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Chimera Foundation for Dance

Overview
Works: 20 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 121 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Children's films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Children's television programs  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Biography 
Classifications: PN1997, 531.11
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Most widely held works by Chimera Foundation for Dance
Dance as an art form( Visual )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows excerpts of several styles of modern dance illustrating the concepts of motion, space, time, and shape: Body, filmed in studio & outdoors illustrates Louis' statement "everybody can dance", Motion shows everyday movements can be sensed and transformed into dance, Space explores space both inside and around the human body, Time progresses from the traditional musical definition of time and expands to concepts of timing, span and speed and Shape reveals the dancer as a sculptor
Motion by Catherine Adda( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes movement in the art of dance. Shows how commonplace actions can be sensed and then transformed through selection, arrangement and skillful performance. Leaves the viewer with an understanding of the motional basis underlying dance
Time by Virginia Powers Leftwich( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the dancers' awareness of duration, the sensing of "how long", the consciousness of span, of speeds, of pause, and the overlap of past and present
Space by Phelim McDermott( Visual )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animation and live action are used to give a visual picture of space both inside and outside the dancer's body
Shape by Rene Michel-Trapaga( Visual )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the sculptural dynamics of the dancer's body. Reveals the dancer as a sculptor who uses his own body as the medium, molding and transforming himself into forms that lend their force to the eloquence of dance
The Body as an instrument( Visual )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présentation du corps humain considéré comme instrument chorégraphique. Examen du corps du danseur depuis les exercices en studio jusqu'aux performances en spectacle. Exploration de la diversité des dimensions, des formes, des statures et des mimiques du corps. Musique électronique d'Alwin Nikolais
Dance as an art form : the body as an instrument( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body, filmed in studio & outdoors, illustrates Louis' statement "everybody can dance."
The body as an instrument (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nikolais-Louis scrapbooks: Programs( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Motion( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation du mouvement en sol pris comme medium de la danse. Demonstration de la comprehension et de la transformation de differentes activites ordinaires en formes artistiques grace a la selection, a l'arrangement et a l'interpretation scenique des mouvements
Time( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation du temps comme element et limite choregraphique. Cette conscience de la duree chez le danseur permet la quantification de la duree, la conscience de l'etendue, des vitesses, des pauses et du chevauchement du passe et du present dans le moment actuel
Shape( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation de la dynamique sculpturale du corps du danseur. Necessite pour le danseur de se donner un nombre considerable de formes au cours d'une meme choregraphie, en utilisant son propre corps comme medium a modeler et a transformer
Time (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Space (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Motion (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Body as an instrument( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation du corps humain considere comme instrument choregraphique. Examen du corps du danseur depuis les exercices en studio jusqu'aux performances en spectacle
Nikolais-Louis scrapbooks : itineraries( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Space( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presentation du concept de l'espace en choregraphie. Observation de danseurs modelant et delimitant l'espace environnant, le formant en surfaces et en volumes, en directions et en distances
Shape (Motion picture)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nikolais-Louis scrapbooks: Press originals( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (44)