How We Remember: Judson Dance Theater at the Museum of Modern Art

How We Remember: Judson Dance Theater at the Museum of Modern Art

Published in PAJ (MIT Press)

The Museum of Modern Art’s exhibition Judson Dance Theater: The Work is Never Done is centrally an invocation of the zeitgeist of that historical moment and the artists who helped shape it. Written into the show’s title as well as the curation as a whole, the exhibition’s implicit inquiry is: how do we look back from where we are; what does that time tell us about our times? And for those who accept the invitation: what might the creative action of that fertile and contentious era ask us of being and acting in our own?

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