Min Tanaka: performing at the Jack Smith retrospective exhibition Flaming Creature
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Tanaka, Min (Choreographer)Fuller, Zack (Dancer)Lajko, Felix (Composer)Smith, Jack, 1932-1989 (Artist)Steiner, Charles (Videographer)P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center (Associated name)Vagabond Video (Videographer)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)Tanaka, Min (Dancer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1998-01-11
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2404Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5393 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: improvisational solo dance by Min Tanaka ; sound and additional dance by Zack Fuller ; recorded music by Felix Lajko.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of Min Tanaka, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Venue: Videotaped in performance at P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, N.Y., on January 11, 1998, by Charles Steiner of Vagabond Video.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (62 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionPerformance in an art gallery by the Japanese Butō dancer-choreographer Min Tanaka. Parts of the performance take place in front of a screening of Jack Smith's underground film Flaming creatures (1963).
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F2580NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13681522Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae0662c0-9181-0135-dfd2-518c7086c040
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