Jaamil Kosoko | Gibney Resident Artist
Week of November 21, 2019
Making space for
Jaamil Kosoko

Jaamil Kosoko

Jaamil Kosoko is a Nigerian-American choreographer and performance artist originally from Detroit, MI. Kosoko is a 2017-2019 Princeton Arts Fellow and a 2017 Cave Canem Poetry Fellow. Kosoko’s work has toured throughout Europe having appeared in major festivals including Moving in November (Finland), TakeMeSomewhere (UK), SICK! (UK), Tanz im August (Berlin), Oslo Internasjonale Teaterfestival (Norway), Zurich MOVES! (Switzerland), Beursschouwburg (Belgium) and Spielart Festival (Munich). Publications include two chapbooks: Animal in Cyberspace and Notes on An Urban Kill-Floor, and poetry published in The American Poetry Review, The Dunes Review, The Interlochen Review, The Broad Street Review, Silo Literary and Visual Arts Magazine.