Hope Goldman is a choreographer, performing artist, teacher, and co-artistic director of Form Constant Dance currently based out of Chicago. She has served on faculty at Olive Harvey College and been a guest artist at Washington and Lee University and Iowa State University. Her choreography and video work has been presented throughout the Midwest as well as several areas along the East coast at venues including the The Tank and Chez Bushwick in New York.
She attended the University of South Florida where she received with a BFA in dance performance. Upon graduation, she went to the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where she received her MFA in dance and also held a teaching assistantship.
Hope has had the pleasure of dancing in the work of artists such as Kate Corby, Jan Erkert, Michael Foley, Robert Moses, John Parks, Dionne Sparkman-Noble, Renée Wadleigh, and Lynne Wimmer. While receiving her Bachelor's she received numerous talent awards for outstanding work in the department including the Victoria Selden award chosen for one graduating senior. While at the University of Illinois, she was awarded a fellowship, the Wanda M. Nettl Prize for Student Choreography, and chosen to represent the department in the 2009 American College Dance Festival's informal concert.
Her current research lies in collaboration with partner and computer programmer, Andrew Moffat, creating works that combine dance with real-time interactive technology. The video of their first collaborative project, Form Constant, has now received 60,000 views on youtube.