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Kate Ladenheim

Fall 2021 & Spring 2023 Artist in Residence, Movement Lab 


Movement Lab

Kate Ladenheim is a choreographer, media designer, and creative technologist. Her work spans interactive installations, media design, performance, and robotics. She researches bodies in motion and how they impact and are impacted by systems of social and technological pressure.

Ladenheim holds an M.F.A. in Media Design Practices from ArtCenter College of Design. She has conducted research in motion interfaces for robotics design at UCLA and was the 2019-2020 Artist in Residence at the Robotics, Automation, & Dance Lab at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Her artistic projects have been presented internationally, including at The Invisible Dog, National Sawdust, GrizzlyGrizzly, Brown University, Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and The Performance Arcade (New Zealand). Her work has been celebrated in Dance Magazine as one of their “25 to Watch” and “Best of 2018.” Ladenheim is currently the Associate Artist-in-Residence at the Maya Brin Institute for New Performance, a faculty position at the University of Maryland in Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies.