Jaamil Olawale Kosoko

Jaamil Olawale Kosoko, co-director of anonymous bodies, is a Nigerian American performance and humanities curator, producer, cultural strategist, and artist currently based between Brooklyn, New York and Philadelphia. He is an inaugural APAP Leadership Fellow, a Co-Curator of the 2015 Movement Research Spring Festival, a 2014 American Express Leadership Academy alum, a 2012 Live Arts Brewery Fellow as a part of the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival; a 2011 Fellow as a part of the DeVos Institute of Art Management at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; and an inaugural graduate of the Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance (ICPP) at Wesleyan University. Kosoko is a Founding Advisory Board Member of the Coalition for Diasporan Scholars Moving and serves on the Board of Trustees at Dance/USA, the national service organization for dance in America. He continues to guest teach and lecture throughout the US and abroad. Kosoko is a Gibney Dance boo-koo resident artist and a recipient of a 2016 USArtists International Award from the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation.

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