Rebecca Bruno is a dance artist working across performance and visual art. Her work investigates awareness, material, language and embodiment in relation to social and environmental change. She received a BA in Dance from the University of California San Diego in 2008 and conservatory training at The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance 2005-2006 and MELT in New York, NY 2008. In 2013 Bruno founded homeLA, a performance project dedicated to dance process in private space working collaboratively with body-based artists and Los Angeles residents. One-person exhibitions of her work have been presented at Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2016); Norton Simon Museum, Los Angeles, CA (2016), the Annenberg Community Beach House, Los Angeles, CA (2015); and PAM Residencies, Los Angeles, CA (2014). Her work has been included in festivals and exhibitions at FOCA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2018); The Neutra Studio and Residence (The VDL House), Los Angeles, CA (2017); Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA (2017); Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (2016), Los Angeles, CA; REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles, CA (2016 and 2014); Pitzer College Kallick Gallery, Claremont, CA (2016); Velaslavasay Panorama, Los Angeles, CA (2016); Live Arts Los Angeles, CA (2015); Elephant Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2015); FahrenheitFLAX, Los Angeles, CA (2014); Machine Projects, Los Angeles, CA (2014); Eden’s Expressway through Movement Research, New York, NY (2014); Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA (2012); Space4Art, San Diego, CA (2011); University Art Gallery, San Diego, CA (2011); Potiker Theatre, San Diego, CA (2009); Sushi, San Diego, CA (2008); Calit2, San Diego, CA (2007); and The LAB, Jerusalem, Israel (2006). Bruno is a recipient of the WORD Grant, Los Angeles (2016); CHIME (Choreographers in Mentorship Exchange) in Southern California Grant (2015); Annenberg Community Beach House Choreographer in Residence Grant (2015); Prix Marcel Duchamp, associate choreographer with Julien Prévieux (2014); Kendall Laurel Liu Dance Award, San Diego, CA (2008); and Stewart Prize in Choreography, San Diego, CA (2005). Bruno collaborates with many artists including Yann Novak, Flora Wiegmann, taisha paggett and WXPT, Mak Kern, Pablo Bronstein, Yael Davids, Kobe Matthys, Yolande Snaith, Monica Bill Barnes, Allyson Green, and Jean Isaacs.

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