AGNÈS GUILLAUME

AGNÈS GUILLAUME

ALONZO KING

ALONZO KING

APEX

APEX

BANKSY

BANKSY

CAMERON MOBERG

CAMERON MOBERG

CARPENTERS WORKSHOP GALLERY

CARPENTERS WORKSHOP GALLERY

CHAD HASEGAWA

CHAD HASEGAWA

CREATIVE GROWTH

CREATIVE GROWTH

DELPHINE DIALLO

DELPHINE DIALLO

ELISABETH DAYNES

ELISABETH DAYNES

ERIC MICHEL

ERIC MICHEL

FENX

FENX

HILLARY GOIDELL

HILLARY GOIDELL

JEAN-MICHEL OTHONIEL

JEAN-MICHEL OTHONIEL

JET MARTINEZ

JET MARTINEZ

JOHN SANBORN

JOHN SANBORN

KALANI WARE

KALANI WARE

KALIE GRANIER

KALIE GRANIER

KLARI REIS

KLARI REIS

LAST ONES COLLECTIVE

LAST ONES COLLECTIVE

LAUREN NAPOLITANO

LAUREN NAPOLITANO

MARJAN MOGHADDAM

MARJAN MOGHADDAM

MONA CARON

MONA CARON

MONICA CANILAO

MONICA CANILAO

MYRIAM BOULOS

MYRIAM BOULOS

PAZ DE LA CALZADA

PAZ DE LA CALZADA

RACHEL WOLFE-GOLDSMITH

RACHEL WOLFE-GOLDSMITH

RAWDANCE

RAWDANCE

REDHA MEDJELLEKH

REDHA MEDJELLEKH

REMY LAGRANGE

REMY LAGRANGE

SHAWN BULLEN

SHAWN BULLEN

SILVIA GRAV

SILVIA GRAV

SIRRON NORRIS

SIRRON NORRIS

TANIA MOURAUD

TANIA MOURAUD

VICTOR REYES

VICTOR REYES

WOLFGANG BOHUSCH

WOLFGANG BOHUSCH

YORIYAS

YORIYAS

ALONZO KING

EXHIBITION: Through-LINES: The Art of Ballet@836M

DATES: 09/29/2018 - 01/31/2019

COLLECTIONS: GALLERY

CURRENTLY BASED: SAN FRANCISCO, CA

INSTAGRAM: @linesballet

ARTIST WEBSITE: LINESBALLET.ORG

Bio

“The purpose of art is higher than art. What we are really interested in are masterpieces of humanity.”

— ALONZO KING

Alonzo King has been called a visionary choreographer who is altering the way we look at ballet. King calls his works “thought structures” created by manipulating energies that exist in matter through laws, which govern the shapes and movement directions of everything that exists. Named as a choreographer with “astonishing originality” by the New York Times, Alonzo King LINES Ballet has been guided by his unique artistic vision since 1982.

King has worked in the Royal Swedish Ballet, Frankfurt Ballet, Ballet Bejart, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Joffrey Ballet, Alvin Ailey, Hong Kong Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and many others. He has collaborated with distinguished visual artists, musicians, and composers across the globe, including legendary jazz saxophonist Pharaoh Sanders, Hamza al-Din, Pawel Szymanski, Jason Moran, Charles Lloyd, Mezzo-soprano Maya Lahyani, architect Chris Haas, and tabla master Zakir Hussain.

King was honored with a Dance Magazine Award in 2020. In 2019, he received an Honorary Doctorate from The Juilliard School to recognize his significant contribution to the field of dance. Renowned for his skill as a teacher, King was also honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Corps de Ballet International Teacher Conference in 2012. An internationally acclaimed guest ballet master, his training philosophy undergirds the educational programming at the Alonzo King LINES Dance Center of San Francisco, including the pre-professional Training Program, Summer Program, and the BFA Program Dominican University of California.

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PRESS

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, we raise the virtual curtain of…

Word for Word: Forster’s ‘The Machine Stops’, part III – Video artist John Sanborn – Peter Robinson

January 19, 2021

Finally, going out to see a photo exhibition in real life is now possible at the 836M gallery. Closed since mid-March before the inauguration of its…

Photo exhibition at 836M gallery… Just Watch!

August 28, 2020

Postponed until further notice We are very pleased to welcome you on March 19th, 2020 to the opening reception of JustWatch@836M, a group exhibition…

JustWatch at 836M

February 24, 2020

Five years after it first debuted on the lawn at the San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers, sculptor Jean-Michel Othoniel’s sculpture “La Rose des Vents” has been formally granted a…

Intended for short stay, Conservatory of Flowers sculpture to take up permanent residence

February 24, 2020