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Art @ Tongva: New Dance Work by Mecca Vazie Andrews

  • Tongva Park 1615 Ocean Avenue Santa Monica, CA, 90401 United States (map)
Photo credit: Danny Liao

Photo credit: Danny Liao

Choreographer Mecca Vazie Andrews and The MOVEMENT movement perform work created and adapted for Tongva Park.  Andrews describes the work as “…a conscious exploration of time and connectivity for a new cultural age.”
 
Mecca Vazie Andrews is an artist, dancer, choreographer, and educator. She has choreographed and performed for film, theater, and music videos, creating work for LA Contemporary Dance Company, Joffrey Ballet School, Daft Punk, Walk the Moon, Basement Jaxx, Ari Up, Venus and the Moon, Ricki Lake, Berlei, and many others.
 
The MOVEMENT movement was established by Andrews in 2007 with the mission to develop location-inspired, diversity-embracing and activism-motivated alternative performance experiences. Mecca has shared work at museums, galleries and artful happenings including Pacific Standard Time, REDCAT, The Art of Elysium, 356 Mission Rd., LACMA, SMMOA, The Hammer Museum, LACE, and the Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Division.