Mirjam Sögner Austria
Mirjam Sögner is an Austrian choreographer and performer who works between Berlin and Vienna. She studied contemporary dance, dance making and artistic research both at the MUK Vienna and ArtEZ Arnhem in the Netherlands. Her first solo-work LARA was selected for the Aerowaves Twenty 16 and is since then touring throughout Europe to theatres such as Frascati Amsterdam, Brut Wien, ARC Athens, Dansens Hus Oslo, Rote Fabrik Zürich... THE DANCER OF THE FUTURE, an evening-length duet around and about Isadora Duncan followed in 2017. A first version of the work has been co-produced by Sophiensäle Berlin and shown in the frame of Tanztage Berlin 2016. In 2014 Mirjam received both a DanceWEB Scholarship as well as the STARTStipendium awarded by the Austrian Cultural Council. In 2015 she furthermore held the Tanzstipendium from the Senat Berlin, a Research Scholarship from the Austrian Cultural Council and in 2017 she was invited for a research residency at Circuit-Est/Montreal by the Goehte Institute. As a choreographer Mirjam has been commissioned by Dschungel Wien (Farbenreich 2016, My Body in Me 2015), Kibbutzim College Tel Aviv (We Fade to Grey), New Talents Biennale Cologne 2014 (Äther) and worked for and with Stefan Panhans on the experimental movie FREEROAM (release–Videonale/Bonn 2017), Katharina Greimel-mach dir einen kopf. at Tanzquartier Vienna a.o. As a performer Mirjam collaborated with Siegmar Zacharias, Helene Weinzierl, Jasper van Luijk, Ivan Perez, Julian Barnett, Akemi Takeya... In 2018 Mirjam´s newest Solo-work RAYS-a performative encounter with radiation premieres at brut Vienna, she is teaching artistic research at ArtEZ / Arnehm NL and follows an invitation from the performance maker and collaborator Renae Shalder to Australia for a 5 weeks Research Residency both at Arts House / Melbourne and Punctum / Castlemaine including shows of her work LARA at Dancehouse / Melbourne.
Mirjam Sögner 14.00-17.00 30 

Avusturya / Austria