Position: Member
Categories: FRANCE
Curator, art historian, and dramaturg, Lou Forster works at the intersection of dance and human sciences. In 2014, he initiates an ambitious project about the choreographer Lucinda Childs. He curates the first retrospective exhibition about her work, and supports the donation of the choreographers’ papers at the Centre national de la danse (CN D). He is currently writing his dissertation at the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS). Since 2018, his knowledge about dance benefits from the research program “Chorégraphies” of the Institut national d’histoire de l’art (INHA) where he works as PhD fellow. He graduated (1st cycle) from Kinetography Laban at Conservatoire national de musique et de danse de Paris in 2020. In 2010, he founded with the choreographer Lenio Kaklea, abd to develop projects that explore the intersection of dance, research and critical theory.