DANCE IN THE DIRTY SOUTH

FROM THE BOTTOM TO THE TOP, DANCE IN THE DIRTY SOUTH

The Museum of Contemporary Art and Presenting Denver Event

Solos, duets and trios to be performed in locations around MCA, that can convey the aesthetic legacies and traditions of Black Culture in the African American South as seen through the lens of contemporary Black musical expression. Occupying all three floors of galleries at MCA Denver, The Dirty South: Contemporary Art, Material Culture, and the Sonic Impulse will make visible the roots of Southern hip hop culture and reveal how the aesthetic traditions of the African American South have shaped visual art and musical expression over the last 100 years.

DANCE IN THE DIRTY SOUTH | DANCE ARTISTS

NEW-WORLD CONTEMPORARY DANSE THEATER

Photo credit | Martha Wirth Photography

LISA ENGELKEN/BREAKING BARRIERS

Photo credit | Martha Wirth Photography

JARRETT RASHID

Photo credit | Martha Wirth Photography

NATALIA ROBERTS

Photo credit | Will Haraldson Photography

school of breaking

Photo Credit | Anna Gunderson Photography

FROM THE BOTTOM TO THE TOP
LIFE IN THE DIRTY SOUTH

Friday Jan 20th at 7:30pm
Saturday Jan 21st at 2pm

Museum of Contemporary Art | Denver

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