About \\ The Pod

iEmbody Project

Dancer and environmental artist, Laura Kathrein embodies her experience of nature and also becomes different animals in her iEmbody project for the Pod. In iEmbody Nature Kathrein presents site-specific movement works at 12 different natural and cultural locales across the North Shore, shown on a 60-inch wall projections. For iEmbody Animal, Kathrein moves as different animals in short videos that are featured on tablets located around the Pod.

Meet the iEmbody Project makers

Get an inside look at the making of the iEmbody Project with dancer Laura Kathrein and director of photography Jeff Ledellaytner

Behind the scenes — iEmbody Project

© 2019 Peabody Essex Museum. Photography by Kathy Tarantola


Young visitor selecting a site on the iEmbody Nature map. © 2019 Peabody Essex Museum. Photography by Kathy Tarantola

Discover what inspired dancer Laura at each iEmbody Nature site.


Move Outside

Print out this PDF and take it with you to explore sites featured in iEmbody Nature.