Roots and Branches 3: Suzi Analogue

One of the guiding principles of Next Level is that cultural education is never a one-way process. Another is that you shouldn’t underestimate the ripple effect than can be set off by even brief artistic collaborations. Previously, we have spoken to MC Dumi Right and B-boy Ken Fury about how these principles influenced their lives

Roots and Branches: Dumi Right

One of the most important principles of the Next Level program is exchange: knowledge is not taught, so much as it is shared. Because of this approach, our most significant moments often reflect lifetimes of diverse experience coming together to create something new. So one way to understand Next Level is to view each residency as

Next Level Moments 2016: Mountain Music

As 2016 comes to a close, we want to take some time to reflect on our favorite moments of the past year. Though of course we are very proud of the larger-scale initiatives we have developed and the partnerships and collaborations we have been privileged to take part in, sometimes it’s the small spontaneous activities that

Next Level Moments 2016: Honduran Cypher

As 2016 comes to a close, we want to take some time to reflect on our favorite moments of the past year. Though of course we are very proud of the larger-scale initiatives we have developed and the partnerships and collaborations we have been privileged to take part in, sometimes it’s the small spontaneous activities that

Next Level Moments 2016: Cartagena Fight Song

As 2016 comes to a close, we want to take some time to reflect on some of our favorite moments of the past year. Though of course we are very proud of the larger-scale initiatives we have developed and the partnerships and collaborations we have been privileged to take part in, sometimes it’s the small spontaneous