Colleen Pictor, a native of Rochester, NY, graduated summa cum laude with a BFA in Dance from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. Currently residing in Brooklyn, Colleen is the founder and artistic director of the Pic PAC (the Pictor Performing Arts Company) and has presented her work at WAXworks, Your Move Dance Festival, The Tank, the Astoria Dance Festival, Legros Cultural Arts’ Women in Dance Summer Showcase, and The Hatch presenting series. This September, she will present her work at The Rochester Fringe Festival in upstate New York. She is the recipient of the Margery Turner Choreography Award as well as the Colonel Henry Rutgers Research Scholar Award, and has performed the work of Garth Fagan, Mark Morris, Inbal Pinto, Keith Thompson, Jennifer Muller, and Stuart Loungway, among others. Colleen is a Lincoln Center Scholar completing her masters in dance education at Hunter College. She is currently working with the Hot Box Girls and Machine Histrionica.