The video installation On Tradition will be screening at TANZRAUSCHEN in Wuppertal in October 2016.
Jo is currently creating On Tradition: the young generation in partnership with theatre junge generation, Dresden. The film and live installation will be part of the opening weekend of the theatre's new building on December 17th 2016.
WORK WITH REFUGEES IN BERLIN
Mobile Dance is working with a team of over 20 artists on a series of projects in four accommodation centres for refugees in Berlin, to find out more visit the project pages JUNCTION and DIESJENSEITS DER PANKE or watch the short film MOTHER made in 2015. Jo is creating a new film with residents of an accommodation centre in Wedding, Berlin which will premiere in November 2016.
In 2015, Jo Parkes was awarded a work and research scholarship from the Berlin senate (culture) is currently in a research and development phase for an intergenerational dance installation for museum/gallery spaces.