Ι-PORTUNUS Artistic Mobility Grant
Eleonora Siarava was awarded with i-Portunus artistic mobility Grant funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. She was selected among 710 applications for the preparation of her dance piece Τhe Body and the Other~. The rehearsals took place at LAVAlabs, the studio of Mixed Reality and Visualization department of Düsseldorf University and Tanzhaus NRW in the context of a residency offered to her and her artistic team.
i-Portunus is managed by a consortium headed by the Goethe-Institut with Institut français, Izolyatsia and Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts/
Τhe Body and the Other~ is an interdisciplinary collaboration between Eleonora Siarava | Per_Dance Choreographic Research Platform and the Mixed Reality and Visualization Team | Hochschule Düsseldorf, co-funded by the program »Transfer International« of NRW KULTURsekretariat, the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of NRW and with the support of tanzhaus nrw in the framework of TEMPS D’IMAGES festival
The piece premiered at TEMPS D’IMAGES festival, Tanzhaus NRW, Düsseldorf (January 2020)