Lydia Mokdessi

Lydia Mokdessi is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer from Chicago, Illinois. Her performance work has been presented by Gibney Dance, Movement Research, Triskelion Arts, Fourth Arts Block, Dixon Place, and Brooklyn Arts Exchange and she is currently collaborating with choreographers Emie Hughes and Buck Wanner and performer/musician Benjamin Wagner. She is editor of Culturebot and her writing has appeared in New York Live Arts Context Notes, American Realness Reading, Baryshnikov Arts Center BAC Stories, and Movement Research Critical Correspondence. She is co-organizer of Community of Practice, an initiative for early-career artists and writers supported by University Settlement.

Articles by Lydia Mokdessi


Maria Hassabi's STAGED

In framing slowness for the stage, Hassabi invites viewers to stop walking past her

review   *   Lydia Mokdessi   *   October 19 2016