Object manipulators Erica Mott and Meredith Miller team up for a double-bill at Links Hall, January 28-30. Sid Smith writes a preview for SeeChicagoDance.com in which both women discuss the mood and impetus behind their work. SeeChicagoDance Newsletter The Victory Project Download as a PDF.
“I’ve rigged the nozzle so that there’s lipstick inside that comes out,” Mott said. “The idea is to explore the mundane and the fantastic and how you might find the magic within the mundane. I’m also working with objects that can have multiple meanings. A gas nozzle as a gun, as an applicator and as a dance partner. – Erica Mott