Motion Bank Project

The new Motion Bank public website and Deborah Hay's Using the Sky are online.

Find the pre-release of Using the Sky (beta version 1.2) under Scores/ Deborah Hay.

We will continue to add material, develop and refine what is there. Feedback is welcome.


A portable version of Hay's exhibit now at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, TX
software conceived and designed by Eric Gould and Rachel Strickland.








Turn Your F*^king Head to be produced and distributed by Routledge by the end of 2014.

Turn Your F*^king Head is an hour documentary made in 2012 by British filmmaker Becky Edmunds, about Deborah Hay's last Solo Performance Commissioning Project at the Findhorn Community Foundation, near Inverness, Scotland. With a poetic certainty Edmunds follows the process by which Hay transmits and coaches the same solo dance to 20 individuals dancer/choreographers, from 11 different countries, during 10 consecutive days. The film is now included in the Routledge Performance Archive.

Independent Dance is delighted to announce the launch of the Deborah Hay SPCP 2012 Documentary DVD by Becky Edmunds.

'Turn Your F^*king Head
’ will be available to buy from Routledge. Click here for details.

DVD Launch Event details: Saturday 6 September Siobhan Davies Studios 85 St George’s Road London SE1 6ER

6.30pm | Turn Your F^*king Head Screening
8.15pm | The Continuity of Discontinuity - Deborah Hay Performative Talk.

Tickets and details to follow. Please contact if you require further information, or visit










Perception Unfolds: Looking at Deborah Hay’s Dance, organized by the Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin; curator, Annette DiMeo Carlozzi

For more about the show, link here:

For information about presenting Perception Unfolds: Looking at Deborah Hay’s Dance at your university or museum venue, please contact Gabriela Truly, Director of Collections and Exhibitions, Blanton Museum of Art, at or 512 471 9203.




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