Concept, Choreography & Al: Irini Kalaitzidi
Performer: Maria Vourou
Filming and Digital Support: Stathis Doganis
Music: Nick Tsolis
Special Thanks: Daphne Dragona, Orestis Korakitis, Sakis Kostis and studio ΠΛΑΤΩ
As Uncanny As a Body was created during Irini’s participation in the 2020–21 Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Artist Fellowship Program by ARTWORKS (GR).
The author has no competing interests to declare.
Irini Kalaitzidi is a dance and computational artist. Her practise is situated within the field of Feminist Technoscience, exploring the spaces where human and nonhuman bodies, environments and technologies are mutually affective and more than ever intertwined.
She has presented her works, be they dance performances, experimental videos or research articles in Athens, London and Berlin, within cultural institutions and platforms like Somerset House, DRHA, Onassis Cultural Centre and Stavros Niarchos Foundation, to name a few. She studied dance at the Greek National School of Dance and holds an ΜΑ in Computational Arts from Goldsmiths University of London.