Maelstrom Collaborative Arts


Maelstrom Collaborative Arts


Maelstrom Collaborative Arts is dedicated to serving the growth of innovative artists at the borders of diverse genres, disciplines and media. They produce live performances that foster collaboration between artists and audiences and invite them into new adventurous territory.

Jeremy Paul is the founder and Executive Artistic Director of Maelstrom Collaborative Arts since 2006. Primarily working in the field of devised theater, Jeremy has led the creation of the original productions ‘Who We Used To Be’, ‘Don't Wander Off’, and ‘The Grand Celebration of the Celestial Mystery’. Jeremy has also directed the world and regional premieres of many plays in Northeast Ohio. He recently joined the faculty of the Cleveland Institute of Music as Interdisciplinary Artist in Residence.

Meredith L. King makes words and sounds collide on the stage, including work as a playwright, performer, lyricist, and composer. With Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Meredith has created work for Short Form, Bricolage and Saturnalia in 2018. Meredith received a B.A. from Stanford University and an M.B.A from Yale University.

Jasmine A. Golphin is a filmmaker, photographer and writer from Cleveland Heights, Ohio. She has created and managed film education programs with leading nonprofits such as MyCom and the Cleveland International Film Festival for over 8 years. Her film work -which spans from documentaries to web series and feature films- has been recognized by Octavia Spencer’s Short Film competition and the Short. Sweet. Film Fest.

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See their work at Prelude 2021

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This year at Prelude, we are trying out

chain curating!

Maelstrom Collaborative Arts

was invited by curator

James Hooker

and forms a part of

Chain 4


Four Futures

Friday, 29 October 2021

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Four Futures

A trans-media project exploring potential societies in a post-capitalist world.


Jeremy Paul, Katherine Nash, Jasmine Golphin, Emily Liptow, Jasmine A Golphin,
Meredith L. King, Rachel L. Mulholland and others (see show page for full list of collaborators)


Segal Talk: Chain Curation Thread 4

Thursday, 28 October 2021

12pm ET


Segal Talk: Chain Curation Thread 4

In conversation with artists and curators across the US that comprise the fourth chain in our chain curation programming this year.


Sherrine Azab, Jake Hooker, Benjamin Camp from Team Sunshine Performance Corporation, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Natalie Greene from Mugwumpin, Adil Mansoor and Paul Kruse from Hatch Arts Collective, Carra Martinez, Indee Mitchell from LOUD Theater

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