MILAN KOZANEk (SK)
Graduated from the Department of Dance Creation of the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. Co-founder of Artyci Dance Company with Zuna Kozankova. In 1999 he worked extensively as a dancer in Zurich in the Company Denise Lampart, Molteni of Philippe Egli and in State Opera of Zurich. His teaching and performing is influenced by work with Bill Young, A.Harwood, I. Wolfe, D. Zambrano, as well as the movement method “Axis Syllabus” created by choreographer and pedagogue Frey Faust. He regularly teaches in Poland and Prague. Since 2003 he started to teach regularly in the Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance. In 2008 he was invited as a guest teacher and choreographer at the University of Calgary. The same year he also began teaching at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Leeds and soon thereafter in the Tanz Quartier Wien and Konservatorium Wien University. In 2010 he began collaborating with the Grotowski Institute in Wroclaw, with Theatre ZAR and Studio Matejka (P) and with TIP, School for Dance, Improvisation and Performance, Freiburg (D).