Chris Elam

Chris Elam

Chris ElamSpace Grant (2002/2003) Chris Elam, Founding Artistic Director of Misnomer.org, is a critically-acclaimed choreographer and arts technology entrepreneur. Heralded as “a true original” (The New York Times), whose “clarity of vision delights the soul” (The...
Thi Bui

Thi Bui

Thi BuiSpace Grant (2002/2003) Thi Bui was born in Vietnam and came to the United States in 1978 as part of the “boat people” wave of refugees fleeing Southeast Asia at the end of the Vietnam War. Her debut graphic memoir, The Best We Could Do (Abrams ComicArts, 2017)...
Penelope McCourty

Penelope McCourty

Penelope MccourtySpace Grant (2002/2003) Penelope McCourty is an arts administrator, educator and interdisciplinary performing artist who uses movement as her base. She has worked with several locally and nationally known dance performance companies and community arts...
Sam Kim

Sam Kim

Sam KimSpace Grant (2002/2003) In 1991 Kim moved to NYC to attend Barnard College, Columbia University where she earned a B.A. in English summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 1995.  Kim began making dances at 19.  She has been committed to the dance form ever since...
Marisa Sullivan

Marisa Sullivan

Marisa SullivanSpace Grant (2002/2003) Marisa Sullivan is a writer, journalist, performer and producer living in New York City.  Since her 2021 NYC move, she launched her own media company, Marisa Media, LLC, and began writing full-time for PEOPLE.com, also covering...
Joyce Lim

Joyce Lim

Joyce LimSpace Grant (2002/2003) Born and raised in Malaysia, Joyce S. Lim divides her time between Asia and the USA. She has been privileged to witness healing performances in remote villages, study with Masters of traditional dance forms, and perform in a range of...