Fluid canvas [and] Split sides, 2003-12-6Additional title: Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)King, John, 1953 November 28- (Composer)King, John, 1953 November 28- (Instrumentalist)Downie, Marc (Designer)Eshkar, Shelley (Artist)Kaiser, Paul, 1956- (Artist)Heishman, Robert (Designer)Yass, Catherine, 1963- (Designer)Ingalls, James F. (Designer)Hall, James, 1799 or 1800-1854 (Costume designer)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Chen, Ashley (Dancer)Cunningham, Paige (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrian, Cheryl (Dancer)Radiohead (Musical group) (Composer)Sigur Rós (Musical group) (Composer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)Festival d'automne à Paris (Associated name)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2003-12-06
Table of ContentsIntroduction (4 min.) -- Fluid canvas (32 min.) -- Split sides (45 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3640
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.Creation/production credits: Fluid canvas: music (Longtermparking) written and performed by John King; video design (Lifelike) by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.Creation/production credits: Split sides: music by Radiohead and Sigur Rós; decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.Venue: Recorded 2003 December 6 Theatre de la Ville, Paris, France.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (PAL) (81 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThis performance was part of the Festival d'automne a Paris. The recording begins with Merce introducing the pieces in French. The performance of Fluid canvas begins at 4 min. into video.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20295828Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eccba6d0-314e-0132-5a77-3c075448cc4b
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