Wang Ramirez - Théâtre de la Ville, Paris

Théâtre de la Ville, Paris

CHANTIERS D'EUROPE | May 2019

Honji Wang will work on a solo performance which studies the fate of today's migrants. During this residency, Honji will collaborate with Oguz Sen,
a German graffiti artist of Turkish origin,
known for his large murals, including
a remarkable Raft of the Medusa.

This research residency is the first step towards the Company's 2020 creation which will be composed of various visual installations presented in a dance exhibition form. Visual artists, photographers and designers will be involved in this project throughout research residencies.


Photo: Oguz Sen

Wang Ramirez - FLYING PICTURES | BERLIN

FLYING PICTURES | BERLIN

OSGEMEOS X FLYING STEPS X WANG RAMIREZ

Brazilian plastic artist duo OSGEMEOS designes figures and expansive elements for Flying Pictures, a new production by Flying Steps Entertainment, the most successful German company in developing urban dance shows.

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez provide artistic direction to this creation, in collaboration with Vartan Bassil, founder and CEO of Flying Steps Entertainment.

Backed by an adaptation of Mussorgsky's famous piano piece, this project also features the work of a group of choreographers, the urban dance crew Flying Steps and live musicians.

The show premiere took place in April at the Hamburger Bahnhof Museum
in Berlin.


KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS CREATION


Photo: Flying Steps Entertainment

Wang Ramirez - 2018 Year of the Dog

2018 Year of the Dog

Beijing, China

Watch the video of the site specific performance in the Forbidden City, a collaboration of Thomas Roussel
aka Prequell & Wang Ramirez.


Photo: emspirit

Wang Ramirez - New Associated artists

New Associated artists

Théâtre de la Ville, Paris

"We are very happy and honored to be associated artists of
Théâtre de la Ville, Paris.

In 2012 we presented our first creation. Théâtre de la Ville placed us on the front of the stage, facing a large audience. 
This beautiful experience made us grow as artists and as company.

We are very grateful for this opportunity and for the trust Théâtre de la Ville has always bestowed on us. Thank you very much to the whole team.
"


Honji Wang & Sébastien Ramirez

Wang Ramirez - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

Sweden

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez conducted workshops for GöteborgsOperans Danskompani,
made up of 38 dancers from all over the world and under the artistic direction
of Katrín Hall.

Watch GöteborgsOperans Danskompani's showreel


Photo: Toby Morey

Wang Ramirez - TV5MONDE

TV5MONDE

L'INVITÉ | January 27, 2018

Patrick Simonin invited Honji Wang et Sébastien Ramirez to speak about Dystopian Dream's performances at
the Théâtre de la Ville, Espace
Cardin, in Paris.


Watch the interview

Wang Ramirez - TV Interview Télématin Coulisses

TV Interview Télématin Coulisses

France 2 | January 31, 2018

"Dance Duo: between hip hop and splits", a feature realized by reporter Anna Reinhardt for national
French channel France 2 to present the
behind the scenes of Dystopian Dream,
a Sadler's Wells production made to
Nitin Sawhney’s album.


Watch the feature


Photo: Julien Cuvillier

Wang Ramirez - TV Interview Grand Soir 3

TV Interview Grand Soir 3

France 3 | January 21, 2018

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez were invited as cultural guests to Soir 3, hosted by Sandrine Aramon and broacasted live on national
French channel France 3.


Watch the interview

Wang Ramirez - Wang Ramirez' Diary

Wang Ramirez' Diary

The making of | Jacob's Pillow Dance

The Company would like to share
with you the episodes of the series
Wang Ramirez Creation's Diary,
realized by Laurent Daufès on the
initiative of BNP Paribas Foundation.

This documentary series present the "making of" phase of Wang Ramirez' exclusive choreographic project with New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns at the
Jacob's Pillow Festival.


Photo: Laurent Daufès

Wang Ramirez - Kiasma Museum

Kiasma Museum

June 19th to 22nd | Helsinki, Finland

This research residency at Kiasma Museum allowed Sébastien Ramirez and Jani-Matti Salo -award winner of 2015 Best Lighting Design for his work on Ihanat ihmiset for Q-theater and lighting designer of the Company's productions Felahikum & True Blue Market- to develop an installation that transforms space, architecture
and perspective.

This project, directed by Sébastien Ramirez, was a great opportunity to work with composer and sound designer Mark Niskanen and with new elements,
means and inspirations such as
light, sound and video.

Wang Ramirez - GIACOMETTI-NAUMAN x WANG RAMIREZ

GIACOMETTI-NAUMAN x WANG RAMIREZ

Schirn Kunsthalle

Wang Ramirez performed in the Giacometti-Nauman exhibition at one of the most recognized Contemporary
Art Galleries in Germany:
Schirn Kunsthalle, in Frankfurt.


Watch the video


Photo: Alex Kraus

Wang Ramirez - Nitin Sawhney X Wang Ramirez

Nitin Sawhney X Wang Ramirez

November 02 | 19:30

Sadler's Wells and the Royal Albert Hall presented a one-off concert of Nitin Sawhney's latest album Dystopian Dream.

British singer, songwriter and actress, Joss Stone, joined the musician, composer and producer on stage.

Guest artist Wang Ramirez performed a new, specially - commissioned choreography to the music of
Dystopian Dream.

This one-off concert/performance, produced by Sadler's Wells, featured this three artists performing together
for the first time.


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Photo: Album cover of "Dystopian Dream".
Original painting of Nitin Sawhney
by Paul Benney.