Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

Alice Gosti is an Italian-American choreographer, hybrid performance artist, curator and architect of experiences, working between Seattle and Europe since 2008. She has been recognized with numerous awards, commissions and residencies including the 2012 Vilcek Creative Promise in Dance Award, the 2012 ImPulsTanz danceWEB scholarship, the 2015 inaugural Intiman Theatre’s Emerging Artist Program as a Director, Velocity’s 2015 Made in Seattle Artist and NEFA’s 2016 National Dance Project. Her work has been commissioned and presented nationally and Internationally in universities, theaters, museums and galleries. Dance Magazine has described her work as “unruly yet rigorous, feminine yet rebellious, task-like yet mischievous."

In 2014, Alice received a GAP for cathedral rental fees for a dance perfromance engaging in questions of religion, community, and where art belongs. It is an exploration of silence, simplicity and stillness. Utilizing the architectural space of a cathedral in Seattle, she aims to create an experience for the audience where nothing seems to be happening, but in fact, what’s revealed is time itself.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.