Week of January 21, 2019
Making space for

Category: General

Announcing Gibney’s New Curatorial Director, Eva Yaa Asantewaa and a New Presenting Model

GIBNEY NAMES EVA YAA ASANTEWAA CURATORIAL DIRECTOR NEWLY CREATED POSITION EXPANDS GIBNEY’S PRESENTING AND PUBLIC PERFORMANCE MODEL Leading performing arts and social justice nonprofit organization Gibney has appointed longtime arts commentator, esteemed curator and NYC cultural leader Eva Yaa Asantewaa to the newly created position of Curatorial Director. In this role, Yaa Asantewaa will lead […]

GLOBAL CAR: RWANDA 2017 Gibney Dance Company

Gibney Dance Company returned to Rwanda in December 2017 to collaborate once again with Itorero Amahoro, a dance cooperative in Gisenyi, Rwanda, followed by a performance of contemporary work at the East African Nights of Tolerance Festival (EANT) in Kigali. Supported by a grant from the Mid Atlantic Arts foundation, this Global Community Action Residency unites the many […]

Statement on Sexual Harassment

Dear Gibney Community, Ensuring that our space is safe for all who enter is a top priority for Gibney. In light of the recent public discourse regarding sexual assault and harassment in the arts and entertainment industries, we wanted to take a moment to address these topics with you, our community. Abuse of power, invasion […]

#GivingTuesday 2018

This #GivingTuesday, we are celebrating YOU! November 28, 2017 is the sixth annual #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. This #GivingTuesday is special for two reasons: Starting at 8:00 am EST on November 28, Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are matching up to […]