Name, first nameMarie-Christine NüzelYear of birth1991UniversityZHDKField of Interest / research fieldEvent DesignTitle of projectShall we dance...?AbstractDance as a physical art and social practice is dependent on its instrument, the body, so one can argue that it requires a healthy, young, athletic body.
This work concerns itself with age in dance, and specifically with the question of transience. The work questions whether performance-driven actions of the body by older people make it possible to question our present body-aesthetic, or whether such a project is in fact at the mercy of and in service to that aesthetic.
The core of this work is
TutorsProf. Bitten Stetter, Franziska Nyffenegger
Shall we dance...?