Ross McCormack, who started his working life as a builder, is one of New Zealand's leading choreographers and a 2017 NZ Arts Foundation Laureate. His career includes a decade performing with the acclaimed Belgian company Les Ballets C de la B. He has designed multiple works for companies in Aotearoa and Australia. In 2014, upon being commissioned to direct and choreograph AGE for the New Zealand Festival, McCormack co-founded Muscle Mouth. The company's latest production, As It Stands, inspired by the works of iconic American sculptor Richard Serra, will be performed as part of the Auckland Arts Festival starting March 8.
Richard Serras's Te Tuhirangi Contour , Gibbs Farm, Kaipara Harbour