Google has had some stunning logos over the years, but this one is a showstopper.
I know this was a tribute to a dancer whose name I don’t remember
But without that context it really feels like a demonstration of some bending style - a weird combination of waterbending and earthbending, with that emphatic STOMP at the very end.
I recognise the grieving dance at the beginning, but their fucking name escapes me.
It’s a tribute to an American dancer named Martha Graham, she danced all the way into her late 60s, and made a huge impact on the dancing community.
Here’s an article that breakdowns dances go with which doodle. Her stuff is really cool!
I also recommend this video! She isn’t the dancer but she did the choreography. It’s an awesome dance piece.
I’VE TAUGHT YOU WELL ANGELICA.
I think I can name just about all of the dance pieces the movements in this gif came from.