Lindsay Kemp, performer and choreographer, born 3 May 1938; died 24 August 2018. Greatly influenced by Expressionist dancer Hilde Holger, mime Marcel Marceau and Commedia dell’arte.

Lindsay Kemp with his first London dance teacher Hilde Holger , -early 1960’s 

Angel from Onnagata 


                       Hilde Holger, Juhu beach India



In Global Transit. Jewish Migrants from Hitler’s Europe in Asia, Africa, and Beyond

                           14-18 February 2018

Venue: Conference in Kolkata, India

Conveners: Andreas Gestrich (GHI London), Simone Lässig (GHI Washington), Anne Schenderlein (GHI Washington), and Indra Sengupta (GHI London)


Cultures of Capitalism in Weimar and Nazi Germany     

                            22-24 February 2018

Venue: Conference at the German Historical institute, Washington DC.  

Conveners: Pamela Swett (McMaster University), Moritz Föllmer (University of Amsterdam), and Ines Prodöhl (GHI Washington)              


hh_-juhu-beach-in-red_charles-petrasch-transparency                Hilde Holger, Juhu Beach, India         Photo Charles Petrasch
"Body Luggage" Kunstmuseum GRAZ, Austria. Curator: Zasha Colah

“Body Luggage”
Kunstmuseum GRAZ, Austria, 2016-2017.
Curator: Zasha Colah

kunsthaus graz austria