SHAWN HOVE, Video/Media Designer The artistic director of shove gently dance/theatre, Shawn received his MFA in Choreography and Dance Technology from the Ohio State University (OSU) in 2005 and his BFA in Dance from Cornish College of the Arts in 1997. He is a multidisciplinary dance artist investigating and working in dance as a choreographer, dancer, collaborator, educator, lighting designer and media artist. From 2005-2010, he was on faculty in OSU’s Department of Dance, where he was a Technology and Media Advisor for faculty and student research. He also taught technology-based courses in video editing and media in performance. As co-video director, he works for the Bates Dance Festival where he helps document the festival’s events. Hove recently worked as a collaborating production producer for the installation work of Norah Zuniga Shaw’s Synchronous Objects, Reproduced. This work is based on the website of choreographer William Forsythe's Synchronous Objects project. John Mueller’s Dance Film Archived has commissioned Shawn to help create DVDs on Loie Fuller’s Fire Dance, Leonide Massine’s Gaite Parisien and Symphonie Fantastique. Hove currently is a staff/lecturer at Connecticut College where he woks as production coordinator, teaches dance production and media in performance courses.