Vicky Shick has been involved in the NYC dance community for over three decades. During her years (‘80-‘86) with the Trisha Brown Company, she received a Bessie Award for performance. She has been making dances since the mid 80’s and was honored with a second Bessie Award for her collaborations with artist, Barbara Kilpatrick and sound designer, Elise Kermani. Shick has taught, shown work, created student dances and restaged Brown’s pieces in festivals and at universities, including in her hometown, Budapest. She has collaborated and worked with many others, including Seline Baumgartner, Yoshiko Chuma, Meg Harper, Irene Hultman, Jon Kinzel, Juliette Mapp, Marilyn Maywald Yahel, Jodi Melnick, Jimena Paz, Stephen Petronio, Susan Rethorst and Sara Rudner. In 2015, she was a second-time Movement Research Artist-in–Residence, a 2008-2009 Guggenheim Foundation Fellow, and a 2006 grant recipient from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts.