WEB-APP : Material for the Spine

Une étude du mouvement

Authors : Baptiste Andrien, Florence Corin, Steve Paxton

Language : EN, FR

Translation : Denise Luccioni

Topics : Pedagogy and transmission

Publisher : Editions Contredanse

Year of publication : 2008, 2019

EAN : 9 782930 1462294, 9 782930 1462294

The online interactive publication www.materialforthespine.com presents the technique developed by American dancer Steve Paxton through more than 4 hours of video content.

Price :  25.00

This digital publication includes over four hours of exercises and theory on Material for the Spine, a technique developed by Steve Paxton in 1986. Paxton uses original videos that combine physical exploration, motion capture sequences, extracts from lectures, and archival footage of performances to present the fruit of years of research dealing with concepts such as gravity, weight, walking, and improvisation. This inspiring interactive tool and meditative study is now available online !

This is the technological adaptation of the DVD-ROM under the same name, published in 2008 by Contredanse Editions.

Interface and web development by Emeric Florence & Sébastien Vanvelthem.


Material for the Spine – WEB-APP 

Material for the Spine – Trailer


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