Tag: eiko otake

What Wendy's Watching: Eiko's Haunting Vision Comes to the Met

Eiko Otake has been half of the famed duo Eiko & Koma for many years. They created other-worldly, slow-motion dreamscapes, for which they received a 2006 Dance Magazine Award. Recently Eiko has embarked on a solo project, A Body in Places, which landed on my Best of 2016 list (scroll down to “miscellaneous bests.”) Now […]

To Celebrate Our 90th Birthday, We Took a Trip Down Memory Lane

It’s our 90th anniversary! To celebrate, we excavated some of our favorite hidden gems from the DM Archives—images that capture a few of the moments in time we’ve documented over the decades. Ted Shawn surveys the construction of the Jacob’s Pillow theater, 1942 Courtesy DM Archives Trisha Brown (right) and company walking on the Great […]