Jodi Melnick | Gibney Resident Artist
Week of October 23, 2019
Making space for
Jodi Melnick

Jodi Melnick

Jodi’s recent work has been presented at BAM, City Center, Joyce Theater, NYLA, and The Dublin Dance Festival. She created and performed a solo with choreographer Trisha Brown and continue to collaborate with artists Sara Rudner, John Jasperse, Beth Gill, Jon Kinzel, Vicky Shick, Rashaun Mitchell, David Neumann, and Jillian Pena. Awards: 2016-2017 LMCC Extended Life, 2014 Doris Duke Impact, 2012 Guggenheim Fellow, Jerome Robbins New Essential Works, Foundation for Contemporary Arts Award, and two Bessies. Interacting with students continues to be integral to her artistic development. Currently, Jodi teaches at Barnard College, NYU Tisch, Sarah Lawrence College, and The Trevor Day School.