Sarah Michelson is a New York-based dancer and choreographer. Her works include For James Tyson, The Kitchen, New York, NY (2015); Tournamento, The Walker Art Center (2015); Four, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2014; Value Talks, MoMA, New York, NY (2014); Devotion Study #1: The American Dancer (2012); and Devotion (2011). Michelson has been awarded two “Bessies”, one for choreography and one for Visual Design in collaboration with Parker Lutz and Davison Scandrett. Her awards also include a Guggenheim Fellowship; Foundation for Contemporary Arts Award, the 2006 Alpert Award in Dance; support from Creative Capital, Jerome Foundation, NYFA Fellowship, BUILD, Mid-Atlantic’s USAI, AMC Live Music for Dance, the MAP Fund, NDP, NPN, the Sophie and Leonard Davis Fund, and the Yellow House Fund.
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