Photo @ İlyas Hayta
Open Platform: improvised
Cansu Ergin is an independent dance maker and lecturer. After studying contemporary dance and choreography in Berlin, Prague and Lisbon, she is now part of the doctoral program at the Contemporary Dance Department at M.Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul. Her artistic research focus aims on the relation between dance context and music, somatic movement practices and improvisation performances to go deeper in the body and the mind. Cansu has worked with Meg Stuart, Vera Mantero, Mark Tompkins, Joe Alegado, K.J. Holmes a.o. Her dance pieces have travelled internationally, and received several prizes.