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NatureMoves is an organization that works with people to bring forth a creative interaction between the human body, its motion & imaginations, and its environment. We use various art mediums: drawing; journaling; and movement in nature to listen for personal myths and explore universal metaphors.

Members of NatureMoves go on mountain retreats yearly that we call Wilderdance. We organize site specific dance events like the Planetary Dance. We also gather regularly near Boulder.

We have been strongly influenced by the life work of Anna Halprin, and co-founder of the Talmalpa Institute. We value greatly the Life/Art process of creating art.

We invite you to join us. Check out our Newsletter or Calendar to find out more.



July 20-24 , 2017

JOIN US for NatureMoves ESSENTIAL EMBODIED ARTS TRAINING (EEAT) In the heART of the Colorado Rocky Mountains!
EEAT convenes for 5 days at a gorgeous retreat center on 15 wild + secluded acres @7000 ft altitude in Rocky Mountain foothills near Boulder, CO.
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EEAT is the foundation training for a full series of wilderness art programs sponsored by NatureMoves and Butopia..... Expressive Arts, Soul-guided Movement, Scoreography, Voice + Song, Performance Journeys on the LAND are all offered in this professional level intermodal embodied arts training.

Our EXPERT PROFESSIONAL INSTRUCTORS in Leading Embodied Arts Lineages:
Melinda Harrison, Founder, Artistic Director of NatureMoves, Teacher of LifeArt Process of Tamalpa Institute and Anna Halprin.

Maureen Momo Freehill, MFA Founder, Artistic Director of Butopia and The Present Movementâ„¢ ; Teacher of Butoh of Kazuo Ohno and the Gene Keys of Richard Rudd.