Special Guest

Gizem Bilgen

Symposium Sessions


Gizem Bilgen

 Gizem Bilgen completed her dance education at Codarts, Rotterdamse Dansacademie. 

During her academic studies, her choreographies were performed in Rotterdam, Den Haag, Utrecht, Tilburg and Eindhoven and in Body Building / Instillation Performance Corporation with visual artist Henrik Vibskov, Museum Night, NAI, Architecture Museum of Rotterdam. She completed her internship with Sasha Waltz & Guests at RadialSystem V in Berlin in 2010 and was invited to an artist residency program at Riksteatern with Cullberg Ballet in April 2011. 

She received her MPA degree from MSFAU State Conservatory, Contemporary Dance Department in Istanbul. Her thesis project Hiatus was performed at IKSV (Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts) 19 th  InternationalTheatre Festival. She worked as a dance instructor at Yıldız Teknik University Faculty of Art and Design Dance Department and Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Contemporary Dance Department in the previous years. 

Currently, she teaches movement techniques classes at Yeditepe University Theatre Department. She continues to collaborate with and take part in projects by ŞahikaTekand Studio Oyuncuları, Akbank Sanat and Zeynep Tanbay Dance Project – ZTDP; works as a consultant and instructor in the field of dance and a freelance dancer and a choreographer in independent performing art projects.


2019-08-26 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Art Hotel Downtown

06 463 8900

30 King Faysal Street Downtown

Amman, KZ