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Title
Breath
Additional title: Breath (Choreographic work : Eiko and Koma)
Names
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 (Production company)
National Initiative to Preserve American Dance (Sponsor)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Production company)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999
Place: New York, NY
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7151 ; *MGZIDVD 5-6069 (former)
Topics
Installations (Art) -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Butō
Genres
Video recordings
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Creation/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 Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (18 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Work originally presented as a "living" installation at the Whitney Museum of American Art, from May 28 through June 21, 1998.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY00-F0
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14451192
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a72eedf0-068d-0135-b3fe-069dbf328b86
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1999: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Breath" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a9a62f70-ef97-0133-e081-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Breath" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2017. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a9a62f70-ef97-0133-e081-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1999). Breath Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a9a62f70-ef97-0133-e081-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Breath