Taryn Vander Hoop, a lifelong student of movement, is a dancer, choreographer, and international yoga and dance teacher known for her long unique sequences and encouraging spirit. Her company, Summation Dance, co-founded with Sumi Clements, is a highly-physical modern dance company, now based in NYC and LA. The company has performed at notable venues, such as Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC), Jacob’s Pillow, and Z-Space, and toured nationally. Taryn will build and choreograph a new work with two dancers during her residency.