Movement Lab's Featured Artist Marianela Boán is an internationally acclaimed and award winning choreographer. She will be in conversation with Marlène Ramírez-Cancio about her artistic practice and journey. Join us to gain insight into her practice, and her continuous drive to create and push boundaries.
This conversation will take place in Spanish with English subtitles. Live questions/comments are welcome in either language and will be answered at the end of the conversation.
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Marlène Ramírez-Cancio is the director of EMERGENYC, an incubator for emerging artists-activists in New York City and beyond, focused on developing the voice and artistic expression of people of color, women, and LGBTQAI+ folks. Offering varied entry points into art and activism, EMERGENYC prioritizes process, discovery, and reflection, fostering a brave space for experimentation and risk-taking, and challenging dominant narratives through artistic cultural resistance. She originally created the program in 2008 at NYU’s Hemispheric Institute, where she was Associate Director of Arts and Media, forging spaces of creative inquiry and critical practice that enlivened struggles for justice in the Americas.