As Uncanny As a Body, 2021. Edited still from the video work. Filming by Stathis Doganis. Editing by Irini Kalaitzidi. Link to the video work


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).

Competing Interests

The author has no competing interests to declare.

Author Information

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.