THE ARTISTIC ANCHOR:
Dr. Vânia Gala
Introducing Dr. Vânia Gala: Artistic Anchor at MANIFEST
An influential figure in the dance and performance realm, with a unique understanding and engagement with the subject matter, and having been a member of MANIFEST’s Artistic Selection Committee,
Dr. Vânia Gala will share insights, and guide the MANIFEST artists in the development of their works and their own artistic journeys.
Dr Gala is currently Head and Course Leader of the MA in Expanded Dance Practice at the London Contemporary Dance School.
We are enthusiastic about the conversations, contributions and knowledge she will share in this phase of the project.
An influential figure in the dance and performance realm, Dr. Vânia Gala boasts a robust academic background and a legacy of groundbreaking work. With a substantial history of shaping artistic education, she currently holds the esteemed position of Head and Course Leader of the MA in Expanded Dance Practice at the London Contemporary Dance School.
Dr. Gala’s involvement in the Artistic Selection Committee and her profound understanding of the project’s theme uniquely position her as an exceptional fit for this role. Her extensive experience and comprehensive artistic perspective, especially in the context of engagements related to the transatlantic trade of enslaved people, make her an invaluable resource for all MANIFEST artists.
Her role as the Artistic Anchor, especially given her deep engagement with themes surrounding the transatlantic trade of enslaved people, uniquely positions her to guide and support the MANIFEST artists. Dr. Gala’s vast experience and insightful perspective play a key role in shaping the project’s direction, offering invaluable resources to all the artists involved.
Dr. Gala’s involvement in the MANIFEST project promises collaborative strides, shared experiences, and a fostering of innovative artistic endeavors.
We are enthusiastic about the impactful contributions and enriching experiences she will bring in this phase of the project.