Jess Curtis

Jess Curtis is an award-winning choreographer and performer committed to an art-making practice informed by experimentation, innovation, critical discourse and social relevance at the intersections of fine art and popular culture. In 2000, Curtis founded his own trans-continental performance company, Jess Curtis/Gravity, based in Berlin and San Francisco. Curtis is active as a writer, advocate and community organizer in the fields of contemporary dance and performance, and teaches accessible Dance, Contact Improvisation and Interdisciplinary Performance courses throughout the US and Europe. He holds an MFA in Choreography and a Ph.D. in Performance Studies from the University of California at Davis.

Mar 21, 2019
Describing Dances: Increasing Access for Blind and Visually Impaired Audiences

Oct 01, 2018
Speak: Beyond Gravity

Jan 01, 2014
SPEAK: Performing Science: Dancing by Numbers

Mar 01, 2009
Jérôme Bel and Myself: A Choreographer Interrogating Dance

Mar 01, 2009
The Symmetry Project: A non-linear, graphic embodiment of our performance process

Mar 01, 2007
Under The Radar; Discovering our Sameness