Press

The New York Times

August 12, 2021

3 Art Gallery Shows to See Right Now

Lizania Cruz on the art of gathering testimonies; Arcmanoro Niles’s brilliantly hued portraits; and “Counter Flags” takes on the symbols of nationalism.

The New York Times

August 3, 2021

Abrons Arts Center’s Fall Season Celebrates Trailblazers

Highlights include a photography exhibition on female leaders in public housing and a contemporary play about the life of Mary Shelley, the author of “Frankenstein.”

Vogue

June 18, 2021

keiyaA on the Role Hair Plays in Her Artistic Expression

In honor of Juneteenth, the musician keiyaA is releasing a video compilation of her recent performance at the St. Augustine Church in New York, the only church in the city that has left its slave galleries—a separate part of the church where enslaves people could view the service—in place.

The New York Times

May 21, 2021

Review: A Synergistic Duo Takes Back the Power of ‘Gloria’

Molly Lieber and Eleanor Smith present their latest work, a fierce, feminist look at objectification at Abrons Arts Center’s outdoor Amphitheater.

The New York Times

April 14, 2021

A Choreographer Diving Into Grief Looks to Whales

In a haunting new digital work, “Whale Fall,” Mayfield Brooks mourns Black bodies.

The New York Times

February 9, 2021

What’s a Dance Theater Without an Audience?

A food pantry or a place to vote — or a place to make dance with different expectations: “What we’ve taken off the table is the pressure of the result.”

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