Abe Abraham is the artistic director of Abanar. Mr. Abraham recieved his BFA in Dance form the Tisch School for the Arts at New York University. Mr. Abraham's work features dancers from some of the leading dance companies in the world, including New York City Ballet, Alvin Ailey, Complexions. Dutch National Ballet, and Les Grand Ballet Canadiens. His films have been presented by the Dance Films Association, The Perfrorming Arts Library (Lincoln Center), the Makor/Steinhardt Center of the 92nd Street Y, Symphony Space, Theatre 80, and JACK. Film Festival selections include PAMA, 3rd Braga International Video Dance Festival, International Music Video Underground, and Rome Independent Prisma Awards. In October 2013, The New York Times called Abraham's "Wind and Tree" a renaissance painting filled with "elegant shadowy shots of fragmented body parts and twisted limbs paired with eerie seismographic recordings of the earth's vibration.". Eye on Dance called Mr. Abraham's most recent film Salt Water "...achingly beautiful, sensually alive and blissfully calm."