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Maker(s):Childs, Lucinda
Culture:American (1940-)
Title:Score for Dance #2 from "DANCE," in collaboration with Phillip Glass and Sol LeWitt, BAM, November 1979 from Artifacts at the End of a Decade
Date Made:1979
Materials:Offset lithograph on paper
Measurements:Sheet: 13 15/16 in x 17 in; 35.4 cm x 43.2 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE/DATE: front, lwr. r. (black ink): Lucinda Child 1979; TITLE: front, upp. r. (black ink): Solo II
Accession Number:  UM 1986.71.6
Credit Line:Purchase with funds from the UMass Alumni Association and Robert D. Watson, in memory of Mary Watson
Museum Collection:  University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

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Lucinda Childs' DANCE, is an important collaboration between Childs's choreography, Sol LeWitt's art and Philip Glass's music. "It's widely known for breaking ground" in this mixture, wrote IndyWeek in 2017, "LeWitt, known for enormous wall-sized paintings, spliced and stacked images of Childs's dancers to create a literal motion picture that the dancers onstage movred with." Childs became a leader in abstract minimalism with Glass (she also choreographed Einstein on the Beach) and was awarded the 2017 Scripps Award from the American Dance Festival.


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