Eleonora Siarava was awarded with i-Portunus artistic mobility Grant funded by the Creative Europe programme. She was selected among 710 applications for the preparation of her dance piece Τhe Body and the Other~.
The residency took place at LAVAlabs, the studio of Mixed Reality and Visualization department of Düsseldorf University and Tanzhaus NRW where she worked with her artistic team for the period October 2019 – January 2020.
i-Portunus is managed 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 Mixed Reality and Visualization Team co-funded by the program “Transfer International” of North Rhine-Westphalia KULTURsekretariat (Germany), the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia 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)