February 27, 2021, 5pm
Segue Reading Series:
Miguel Gutierrez & Ishmael Houston‐Jones
Miguel Gutierrez is an artist, educator and Feldenkrais Method practitioner based in Lenapehoking / Brooklyn. Recent performance and music projects include This Bridge Called My Ass and SADONNA: The Brown Ambition Tour. Forthcoming: wearing the masc_k, a new album, THE THINGS YOU SHOULD HAVE DONE, an anthology of writing, and Are You For Sale? a podcast about the ethical entanglements in dance-making and philanthropy.
Ishmael Houston‐Jones is an author, performer, teacher, curator as well as a three-time New York Dance and Performance “Bessie” Award-winning choreographer. His first book was FAT and other stories (Yonkers International Press, 2018). Essays, fiction, interviews, and performance texts have been widely anthologized including Writers Who Love Too Much: New Narrative 1977–1997.
Program support for Artists Space is provided by The Friends of Artists Space, Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, The Cy Twombly Foundation, The David Teiger Foundation, The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, The New York Community Trust, The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, The Stavros Niarchos Foundation, The Willem de Kooning Foundation, The Danielson Foundation, The Fox Aarons Foundation, Herman Goldman Foundation, The Destina Foundation, The Luce Foundation, May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, VIA Art Fund, Arison Arts Foundation, The Chicago Community Fund, The David Rockefeller Fund, The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation, The Jill and Peter Kraus Foundation, The Richard Pousette-Dart Foundation.