Leyya Tawil and Mike Khoury
Movement Research @ Judson Church
15 Sep 2014
New York Live Arts - Live Ideas
25-26 Mar 2016
After the Last Sky Festival - Berlin
12 Sep 2016
"disturbing, uncompromising, and awe-inspiring"
American Theater Magazine - Lizzie Simon
New York Times - Alastair Macaulay
Wall Street Journal - Lizzie Simon
LEYYA TAWIL & MIKE KHOURY
Collaborators since 2006.
dance and violin.
Detroit, NYC, Berlin.
Four Locations Detroit Improvisation 012, 2009
Recording Angels Detroit Improvisation 015, 2011
Built in one day with local dancers and musicians.
In performance, the work destroys itself.
San Francisco, Oakland, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Rome, Brooklyn, Washington DC, Athens, Berlin, Manhattan, Phoenix, Philadelphia, Detroit, Oulu, Den Haag, Cairo, Saint Petersburg, Providence, Seattle, Minneapolis
All about it - here
Tawil + Tiberius
The collection of collaborations between Tawil and the musicians of Tiberius - Dominic Cramp (Evangelista, Lord Tang) playing organ and electronics and Mike Guarino (Sir Richard Bishop, Oaxacan) playing drums.
Kool-Aid w. Dominic Cramp
DUO w. Mike Guarino
TIDAL w. Tiberius
Destroy// SF, Oakland, Phoenix
Ma Series, Sacramento-CA
Tawil + Tiberius + Kelly Porter
The Grand Re-Map
Lars J. Brouwer & Leyya Mona Tawil
Nooderparkamer/ Amsterdam 29 Feb - 11 March 2012
The Flea/New York City
Hi Ho Lounge/New Orleans
Kunst-Stoff Arts/San Francisco
The Grand Re-Map program is supported, in part, by the public funds from the Netherlands Cultural Services, Zellerbach Family Foundation and City of Oakland Cultural Funding Program.
Quieting Heart: An Attempt
Each work in the Quieting Heart series is referred to as “an attempt”, they are ordered using prime numbers.
Each attempt is an immediate response to location and situation, taking the form of live performance, film and/or documented research.
Tawil works in collaboration with the artists, lives, and cities. Attempts have been made in Austria, Amsterdam, New York City, SF, Seattle, New Orleans and Detroit.
photo by Liz Payne.