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What the Body Remembers. Dance Heritage Today
Exhibition The Century of Dance, performances, discursive programme, campus

Fase, Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich, 1982
a choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker
Photo © Jean Luc Tanghe

Zwei Giraffen tanzen Tango - Bremer Schritte (Two Giraffes Dance Tango – Bremen Steps)
Gerhard Bohner / Helge Letonja
steptext dance project / Theater Bremen
Photo © M. Menke

Xavier Le Roy
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Photo © Matthew Septimus

Reconstruction AFECTOS HUMANOS
Dore Hoyer, 1962 / Susanne Linke, 1987
Dance Renate Graziadei
Photo © Oliver Look

Pol Pi
Photo © Marc Domage

Fase, Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich, 2018
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker
Photo © Anne Van Aerschot

Dancer of the Future
Mirjam Sögner
Photo © Fabian Uitz

Danse Macabre. Totentanz II (Dance of Death I)
Mary Wigman
Theater Osnabrück
Photo © Jörg Landsberg

Reconstructions of works by Lucinda Childs
by Ruth Childs
Photo © Mehdi Benkler

Sur le fil
Cie Nacera Belaza
Photo © Claudia Pajewsk

Jours étranges
Dominique Bagouet / Catherine Legrand
Photo © Caroline Ablain

Angst und Geometrie (Fear and Geometry)
Gerhard Bohner
Theater Bielefeld
Photo © Joseph Ruben

Ernest Berk - The Complete Expressionist
Christoph Winkler
Photo © Dieter Hartwig

Tread, 1970
Merce Cunningham
Stephen Petronio Company
Photo © Ian Douglas

The Sick Dancer, 2018
Takao Kawaguchi & Tomomi Tanabe
Photo © Masabumi Kimura

Mary Wigman, drawing for Le Sacre du Printemps, 1957
Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Mary-Wigman-Archiv Nr. 969
© Deutsches Tanzarchiv Köln

Dance Mask by Victor Magito, 1926
Photo © Susanne Fern, Deutsches Tanzarchiv Köln

Valeska Gert, approx.1925
Photographer unknown

Valeska Gert, Japanische Groteske, without date
Photographer unknown
Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Valeska-Gert-Archiv

Josephine Baker arriving at the central airport Berlin-Tempelhof, 14 May 1959
Press photo © Deutsches Tanzarchiv Köln, Bestand 225, Archiv Josephine Baker