Short Film “The Contradiction of Silence” by Choreographer Alexander Ekman for Bolon

The Contradiction of Silence by Alexander Ekman Bolon Carpet
By Altermodernist  /  April 28, 2014

Swedish carpet manufacturer Bolon launched the new Silence collection with an enigmatic short film by acclaimed choreographer Alexander Ekman.

Alexander Ekman is famous for his modern interpretations of classic dance, his previous work includes projects with the Boston Ballet Company, Sydney Ballet Company, The Juiliard School and The Royal Swedish Ballet.

Titled “The Contradiction of Silence”, the playful and energetic video combines the rhythms of Bolon carpet looms with the movements of the dancers. The whole video is created using fabric from the Silence carpet collection, including the dancers’ outfits, the rooms, and all the material on stage.

By Miss Wong/ Altermodernist 

The Contradiction of Silence by Alexander Ekman Bolon Carpet Shoes

The Contradiction of Silence by Alexander Ekman Bolon

Photo credits: Bolon

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