BreathAdditional title: Breath (Choreographic work : Eiko and Koma)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Pantzer, Jerry (Videographer)Pantzer, Jerry (Director)Pantzer, Jerry (Editor)Poitras, Scott (Lighting designer)Yokobosky, Matthew (Curator)Eiko and Koma (Choreographer)Eiko and Koma (Performer)Eiko and Koma (Designer)Whitney Museum of American Art (Event place)National Initiative to Preserve American Dance (Funder)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1998-06-08Date Created: 1998-06-15Place: New York, NY
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7151 ; *MGZIDVD 5-6069 (former)
TopicsInstallations (Art) -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)Butō
NotesCreation/production credits: [choreographed and performed] by Eiko & Koma.Version identification: For a more cinematic edit of this performance, see *MGZIC 9-5965 Breath.Creation/production credits: Commissioned by the Whitney Museum of American Art, curated by Matthew Yokobosky ; environment and video, Eiko & Koma ; lighting, Eiko & Koma, Scott Poitras ; assistants to Eiko & Koma, Kozue Oshiro, Tetsuma Shimizu.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, on June 8 and 15, 1998 ; video photographed and directed by Jerry Pantzer ; editing, Jerry Pantzer and Eiko & Koma, with AVID supervising editor François Bernadi. Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Funding: This project was made possible by a grant from the National Initiative to Preserve America's Dance (NIPAD), a program under the umbrella SAVE AS: DANCE, underwritten by The Pew Charitable Trusts and administered at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.Funding: The assistance of New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts is gratefully acknowledged.Additional physical form: DVD, transferred from Digital Betacam cassette.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (18 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionWork originally presented as a "living" installation at the Whitney Museum of American Art, from May 28 through June 21, 1998.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY00-F0NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14451192Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a72eedf0-068d-0135-b3fe-069dbf328b86
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