november, 2019

20nov5:30 pm6:30 pmDisability, Arts, and Culture; a Seminar with Alice Sheppard of Kinetic LightA Conversation Presented by Georgia Tech Arts

Event Details

Get an insider’s view of DESCENT in this seminar with Dr. Alice Sheppard. She will share her research findings and choreographic processes, as well as some of the secrets behind how the work came to be made. Learn more about conversations in disability art and aesthetics, the importance of race and queerness in DESCENT, and the story behind the ramp featured in the performance. Then, spot which of Auguste Rodin’s sculptures appear in the projections and movement vocabulary. You can also learn about the work that went into Kinetic Light’s innovative approach to description for blind and nonvisual audiences with the collective’s groundbreaking new app, Audimance.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.
Ferst Center for the Arts Lobby
This event is FREE – Space is limited, so we encourage you to RSVP to secure your spot.



(Wednesday) 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Ferst Center for the Arts

349 Ferst Drive NW, Atlanta, GA


Georgia Tech Georgia Institute of Technology