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Celia Ipiotis
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Celia Ipiotis

CELIA IPIOTIS (she, her) is the creator, producer and moderator of the nationally recognized education series
EYE ON DANCE (EOD) videos. Singled out for her expertise, Ms. Ipiotis lectured and served on college faculties including Hunter College, Rutgers University,Harvard Summer Dance Program, Wright State University, OSU, Antioch College, NYU, Marymount Manhattan, Aegina Arts Center. She has sat on local, state and national performing arts selection panels;  advised, WNET's Dance In America, and led arts forums at major arts institutions like BAM, Lincoln Center, and Harlem Stage.

A former dancer, choreographer, dance company director and videographer, Ipiotisoversees restoration of the EOD Legacy Archive recently designated “an irreplaceable national dance treasure” and “a core dance archive for universities.” Along with videodance artist Jeff Bush, Ipiotis created award winning videodance titles, and launched EOD to propel dance literacy.

After receiving her BFA in Dance at OSU and MA in Arts Media Studies at New School, Ipiotis secured choreographic fellowships, and held artist-in-residence positions throughout the USA. Invited to join the Bessie Awards nominating committee, Ipiotis is a member of the Columbia University Dance Scholars Seminars and served as a Research Fellow at Jacob’s Pillow.

Ms. Ipiotis also manages the on-line cultural journal EYE ON THE ARTS and produces lectures coupled with EYE ON DANCE 30 - minute programs that interface with course curricula.

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