Santee Smith in Tepoztlan Mexico

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Santee Smith in Tepoztlan Mexico

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Led by: Santee Smith, Artistic Director Kaha:wi Dance Theatre


Dates:April 22- 27, 2019


Location: The Exchange will take place in and around the grounds of Amomoxtli, Tepoztlán.


Facilitated by artist Santee Smith (Mohawk Nation, Six Nations, Canada) - the Exchange is about PROCESS - it’s exploratory, collaborative and presentational. It is a safe forum to ask questions, challenge one’s own creative process and explore uncharted artistic territory; explore inner and outer landscapes; to play and reflect. 


Local and international artists will unite on ancient and energetic charged lands of Tepoztlán to be inspired, to exchange, to create and dialogue about the creative process connected to ecology. A destination Exchange supports a communal experience, as participants live together for the week on site at Amomoxtli, an authentic home in the country experience. This home offers many sites for exploration such as ancient trees, lush gardens, dozens of shades of green among trees, plants and flowers, views of the beautiful El Tepozteco mountain range. Living and working closely together supports increase dialogue, collaborative time and overall focus. Without our daily distractions, it’s a time for reflection and growth. Other areas for land/site exploration include: the town of Tepoztlán, in the State of Morelos, El Tepozteco National Park, Tepozteco Hill, the pyramid of 33 feet was built 800 years agoand Chichinautzin mountain range. 

*** Workshop fees include 5-night accommodation at Amomoxtli Hotel, breakfast and lunch. If package selected doesn’t include the hotel, fees include lunch at the hotel during the days of the workshop. Fees don’t include airfare nor transportation to Tepoztlan. Participants must have medical insurance valid in Mexico.