Longest Walk

Embodied Installation, Originally Developed for the 2016 RNC Cleveland Directed by Megan Young with Participants Collaborative Artist: Angela Davis Fegan Documentation: Evan Prunty, Megan Young, James Smith Press: Hyperallergic New City Participate in the Longest Walk: Chicago Follow the Facebook event HERE Saturday, April 22nd at 11:45am and Sunday, April 23rd at 3:30pm LONGEST WALK […]

Scores for Distributed Dancing

Directed by Megan Young with Participants Performance/Development Support by Angela Luem New Media Distributed Choreography & Interactive Public Performance Exhibition History: Code/Switch Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery Events in Public Spaces: ISEA, City University of Hong Kong Scores for Distributed Dancing playing cards contain simple logical operators. They are distributed to individuals in a specified public […]

And Me in My Place

Directed by Megan Young with Participants Experimental Movement Portraits, Workplace Events Project Support by Rena Naltas Every body is a place of potential energy and each action is just one point on the trajectory of becoming. In fact, we are always becoming. And Me in My Place begins in the diverse workplaces of Chicago with […]

Unsuccessful Wrestling

Interactive Installation Concept & Design by Megan Young Project Support by Evan Prunty Commissioned by Citizen University, Joy of Voting Media Mentions: Returning the Joy to Voting, The Atlantic Akron Works to Bring Joy to Voting, NPR Weekend Edition   The digital installation pairs two viewer/participants as opponents in virtual space. They engage one another […]

Breakwall

Installation, Interactive Sound Art, and Activated Performance Direction & Design by Megan Young Interactive Sound Design & Programming by Megan Young With Technical Support by Leo Selvaggio The Breakwall project includes several iterations of participatory, open sourced movement and ensemble sound art with the body as instrument. It is an intriguing sonic landscape and alternative […]

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 […]