deFINE ART: Dance meets design: World premiere of Jonah Bokaer's ode to human resilience

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, February 12, 2014


Jonah Bokaer (b. 1981, Ithaca, New York) is an international choreographer and media artist. Born to Tunisian and American parents, he is the author of 30 choreographies, 10 videos, three motion-capture works, three interactive installations, two mobile applications and one film, which have been produced throughout North America, Europe and Asia. His works are often created to interact with museum spaces.

On the Web

Choreographed events

  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • New Museum, New York
  • MoMA PS1, New York
  • Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art , North Adams
  • Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Spain
  • MUDAM Luxembourg

New commissions

  • Ludwig Múzeum Budapest - Kortárs Művészeti Múzeum, Hungary
  • LVMH Group Foundation, Paris
  • BAM Next Wave Festival, New York