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Zurich

FAKE Parkour Trainings with Jamuna

February 2,9,16 2023

March 2,9.16 2023

9:15 AM-ca 10:45 AM

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Solothurn

NONZENS Actions with Jamuna Mirjam Zweifel & Thala Linder

 

Do 9. Februar 18.30 Uhr
Urbanes Fondue (Wir finden den besten Fondue-Unort im Stedtli im Rückwärtsgang) 
Treffpunkt Fussgängerinseli Haubtbahnhof Solothurn 
Bitte mit Fonduegabeln, Brot, richtigem oder falschem Käse und Caclo (wer hat) bestücken! Bitte wetterentsprechend ausrüsten!

Sa 11. März 14.00 Uhr
Wasserdegustierspaziergang

Sa 29. April Zeit tbc
Mit zugeklemmter Nase ins Restaurant gehen und eine Rezension über die komsumierten Speisen und Getränke verfassen

Sa 27. Mai Zeit tbc
Im seichten Wasser bei einem Glas Wein über EEFAK diskutieren (EEFAK ist ein zukünftiges Rückwärts-Kaffee)

Do 22. Juni Zeit tbc
Spaziergang in Posen

Mo 10. Juli Zeit tbc
Picknick im Grünen (Kleid), Amthausplatz

Di 15. August ab 17 Uhr 
Badeidylle beim Stiefelbrunnen Kunstmuseum

Mo 25. September Zeit tbc
Der Welt den Arsch zeigen

So 8. Oktober 13.00 Uhr
Mittagsschlaf im Kunstmuseum

Sa 11. November 14.00 Uhr
StadtKino

So, 3. Dezember 14.00 Uhr 
Nonzens-Kunst bauen

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Virtual Residency (RE)SHAPE

by https://www.workitout-platform.com/formats/reshape

February 2022- April 2023

Researching Interdisciplinary Cyphering / Jam-Laboratory

with Zookunft.Project

Inspired by the Cypher in dance, we are continuing researching on a format in which different disciplines communicate with each other and enter into a symbiosis, following the example of the communication between plants and fungi. 

NEXT SESSIONS:

 2023

 at Zentralwäscherei Zürich, Switzerland (Beschallungsraum)

SESSION HOSTED BY Maureen Zollinger & Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel 

SIGN IN MAIL zookunft@gmx.ch or TELEGRAM CHAT Interdisciplinary Cyphering 

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Via Verso 2023


Via Verso is a collective artistic initiative taking the form of a walk between Switzerland & Italy with The Field @associazione.base9 and Tanzhaus Zürich


The walk consists of two routes covering a distance of about 500 kms over a 14-day period. Starting 
respectively from Bassano del Grappa (IT) and Zürich (CH), two groups will reach the mountains of Switzerland.

August 28 2023 - August 10 2023 (dates can change)

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Holes - working title


Research Week with HF ZUB Student:innen  – BA UCD goes Research
CHOREOGRAPHY & CONCEPT Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel in close Collaboration with Léa Jullien (Tropical Vegas)  SOUND Léa Jullien PERFORMANCE  @zoe.dereynier @sofie_hh @sophie.meyer @n_i_n_a_pf @mikki_monnin @corinnekaelin01 

@sandy__albrecht @yoninah_ @alinegia_0.0  COSTUME Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel Léa Jullien

Showing Research at Tanzfestival Winterthur, Theater am Gleis Switzerland

VIDEO Couchkult SCHNITT Thomas Kolter

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Concept/Creation/Performance in
Encapsulation 


Short Piece
CHOREOGRAPHY & CONCEPT Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel / PERFORMANCE- Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel / DRAMATURGICAL HELP/OUTSIDE EYE Romain Guion, Franka Feder, Rafael Smadja / SOUND Diogo Ribeiro de Almeida / COSTUME Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel / SET DESIGN ASSISTENZ Ivan Giulio Minichiello 



 

„The encapsulation by digital devices, which shifts the focus of the masses and creates an incredible paradox, so often skips the extent of our imagination. But it is the reality of our generation. The constant immersion in virtual worlds is like travelling to people, places, things, possibilities, impossibilities, knowledge and non-knowledge. Infinite dimensions and a new space-time relation arise.“

What happens to the physical body while we are caught and left in virtual holes?
How can we reconnect with the nature and the environment, by creating a hole of sensitivity and experiencing awareness?

