malin astner

CURRICULUM VITAE

Malin Astner
Lives and works in Malmö

September 8, 1978 Sweden
malinastner@gmail.com
www.malinastner.com
www.blnk.eu


Education:
2011- Lunds University, Analytic and Practical Philosophy
2001-2002 University of Dance and Circus Programme in Dance Performance | Stockholm Sweden
1998-2001 University of Dance and Circus Programme in Dance Pedagogy | Stockholm Sweden
1999 Rotterdamse Dansacadeimie – codarts, Erasmus Scholarship | Netherlands
1997-1998 Balettakademien Stockholm, Dancers Programme | Sweden

Further training:
2006-2010 Instant composition with Julyen Hamilton | Spain, Germany and Turkey
2007 Improvisation with Katie Duck, Magpie Company | Sweden
2006-2008 Improvisation with David Zambrano | Brussels (BE)
2005 Danceweb/Impulztanz with Benoit Lachambre, David Zambrano

Creations and Collaborations:
2014 The Regulars, exhibition and performance in collaboration with Jeuno Kim and Ana-Maria Hadji Culea, at Romanian Culture Institute Stockholm.
2013 En Performance i Mexitegel, collaboration with Henrik Andersson at CirkulationsCentralen, Malmö
2012 Missap, trio performance on improvisation. Inter Arts Center, Malmö
2012 Object Food and Room, solo performance created during Inhabitantes Artistic Residency/Buenos Aires
2011 Soloperformances, Malmöfestivalen, Scenkonstfestivalen, Inkonst, Malmö
2011 Improvised performances with musicians, Bilwa Costa; Berlin, Ola Paulsen, Malmö
2010 Tara-moving sound - dance and music performance | Luzern, Basel, Bern, Biel, Locarno, Baden (CH)
2010 Soireé Improvisation - with musician Artur Vidal | Canaldanse Paris
2010 Intill Hörat – with dancer Lisa Fahlén and musician Axel Rudebeck | Gothenburg Contemporary Art Museum Sweden
2009 Improvisation duo – with musician Artur Vidal | La Galeria Interferencial Mexico City
2009 Hur jag bär min hud – by Malin Astner, music Anders Ehlin, text Torbjörn Astner, supported by Längmanska fonden and Swedish Art Council | Tanssia Demoteattrissa Tampere | Finland
PRINT – dance-film in collaboration with film-maker Gerhard Schick
Out of Silence – dance/music impro-series with Alexandra Macdonald (AUS) and Marcel Schmid (CH)
End::Spiel – improvised performance series in collaboration with dancer Susanne Mueller Nelson (CH) and musicians Artur Vidal (ES) and Philipp Läng (CH) | Switzerland
Heimat – impro-series with Alexandra Macdonald (AUS) and Marcel Schmidt (CH) | Tanzfabrik Berlin, Imprimerie Basel, Baden (CH)
Heimat-Hof – dance-film by Gerhard Schick (GE) Alexandra Macdonald (AUS) and Marcel Schmidt (CH) created in Berlin Germany
2008 Hur jag bär min hud - by Malin Astner, music Anders Ehlin, text Torbjörn Astner, supported by Längmanska fonden and Swedish Art Council | Jönköpings Teater Sweden (premiere)
2007 Some Place Out of Frame – in collaboration with musician and composer Anders Ehlin with support from Kulturkontakt Nord and Riksteatern | Routa Dancecompany, Kajana Finland
2006 Sole Painting – dance-film, music Anders Ehlin, film Marc Davin | Stockholm Sweden


Freelance work
as dancer:
2011 Magiska Trädet, Flytande Galleriet, Malmö
2010 Never Ending up North by Anne-Mareike Hess | Theatre National du Luxembourg
2009 Echange by Susanne Jaresand | Norrlandsoperan Sweden.
2007 En Gud – En Farinelli by Susanne Jaresand | Moderna Dansteatern Stockholm Sweden
2005 Clou at Hand by Malin Elgán | Kilen Kulturhuset Stockholm.
Ny Nordisk Koreografi collaboration for four young Nordic Choreographers; Mia Habib, Emma Nordanfors, Malin Hellqvist Sellén and Favela Ortis. Residency and creation | Haugesund Norway.
2004 Skymningen by Susanne Jaresand | Norrlandsoperan Sweden
Dom ger tanken kropp by Malin Hellqvist Sellén | Dansstationen Malmö Sweden
Då säger vi så by Malin Elgán | Dansens Hus Stockholm Sweden
2003 16:16 by Magnus Norberg and Kompani Equilibrium | Moderna Dansteater Stockholm Sweden
Melodika Anatomika by Jukka Korpi | Moderna Dansteatern Stockholm Sweden
Duo by Susanne Jaresand | Fylkingen Stockholm Sweden
2002 Pyramiderna by Margaretha Åsberg | Moderna Dansteater Stockholm Sweden


as choreographer assistant:
2008 Postcard Berlin – short films created with school-youth in Neuköln Berlin a project from choreographer Jo Parkes and Mobile Dance | Berliner Fenster Berlin
2007-2008 En Face by Susanne Jaresand at Skånes Dansteater Malmö Sweden
2008 Sparagmos by Susanne Jaresand with students at The Royal Swedish Ballet School Stockholm
2007 Nyss by Susanne Jaresand with students at The Royal Swedish Ballet School Stockholm
2006 Skymningen by Susanne Jaresand with students at The Royal Swedish Ballet School Stockholm
2005 En Face by Susanne Jaresand with Polish Dance Theater Poznan Ballet | Poland

as teacher:
2011 - Gotlands Dansutbildningar and Danscentrum Syd, Sweden
2010 Troi C-L Luxembourg, Tanzfabrik Berlin, Danscentrum Gothenburg, Contemporary Professional classes
2009 Danscentrum Jönköping (SE) Contemporary Professional classes
Tanssia Demoteattrissa Tampere (FI) Workshop - Instant composition
2006-2008 Teaching in contemporary and improvised dance at Balettakademiens Dancers Programme and at The Swedish Royal Ballet School | Stockholm
2005-2006 Teaching in contemporary and improvised dance at The University of Dance and Circus, Viktor Rydbergs Gymnasium and Stockholms Estetiska Gymnasium | Stockholm

Scholarships:
2012 Swedish Arts Grants Committee – working grant
2012 Swedish Arts Grants Committee - international exchange
2009 Swedish Arts Grants Committee – mobility support
2008 Swedish Arts Grants Committee – working grant
2008 Jönköpings Läns Cultural Grant
2007 Carina Air’s Memorial Scholarship
2007 Anders Sandrew Memorial Scholarship
2007 Kulturkontakt Nord – Residency support Tampere Finland
2005 DanceWeb Scholarship / Swedish Art Grants Committee
2001 Carina Air’s Memorial Scholarship
1999 Erasmus Exchange Scholarship

Related work:
2011- Koordinator part time at Danscentrum Syd i Malmö
2010- Initiative taker to the organization and network BLINK, for exchange in the field of dance art between Sweden and Berlin. www.blnk.eu
Supported by Framtidens Kultur, Swedish Institute and Swedish Art Grants Committee.