presentations/ publications

July 30, 2021

Presented the talks: Video Danza Urbana and Videodanza La Sabina during the Festival Contemporáneo Lila López, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

February, 2021

Co-authored the Article: Framing and reframing screendance: A site-specific practice with Heike Salzer under WECrete Productions. Published as part of the book VideoDance Studies: ANALYSIS AND EVOLUTION OF VIDEODANCE, edited by Blas PAYRI Editorial Universitat Politècnica de València.

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Aug, 2020

Co-producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema Virtual Festival with Dancaberta and presenting the lecture “From inception to Production”SSF2020

May, 2019

Co-producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema with Dancaberta at Unicamp.

Presenting a Master class and a workshop on screendance production, University of Campinas, Brazil.

July, 2018

The Independent Women’s Cinema Magazine “Cinemakers” published an article about my collaboration with Rosely Conz in the piece Terrablue.  Screen Shot 2018-07-31 at 6.52.57 PM

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June, 2018

06/11/2018 Presenting the Lecture Demonstration “Blurring the Lines/ the Power of Collaboration” at Universidad de Jalapa, Veracruz, MX.

May, 2018

05/15/18 Co-producing Sans Souci Festival at Roehampton University, UK.

April, 2018

04/27/18 TerraBlue presented during the Lecture Demonstration “Blurring the Lines/An Art Exploration” at the TXST Hispanic Policy Network Symposium.Screen Shot 2018-04-25 at 8.35.05 AM

04/16-17/18 An excerpt of the screendance version of WECreate Ice will be presented at Iuav University of Venice, Venezia VE, Italy. The Italian cultural association VeNe and the international research collective futuremellon/not yet art in partnership with the Theatre and Performing Arts Program-IUAV University of Venice organize an introductory event that seeks to promote the art, practice and theory of screendance.

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03/14 -14/18 Teaching Screendance master classes at Hope University’s Dance Department, Michigan.

September, 2017

09/21-23/17 Co-producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema in conjunction with UnWrap, CU Boulder, Colorado

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09/18/17 – Presenting the Lecture “Site-Specific Screendance” at the Brakhage Center

October, 2016

10/22- 10/23 Co-Producing Sans Souci Festival at the Little Carib, Port of Spain, Trinidad


10/22- 10/23 Teaching workshops at the Little Carib, Port of Spain, Trinidad



September, 2016

09/16- 09/17 Producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema XIII, at the ATLAS Institute, Boulder, CO.

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Co-producing Sans Souci Festival at Teesside University, Big Screen Campus Heart, Middlesbrough, UK


October, 2015 

Teaching at CU Boulder: 10/16 Master Class “A brief history of dance video”and Professional Development “Academia and Arts Production”

10/17 Workshop “Creating dance movement for the camera” with MFA students.

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10/15-10/16 Serving as the third reader for Rosely Conz MFA Thesis

Rosely Conz MFA
Rosely Conz MFA

September, 2015 

09/25- 09/26 Producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema XII, at the ATLAS Institute, Boulder, CO.

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June, 2015 

The Article “Being a Video-Choreographer: Describing the Multifaceted Role of a Choreographer Creating Screendance” was published in the International Journal of Screendance, vol 5.

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This is a conversation between Heike Salzer, Artistic Director of Salts and Ana Baer, Artistic Co-Director of the Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema. They talk about the creative process of a videographer, the Sans Souci Festival, and the importance of screens, audiences and legacy.

June, 2015 

Presentation: “Motion and emotion in heterogeneous geographies- Intersection between choreography and videography”. The University of Edinburgh, John McIntyre Conference Center, UK. 06/12/2015

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May, 2015 

Lecture:”Creating a screendance in a Natural Environment, Improvising, Adapting and everything in between”. Arts and Media, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, UK. 05/14/15

Presenting a Retrospective of Sans Souci as part of Tees Dance Film Festival.           Mima, Middlesbrough, UK. 05/14/15 program

Artistic Residency 05/11/15-05/22/15 choreographing “In a Wink on an Eye” with Teesside University’s Dance Program for the Creative Arts week.


March, 2015

Guest Curator of Tees Dance Film FestivalScreen Shot 2015-06-23 at 1.32.53 PMJune, 2014

Presenting sans souci festival of dance video selection at the Universidad de San Carlos, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 06/06/2014

March, 2014

Co-Producing Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema at the BlueStar Complex, San Antonio, TX with the AtticRep 03/28-29/2014

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February 8-14, 2014                                                                                                           Awarded the Academy for the Visual and Performing Arts’ Guest Artist Initiative grant, to hold an Artistic Residency at Texas A&M University – Department of Health and Kinesiology.

Rehearsing “Threading Memories” for Dance Concert “Perpetual Motion” (2/27/14 – 2/28/14), Texas A&M . Photographer: Marisa Miller                                                                                                                            

October, 2013                                                                                                                  the situation room and fragility were shown October 11 during the Presentation “Creacion Coreografica a partir de Espacios Alternativos” at the University UNIACC in Santiago de Chile.

September, 2013 the situation room and mujeres de juarez were presented September 26-27 during Opening Door Dance Theatre, both pieces incorporate live dance and projecting images.

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fragility selected to screen during Selecion VD-MX September 6, 2013 in Casarrodante, Montevideo Uruguay.SELECCION VD+MX_-1

September, 2013                                                                                                    

Producing Sans Souci festival of Dance Cinema at the ATLAS Institute, Boulder CO. (September 20-21). Picture 5

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