Cloud of Whiteness

Interactive Sculpture, Environment & Performance Space Concept, Design & Direction by Megan Young Performance by Gregory King & Leila Khoury Exhibition History: Ammerman Center for Arts & Technology, Connecticut College SPACES Gallery, First 100+ Days The Current Sessions Vol VII: On Resistance Media Mentions: CAN Journal Plain Dealer This interactive installation and performance piece is […]

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 […]

Breakwall

Interactive Sound Installation & Ensemble Performance Concept, Direction & Interactive Design: Megan Young 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 Exhibition (GASP Fair) Site: Lab at ArtPrize […]

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 […]

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

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 Performers: Alex Borgen, Isabelle Collazo, Penelope Hearne, Chih Hsien Lin, Angela Luem, Meghan Murphy-Sanchez, Caitlin Rafferty, Emily Rose, Kelly Skala, and Amanda Time Megan Young’s iteration of the seminal work, Rosas […]

Watching Brief

Immersive/Responsive Installation Design & Development by Megan Young With Collaborators: Allison Anich, Angela Luem, Caitlin Rafferty, and Kelly Skala Interactive Design Support by Leo Selvaggio Watching Brief exposes then excavates physical and mental boundaries, contexts and movement artifacts. Proximity, contact, and conversation become triggers for interactive vignettes. Press: PREVIEW OF WATCHING BRIEF REVIEW OF WATCHING […]

‘To Be Two’

Direction by Megan Young With Performers Rebecca Burcher, Julia Smith, Emily Thompson Misty Luminais, Dramaturge Sound Design, Megan Young An immersive movement experience constructed by audience with performers, ‘To Be Two’ considers the tenuous space between where embodiment ends and all others begin. It mirrors the messy and muddled construction of self in real life […]