What escapes computation in interactive Performance?
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Marlon Barrios Solano is a Venezuelan-American Meditation Teacher, Interdisciplinary Artist, Educator and Researcher. With a hybrid background in movement arts, performance studies, new media and psychology he investigates the intersections of cognition, embodiment, awareness and social innovation in healing, care and art practices. He is a Certified Vipassana/Mindfulness Meditation Teacher by Spirit Rock Meditation Center (USA). He studies and practices at Insight Meditation Society (USA) and Beatenberg Meditation Center (Switzerland) under the mentorship of Stephen Batchelor and Chas DiCapua. He is the creator and curator of dance-tech.net, dance-tech.tv and movimiento.org and the producer of the dance-tech interviews.
Marlon was a research associate at the Inter-University of Dance/University of The Arts (UDK/HZT) in Berlin (Germany) from 2013 to 2016. He was also a 2017 Hombroich Fellow (Germany) and ICK Amsterdam researcher in residency 2013-14. He has taught and developed projects in the US, Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and South America.
As a dancer in NYC, he collaborated with choreographers Lynn Shapiro, Merian Soto, Dean Moss and Susan Marshall and with musicians Philip Glass, John Zorn and Erik Friedlander. He has an MFA in Dance and Technology 2004 (new media, performance of improvisation and embodied cognition) from The Ohio State University, USA.
Currently, he teaches his interdiciplinary perspective on dance and new media arts, vipassana meditation and somatic awareness locally and internationally. He is a student of the Somatic Experiencing Certification Program (NYC) and is an e Embodyoga® 200 Hour Teacher (RYT). Since March 2017, he works as a meditation retreat cook and lives at Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA in the US.
Hombroich : Summer Fellows 2017
July 22nd to August 5th
Open days: Saturday, July 29th and Wednesday, August 2nd from 10am to 8 pm
Concept by: Saša Asentić
Xavier Le Roy, Christine De Smedt, Scarlet Yu, Emily Hoffman, Mohamad Abassi, Sebastian Matthias, Alexandre Achour, Jule Flierl, Julia von Leliwa, Marlon Barrios Solano, Gillian Walsh, Guo Rui, Frosina Dimovska,…Continue