Mellon Interdisciplinary Research Initiative

2016-2019 (ongoing)
Walker Art Center

Organized by Fionn Meade and Philip Bither with Adrienne Edwards

One-millon dollar grant project supported by the Mellon Foundation to support a three-and-a-half year Interdisciplinary Initiative, from July 2016 through December, 2019  focusing specifically on the intersection of performance, performing arts, and visual arts. The grant enbled deep research projects, comissions and documention towards a deepened understanding of historical boundary-pushing innovation in order to inform and frame a reinvigoration of presentation and production conventions today.

Interdisiplinary Initiative Projects Include: 

Maria Hassabi 
STAGING (2017) 
February 8-February 19. 2017 

Bouchra Ouizguen: Corbeaux (Crows) 
September 24-27, 2017

Laure Provoust
They Are Waiting for You
October 12, 2017–February 11, 2018 gallery exhibition
gallery exhibition and stage performance

Jason Moran
Jason Moran 
gallery exhibition April 26–August 19, 2018
stage performance, Jason Moran with Ryan Trecartin and Lizzie Fitch: Jazz Fest May 18–19, 2018

Copryright Fionn Meade unless otherwise stated