She takes us across her experiences with dance, movement studies, psychology of perception (J.J. Gibson) and her experience with video.
Marlon Barrios Solano interviewed the philosopher of Alva Noë in his brief visit to NYC. He explains his line of inquiry on perception and action and why dance (and human movement) is relevant for the understanding of cognition. He also talks about his experience with the Lisa Nelson’s “Tunning Scores” joint workshop and how certain approaches to dance training and composition can collaborate with science and philosophy in generating knowledge from an embodied perspective.
An interview with improvisational dance artist Lisa Nelson for dance-tech.net. Conducted in New York by Marlon Barrios Solano (February 15/2008) and video editing by Ashley A. Friend. Produced by Marlon Barrios Solano LISA NELSON is a dance-maker, improvisational performer, videographer, and collaborative artist who has been exploring the role of the senses in the performance […]