Alexis began working with dancer Eiko Otake as a student at Wesleyan. Their dance films and video installation collaborations for Eiko’s, A Body in Placeshave been shown at Danspace Project, Dance for Camera Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, River To River Festival, and Portland Institute of Contemporary Art. Alexis’s own video installation about the Očeti Sakowin water protector camp (on Standing Rock Sioux territory), Recursion 1 & 2, was included in Eiko’s 2017 March 11 Fukushima memorial at the Cathedral. Their performances together have been presented by the Cathedral, Temple University, and American Dance Festival.

 

The Duet Project: distance is malleable

Lightly edited archival footage of an excerpt from this performance at American Dance Festival (July 2019)

A Body in the East Village, 2016 (featured in Dance on Camera Festival 2017)

Eiko in the Cathedral, 2016

A Body with Water: Video Installation, River To River Festival, Governors' Island, NYC

 

A Body on Wall Street, River To River Festival 2016, NYC

 

A Body in a Station: Fulton Center, River To River Festival 2015, NYC