Jiří Kylián and Jason Akira Somma
Rolex Mentor and Protégé in Dance, 2008 - 2009
Jason Akira Somma describes himself as “a dance visual artist”, transcending artistic boundaries. In Jiří Kylián he finds not only a mentor, but also a generous “life coach” happy to share a lifetime’s experience. The mentorship, says Somma, “has absolutely changed my life”.