Month: June 2012



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 37

FEATURED ARTIST: MICHEL KOUAKOU NYFA Program Associate Michon Ashmore interviewed dancer and choreographer Michel Kouakou, recipient of the 2012 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in the Arts, for the June newsletter. For Michel Kouakou, becoming a dancer wasn’t a conscious decision, it was more a way of life. He grew up in Ivory Coast, a…