Ze’eva Cohen

    Grant Recipient

    New York, NY, United States


    Artist Website

    June 15, 2019 - July 6, 2019

    New York, NY, United States

    Ze’eva Cohen is a dancer, choreographer, and dance professor emeritus at Princeton University, where she founded and directed the dance program for forty years. Cohen grew up in Tel Aviv Israel. She traveled to New York in 1963 to study at the Juilliard School with assistance from ACIF and perform with the Anna Sokolow Dance Company. A founding member of NY Dance Theater workshop in the late 60’s, she was later known for her groundbreaking solo repertory performances.
    As choreographer, she worked with her NY dance group and with national and international dance companies, including Boston Ballet, Alvin Ailey Repertory, Inbal and Batsheva dance companies of Israel.
    In 2015 her documentary film: Ze’eva Cohen Creating a Life in Dance was featured in the Dance Camera Festivals both in New York and Los Angeles.


    Artist Media

    https://vimeo.com/zeevacohen/albums