Jonah Bokaer is a choreographer and media artist who is also the co-founder of Chez Bushwick and Center for Performance Research, innovative performance spaces in Brooklyn that have hosted a new generation of dance artists and performers. Bokaer combines strategies of collaboration, activism, and public dialogue. He has worked with Merce Cunningham, John Jasperse, David Gordon, Robert Wilson, and Tino Seghal.
Art Work is ongoing series that hosts innovative artists who speak about the artistic process on special evenings at Lang. Students gain access to the intimate workings of some of the most influential artists practicing in the city today. In an intimate setting, the artists detail their creative process, speak about new productions, and examine their most famous works. The series curated by Bonnie Marranca, professor of Theatre at Eugene Lang College.