Color photograph of a light skinned woman in a dark bodysuit dancing in a white-walled studio with her arms and legs outstretched

Molissa Fenley

Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Rome Prize
February 4–August 1, 2008
Artistic Director, Molissa Fenley and Dancers
Project title
The Pattern of the Surface
Project description

In Rome, I will study Cosmati mosaics, found in many churches throughout the city, and use their particular patterns and rhythms as inspiration for the creation of new choreography.