Anna Sperber

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Anna Sperber is a native of Brooklyn, New York., where she is currently based. She is a 2006-07 Movement Research Artist In Residence, and a recipient of NYSCA Dance Program Public Commissioning Funds. Her work has been presented in venues throughout NYC including Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church, Movement Research at Judson Church, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, the 92nd St. Y Harkness Dance Center , Dixon Place, Joyce SoHo, and Chez Bushwick (at Shtudio Show and The Ronald Feldman Gallery). She has an ongoing collaborative relationship with her husband, artist and musician, Peter Kerlin. Sperber, with composer Mario Diaz de Leon and Video artist Jay King collaborated on cinema installation Cutting and Joining, 2005. Anna holds a BFA from SUNY Purchase. As a performer she has worked with Julie Atlas Muz , Isabel Lewis , Beth Gill, The Brooklyn Adult Recorder Choir , and participated in the Movement Research Improvisation Festival 2004: Improvisation is Hard. In addition to her own work, Anna currently dances with Juliette Mapp, and runs Brazil, a studio and informal performance space in Bushwick, Brooklyn.