project by Michael Reiley McDermott and his collaborator Monica Gentile
@ Glogauer str.16 10999 Berlin
GlogauAIR artist-in-residence Michael Reiley McDermott along with his collaborator, Monica Gentile will lead a two-part talk and guided Soundwalk along the Maybachufer. Their project, Listening Bodies, pairs Deep Listening and Somatic Body practices. This event is presented by GlogauAIR and SomoS.
Listening Bodies is a teaching framework developed by Italian choreographer and Movement Researcher Monica Gentile and American composer and sound artist Michael Reiley McDermott. Their work includes exercises in Movement Research/dance improvisation and partnering, Deep Listening, breathing techniques, sound-walks, guided meditations, mindfulness of listening and singing performance scores. Listening Bodies integrates Monica and Michael’s interest in physiology, anatomy, somatic practices, paleontology, evolutionary biology, neuroscience, and artificial intelligence.
17:00: Meet at GlogauAIR for pre-walk warmup and talk
18:00 - 19:00: Silent Soundwalk
19:00 - 20:00: Post walk discussion at SomoS.