Aslı Öztürk

Style of Art : Dancer
Branch of Art : Contemporary dance
Art Profile :

Aslı Öztürk was born in Istanbul in 1980. She had her dance education at the State Conservatory of Istanbul University between 1991 and 1997. She graduated from the Department of Modern Dance in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Mimar Sinan University in 2002. Between 2002 and 2003, Öztürk studied dance at Le Centre National de Danse Contemporaine, Angers in France. She also participated in D.A.N.C.E program (Dance Apprentice Network a Cross Europe), and worked with important choreographers of the dance world including William Forsythe, Wayne MacGregor, Frédéric Flamand, and Angelin Preljocaj. She finished this program in 2007 July.

Öztürk has been working and performing with Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyası in Istanbul since 2003. She has taught contemporary dance in various places in Turkey and abroad. Since 2007, she has taught classical ballet for contemporary dancers at the State Conservatory of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University.  Since 2009, Öztürk has continued her master’s degree at her alma mater.

Performing Experiences:
2002, "Vertigo” by Tugce Ulugun Tuna, Istanbul
2003 ′′Kelimeler′′ by Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyası
2004, "Mirror” by Candas Bas/Hush Hush Hush, Antwerp
2005  ′′Kalon Kakon′′ by Elshout/Handeler and Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyası
2006, "Fire Sketch” by Angelin Preljlocaj & Laurent Garnier (D.A.N.C.E) Pavillion Noir, Aix-en-Provence
2006, "Human Writes” by  William Forsthye, Kendall Thomas, Hellerau Dresden, Bockenheimer Depot, Frankfurt, (as a guest with The Forsythe Company)
2006, "En Sourdine" BDanse by Emilio Calcagno,Olivier Dubois_Cité du livre Aix-en-Provence
2007, "One Flat Thing, Reproduced" by William Forsythe, (D.A.N.C.E) Staatsschauspiel Dresden ,Sadler’s Wells, London
2007, "[memori] a living archive", by Wayne McGregor, (D.A.N.C.E) Festspielhaus Hellerau Dresden, Biennale 2007 Charleroi/Danses, Sadler’s Wells 2007 "A Success Story" Creation Frédéric Flaman Créteil Maison Des Arts-Paris, Sadler’s Wells-London
2007, "Petites Forms" by Thierry De Mey Biennale 2007 Charleroi/Danses
2007 City Life ceation by Charles Cre-Ange for Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyası
2008, "BodyBabel" by Rosa Mei Jacques Franck-Brussels, Zuiderpershuis-Antwerp, Talimhane Tiyatrosu Istanbul, International Dance Festival, Lithuania
2008, "Engin-ar" by Ciplak Ayaklar Kumpanyası /CdansC 16th International Istanbul Theatre Festival, Istanbul, Sofia Dance Week, Sofia
2009, "Too Many Trees" by Avi Kaiser, Sergio Antonino and Çıplakayaklar Kumpanyası, Istanbul Garaj Istanbul, 32. Duisburg Akzente
2009, "Fender Bender" by Rosa Mei 0090 Festival, KVS Brussels
2010, "Kontrol", Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyasi &Vertigo Uçuş Efektleri

Personal Creations:
2002, "Beyond the Brain", Ankara, METU Dance Festival, Mimar Sinan University, Istanbul
2003, "étre" Angers, CNDC, France
2003, "Le Contact Insolite", Angers, CNDC, France
2004, "S.O.S for emotions", Istanbul
2006-07, "Chidvilas" solo  D.A.N.C.E  Cité du livre Aix-en-Provence France; 11.International Solo Dance, Theatre Festival Stuttgart (Finalist)
2009, "Velocity", creation for Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, State Conservatory, Istanbul
2010, "Kontrol", Çıplak Ayaklar Kumpanyasi & Vertigo Uçuş Efektleri, Istanbul

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City : Istanbul
Country : Turkey
Phone : 0533. 646 33 92
Preferred Lang. : Turkish / English
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