What Does Day Eight Do?
An Anthology of Contemporary Art in the Words of the Artists Themselves Bourgeon has been publishing articles by artists about their work since 2005. The online archive is now a snapshot into the lives and process of contemporary artists. To further promote the words and work of the artists in the magazine, the non-profit Day Eight is publishing a Bourgeon Book with selected articles from the first five years. Through the...Read More →
Quis Custodiet is a multi-year community exploration of security by the dance company Bettmann Dances. Bettmann Dances is a program of the not-for-profit Day Eight. Quis Custodiet explores how we – as individuals and communities – define and pursue security. Choreographer Robert Bettmann states, “Especially since 9/11, and the financial crisis, I have been grappling with issues of national and personal security, and I know I’m not alone. What can...Read More →
News: July 20, 2009 Our performances in the Fringe Festival went better than we could have hoped for. Thank you to all of our family, friends, and colleagues who showed up and sent their well wishes. We got a great review on Examiner.com. He wrote, “Somewhere over Washington, D.C. this week Dylan Thomas is smiling… Robert Bettmann took Thomas’ film script “The Doctor and the Devils” churned it with his creative...Read More →