The Relationship Between a Floor a Fish and Gravity

Merce Cunningham, a soloist in Martha Graham’s company developed a working relationship with musician John Cage.

Music and dance were created separately and simply occupied the same space at the same time in performance.

“It decentralized space, created unexpected and often witty combinations of body parts in movement”

Reference

Sally Banes, Democracys Body: Judson Dance Theatre, 1962-1964

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