Artist Projects

Giant Empty


John Jasperse

Giant Empty is about the relationship between the architectural environment of a set and the physical/emotional state expressed in dance and performance. Jasperse’s aesthetic explores how environment affects behavior and emotion.

Project Updates

  • 2001: Giant Empty is performed at BAM Harvey Theatre in Brooklyn

  • 2002: Giant Empty is performed at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

  • 2003: Giant Empty is performed at the 1st International Festival of Contemporary Dance at the Venice Biennale

  • 2003: Giant Empty is performed at Schaubuhne in Tanz im August in Berlin

  • 2003: Giant Empty is performed at Festival International de Danse in Cannes, France