Current Location:
Allendale Campus
Recreation Center
Recreation Center -> Recreation Center
-> Lower Level
-> 1st Floor
Location Notes:
RC; 1st fl; D107 reception

Zumba Class

Artwork
Identifier:
2016.55.26
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2015 – 2016
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11 in Width: 14 in
Description:
High perspective shot of a large group of girls in a gymnasium following the motions of a girl on stage while boys are playing basketball behind them
Historical Context:
Bi-annual Zumba Party which was held in the Rec Center.

Wikipedia Summary:

Zumba is a dance fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto "Beto" Perez during the 1990s. Zumba is a trademark owned by Zumba Fitness, LLC. The Brazilian pop singer Claudia Leitte has become the international ambassador to Zumba Fitness.

Zumba involves dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music. The choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue and mambo. Squats and lunges are also included. Zumba Fitness, the owner of the Zumba program, does not charge licensing fees to gyms or fitness centers. Approximately 15 million people take weekly Zumba classes in over 200,000 locations across 180 countries.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zumba
Library of Congress Subjects:
Photographs