Marta Ziółek

Choreographer and performer. Exploring the space between the visual arts, performance and choreography, Marta Ziółek keeps testing the boundaries and conditions of freedom of action in choreography. She is interested in displaying, exposing, and playing with the notions of control and power inherent in choreography.

Before studying choreography at the School for New Dance Development (SNDO) in Amsterdam she enrolled at the College of Individual Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities at the University of Warsaw. She participated in workshops, or collaborated with such choreographers and theorists, as Bojana Cvejić, DD Dorvillier, Deborah Hay, Maria La Ribot,Trajal Harrell, Benoit Lachambre, Ann Liv Young, Xavier Le Roy, and Meg Stuart. In 2011 she was a awarded the Dance Web scholarship at the ImpulsTanzFestival in Vienna. In 2012 she participated in „Europe in Motion,” a platform dedicated to emerging choreographers. In 2013 she received a scholarship from the Amsterdam Funds of the Arts.