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afrofuturepast  is a dance workshop, film study, and growing archive exploring Black dance as movement technology for self-care, -examination, and -education. The project is growing from Dunham Technique community classes lead by dance artist Celia Benvenutti and experimental video shorts directed by bree Gant.

afrofuturepast is a dance workshop, film study, and growing archive exploring Black dance as movement technology for self-care, -examination, and -education. The project is growing from Dunham Technique community classes lead by dance artist Celia Benvenutti and experimental video shorts directed by bree Gant.

Riding with Aunt D. Dot   (2018) is a transdisciplinary project bringing together personal narrative, radical imagination, experimental video, activism, and the Detroit city bus. A deeply collaborative work, the short film was co-created with artists Hanniyah Cross and Stephanie Blair Watts, directed by and featuring bree Gant, and co-written with Producer Paige Wood. The project was made possible by a 2017-2018 fellowship award from Detroit Narrative Agency and community partnership with the Transit Justice Team at Detroit People’s Platform. The film is currently touring galleries and conferences. The team is working on public art installations centering essential riders and a podcast series with audio producer Erin Allen.

Riding with Aunt D. Dot (2018) is a transdisciplinary project bringing together personal narrative, radical imagination, experimental video, activism, and the Detroit city bus. A deeply collaborative work, the short film was co-created with artists Hanniyah Cross and Stephanie Blair Watts, directed by and featuring bree Gant, and co-written with Producer Paige Wood. The project was made possible by a 2017-2018 fellowship award from Detroit Narrative Agency and community partnership with the Transit Justice Team at Detroit People’s Platform. The film is currently touring galleries and conferences. The team is working on public art installations centering essential riders and a podcast series with audio producer Erin Allen.

detroit clothing circle lookbook  (2014 - 2018) is a fashion photography series from the wolf gang featuring artists, stylists, and designers from the city. Direction and production by Michael Dedenbach, bree Gant, and Stephanie Blair Watts. Photography by bree Gant and Raven Whitney Joel.

detroit clothing circle lookbook (2014 - 2018) is a fashion photography series from the wolf gang featuring artists, stylists, and designers from the city. Direction and production by Michael Dedenbach, bree Gant, and Stephanie Blair Watts. Photography by bree Gant and Raven Whitney Joel.

on vessels  (in progress). Contemporary photography and material culture installations. Something about water and vessels, truth and bodies, ancestors and timelines.

on vessels (in progress). Contemporary photography and material culture installations. Something about water and vessels, truth and bodies, ancestors and timelines.

they/CROWNED  (2013-2019) Speculative still and video portraits exploring identity, mental health, and pop culture. Fashion and styling assistance from Stephanie Blair Watts.

they/CROWNED (2013-2019) Speculative still and video portraits exploring identity, mental health, and pop culture. Fashion and styling assistance from Stephanie Blair Watts.

GirlTrek  is a movement for radical self-care, and the largest nonprofit health organization for Black women and girls. bree Gant has been documenting this wellness revolution since the idea began growing roots in 2011 with founders Vanessa Garrison and Morgan Dixon.

GirlTrek is a movement for radical self-care, and the largest nonprofit health organization for Black women and girls. bree Gant has been documenting this wellness revolution since the idea began growing roots in 2011 with founders Vanessa Garrison and Morgan Dixon.

Dance studies  and documenting from a lifelong obsession, including the Institute for Dunham Certification, Harge Dance Stories, Penny Godboldo Institute, International Association for Blacks in Dance, Collective Sweat, and more.

Dance studies and documenting from a lifelong obsession, including the Institute for Dunham Certification, Harge Dance Stories, Penny Godboldo Institute, International Association for Blacks in Dance, Collective Sweat, and more.