Cloud of Whiteness

Interactive Sculpture, Environment & Performance Space Concept, Design & Direction by Megan Young Performance by Gregory King & Leila Khoury Project Iterations Nuclear Winter: In Collaboration with Gregory King & Angela Davis Fegan Chimeric Whiteness, Or Nightmares Passing as Normal: In Collaboration with Chicago Artists and Audiences Exhibition History: Elevate Dance Chicago, Chicago DanceMakers Forum Ammerman […]

Space for Myself

Media Performance Direction by Megan Young Collaborative Choreography with Emily Thompson Digital & Interaction Design by Megan Young Exhibition History: Playhouse Square Center   How have our virtual identities shifted our sense of self? This duet of live and projected bodies considers identity formation in the digital age. Collaborative development explores movement habits, insecurities, and […]

Longest Walk

Embodied Installation & Public Monument Concept & Direction by Megan Young Print Artifacts by Angela Davis Fegan Project Support by Evan Prunty & Participants Press: Hyperallergic New City Ideastream The Post Exhibition History:  Temporal and Corporeal: A Broad Scope of Performance Art Revolution at Point Zero: Feminist Social Practice Exhibition Open Engagement Chicago: Justice 2016 […]

‘To Be Two’

Adaptive/Responsive Performance Installation Concept & Direction by Megan Young Developed with Rebecca Burcher, Julia Smith, Emily Thompson Dramaturgy by Misty Luminais Sound Design by Megan Young Performance by: Tuli Bera, Rebecca Burcher, Angela Luem, Caitlin Rafferty, Saulaman Schlegel,Julia Smith, and Emily Thompson, with audience Exhibition History Links Hall, 40th Anniversary Season DCASE 2016 SpinOff Series […]

Breakwall

Interactive Sound Installation & Ensemble Performance Concept, Direction & Interactive Design: Megan Young Collaborative Performance Development: Angela Luem, Caitlin Rafferty Materials: Sand, paper, wood, piezo (contact) microphone, audio interface, and Mac mini with custom Max MSP software patch Exhibition History: Ingenuity Cleveland Musical Gesture as Creative Interface (Porto, Portugal) Risk: Empathy, Art and Social Practice […]

Waist High & Elbow Deep

Audience Directed Performance Concept and Direction by Megan Young Music Composition & Performance by Megan Elk Selected Exhibition History: Chicago Cultural Center Salonathon Center for Applied Theater & Active Culture Lubeznik Center for the Arts Links Hall, THAW Chicago Home Theater Festival     Waist High & Elbow Deep presents performers as surrogates, objects, and […]

MegLouise danst Rosas

Interventions in Public Space Experimental Video (2014) 4:20 Minutes Direction/Cinematography/Editing by Megan Young After Choreography by Anne Teresa De Keesmaeker (Open Sourced) Learn more about the Re:Rosas Project Exhibition History: Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Lubeznik Center for the Arts Salonathon at Beauty Bar Links Hall THAW 2014 Jackalope Coffee & Tea La Catrina Cafe […]

Watching Brief

Immersive/Responsive Installation Design & Development by Megan Young Interactive Design Support by Leo Selvaggio Devised Performance Collaborators: Allison Anich, Angela Luem, Caitlin Rafferty, and Kelly Skala Exhibition History: Links Hall Chicago Cultural Center Weisman Award Exhibition, Columbia College Chicago Media Mentions: Chicago Examiner Preview Arts Intercepts Review Watching Brief exposes then excavates physical and mental […]