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Coldness & Lightness

3/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

Coldness & Lightness features eight dancers who move through a tenuous landscape. Created over a 10-year time span by Ashley Thorndike-Youssef and Peter V. Swendsen, Coldness & Lightness is a visually astute composition that embodies the dimensions of coldness and lightness, and their polarities in sound, visual design, and movement.

Featured Artist(s)
Ashley Thorndike-Youssef
Peter Swendsen

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