SHERWOOD CHEN is a performer who has worked with artists including Grisha Coleman, Yuko Kaseki, Amara Tabor-Smith, Anna Halprin, Min Tanaka, Xavier Le Roy, l’agence touriste, inkBoat / Ko Murobushi, Arcane Collective and Sara Shelton Mann.
Sherwood leads workshops in studio and in natural and urban landscapes internationally, and has taught in spaces including Ménagerie de Verre, Oficina Cultural Oswald de Andrade, Independent Dance / Siobahn Davies Studios, K3 Tanzplan, SESC Mato Grosso, Chez Bushwick, ODC Dance Commons, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Dock 11, UC Berkeley, Arlequi and Earthdance.
He has been an artist in residence in places including the Headlands Center for the Arts, ODC, Fazenda São João, École des Sables, Cap Quinze in Marseille, Cultural Exchange Station in Tábor (CESTA), Dans Les Parages / Cie Christophe Haleb and Point Éphémère.
For over twenty years, he has contributed to Body Weather research initiated by Tanaka and his colleagues.
Photo: Mark McBeth / Ernesto Sopprani