Maria Zimpelstudied dance and choreography at HZT at University of Arts in Berlin. In her work she focuses mostly on creating her own dance language. In her latest dance and choreographic research she draws on quantum physics and broadly understood perception in movement. She is an author of many solo and collaborative projects. Her choreography Noish~ has been awarded Aerowaves20 in 2016. She performs in her own and other artist’s projects. Her works were shownin Austria, Poland, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Russia and other places.
During the K3 residency Maria will continue to follow her interestregarding the inteligent body moving in relation within spaces (sensed, imagined and specific). During this project she is researching specifically dance as a possibility for creating and transforming places. Space is not static, it appears and disappears, opens and closes in accordance to the quality of presence and actions it contains. Place seen as a dance-based event will be explored via movement research and in a dialogue between music, design, light and dance.