PETRA EIKO – THE GREEN HEART, choreographed by LEOPOLD NUNAN

Watch here Leopold Nunan’s choreography for artist PETRA EIKO installation on SPRING ART WEEK in LOS ANGELES performed at THE REEF Downtown LA Direction: Petra Eiko Choreography: Leopold Nunan Curator: Marisa Caichiolo Videography: Eric Minh Swenson DANCERS: Jesse Maldonado Beatriz Eugenia Vasquez Ernesto Candelaria Manacop Isla Jones Canel  

Leopold loves Carmen Miranda!

A little homage for our great and unique Brazilian Artist, the phenomenal Carmen Miranda, our pride and joy. Every time that I am homesick, I bring the Carmen’s tropicalia realm into my life. I comforts me. Carmen also brought relief in the 40’s to all the American people while the war was being wrapped. Everyone … Read moreLeopold loves Carmen Miranda!

LEOPOLD AS AN AMAZONIAN “BUMBLEBEE” POISONOUS FROG – BODY ART BY MARISA CAICHIOLO

  “No longer a human being, my breathing was different, faster. I felt vulnerable, a bi-color odd rare and dangerous frog, out of it’s habitat, a prey and in the same time a fierce resourceful hunter. I felt protected by my “Stanislavski” poisonous super powers. Naked but wearing colors, just like my brazilian indigenous roots. No … Read moreLEOPOLD AS AN AMAZONIAN “BUMBLEBEE” POISONOUS FROG – BODY ART BY MARISA CAICHIOLO