Judy Hussie-Taylor honored with the insignia of Chevalier of the Ordre des arts et des Lettres
May 20, 2014
On Saturday, May 17, 2014, Danspace Project Executive Director Judy Hussie-Taylor was honored with the insignia of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by Antonin Baudry, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy for her significant contributions to the arts.
Antonin Baudry, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy says:
“By approaching dance with a growth-geared outlook, Judy ensures a rich future for contemporary dance. She is the mastermind behind the stage. Judy is an indispensable force in the New York dance scene, and her original initiatives – especially the Choreographic Center Without Walls and the Platforms series – have ensured that Danspace will remain a staple of our culture for years to come.”
Congratulations Madame Hussie-Taylor. We are so proud!
Read Baudry’s full remarks here