We are glad to give a warm welcome to artist Doran George who from today will be joining forces with Gonnie Heggen as one of the guest invited to the SNDO Gender Workshop 2012. We wish Doran a great time among us!
Doran George is an artist, dancer, writer, and curator. His “live art” work has
been staged across Europe and the United States and has ranged from him
being encased in brick for a working day to having a sexual
relationship as an art practice. He has been supported by the London
Arts Board; The Arts Council of England; The British Council; Chisenhale
Dance Space; Arnolfini, Artsadmin; The Finnish Arts Council; The Arts
Council of North Savo (Finland); Stichting Fonds De Trut (The
Netherlands); and others. He has curated for The International
Transgender Film Video Festival (U.K. and The Netherlands), Vital Signs
Festival (U.K.) (interfaces between disability politics and contemporary
art), and Chisenhale Dance Space. He regularly contributes to symposia
and is published in print and on the web in dance, film, and performance
art journals and art publications. Doran has a B.A. in experimental
dance and choreography and an M.A. in Feminist Performance. He teaches
in universities in he United States, Britain, and Central Europe.