Eiko Otake

Eiko Otake

Biography

Born and raised in Japan, Eiko Otake is a New York-based movement artist, performer, and choreographer who for more than forty years worked as Eiko & Koma. Since 2014, she has directed and performed a solo project, A Body in Places, and, in collaboration with photographer-historian William Johnston, a series of exhibitions showing her dancing in ruined Fukushima, and elsewhere. She teaches an interdisciplinary course about the Atomic Bombings and Nuclear disasters at Wesleyan University and Colorado College.

Events with Eiko Otake

Kitchen Table Translation: Migration, Diaspora, Contexts

04 May 2017
6:30 pm-7:45 pm
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012
B/D/F/M to Broadway Lafayette
W/R to Prince St
6 to Spring St