 

 

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Performer/Creation in

Waterworks 

Choreography Meg Stuart 

Creation & Performance Kristof Van Boven, Isabela Fernandez, Lucia Gugerli, Pierre Piton, Maria Scaroni, Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel  

 

Dramaturgy Bart Van den Eynde 

Live Music Mieko Suzuki Scenography,

Light design Elodie Dauguet 

Costume Design Jean Paul Lespagnard

Creation Assistants Ana Rocha, Davis Freeman Producer on site Kathrin Veser Assistance

Producer on site Kizzy Garcia Vale Support

Costume Designer Selina Tholl Internship Sofía Werder 

Production Management, Artistic Collaboration The Field Marisa Godoy, Romain Guion Technical Support David Baumgartner 

The Field is kindly supported by BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation (main partner), City of Zurich Culture, Migros-Kulturprozent, Fondation Nestlé pour l’Art. «Titel» is made possible thanks to Stadt Zürich Kultur, Fachstelle Kultur Kanton Zürich, Landis & Gyr Stiftung, Stiftung Corymbo. 

Coproduction: Zürcher Theaterspektakel and Tanzhaus Zürich with the additional support of Damaged Goods (Brussels)

Dance and water. A collaboration with the established American choreographer Meg Stuart, stage and theater artist Philippe Quesne, designer Jean-Paul Lespagnard, musician Mieko Suzuki and a constellation of international performers. 

Created specifically for the Saffa Island in Zürich, Waterworks is a continuation of Stuart's exploration of water which she initiated in 2021.  This unique performative event explores the shallow water and the island's shore as a transition between nature and civilization, and the interactions of liquidity and body, of natural medium and human movement.

 

In Waterworks, the performers evoke dreamlike fictions on a man­made island. The water is the stage for those scenarios – liberating, connec­tive, terrifying and full of possibilities.

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Concept/Performance/Creation in

Dance Delivery

CHOREOGRAPHY The Field DRAMATURGICAL SUPPORT Romain Guion PERFORMANCE Declan Whitaker, Lucia Gugerli, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel, Pierre Piton COOPERATION ZÜRICH TANZT & Dabbavelo

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF ZÜRICH TANZT 2022

An innovative format to bring dance directly to people’s doorstep!

With Dance Delivery, anyone with a creative appetite can choose a short dance from a menu concocted specially by The Field. One selected, the dance will be delivered and performed on people's doorstep, garden or courtyard. 

Concept/Creation/Performance in

Question Kiosk 

CONCEPT The Field in collaboration with Monica Gillette PERFORMANCE Maria Demandt, Lucia Gugerli, Pierre Piton, Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel  ARTISTIC COORDINATION Marisa Godoy, Romain Guion PHOTO Did Schaffer

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF ZÜRICH TANZT, summer program Kunsthaus Zürich, Tanzfest Winterthur 2022, Festival B.Motion Bassano del Grappa IT 
SUPPORT Tanzhaus Zürich, BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation, Migros Culture Percentage, Landis & Gyr Foundation

Ask a question, receive a performative answer!

Instant composition offline/online (time variable)

Question Kiosk is an innovative format that allows for interactions and dialogue. In its analog form, questions are received in public spaces from passers-by and intuitively performed in a marked area. In its digital design, Question Kiosk 2.0 allows anyone to remotely submit a question to The Field. Regardless of the configuration, the main focus remains on facilitating a discourse and reflection with citizens. 

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Performer/Creation in

SCALABLE SKELETAL ESCALATOR

CONCEPT Isabel Lewis PERFORMANCE The Field (Lucia Gugerli, Pierre Piton, Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel) and Rafał Pierzyński MUSIC LABOUR COLLABORATIVE ARTISTS Dirk Bell / Mo Stern, Matthew Lutz-Kinoy, Marcelo Alcaide, Yolanda Zobel LIGHTS David Baumgartner  ARTISTIC COORDINATION Romain Guion DRAMATURGY ASSISTANCE Lea Moro PHOTO Andrea Ebener & Annik Wetter VIDEO TRAILER Ozelot Studios SPECIAL THANKS TO Sissel Tolaas, Lara Dâmaso, Mathias Ringgenberg, Juliette Uzor, Callie's Berlin, Kunsthalle Zürich

Interdisciplinary stage performance

Scalable Skeletal Escalator is a stage adaptation of an interdisciplinary experiment conceived in a museum context over the course of 7 weeks. The live art work takes the form of a holobiont, a multi-organismic assemblage, like the human body itself, shuddering and shaking into being.

 

 

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Creation/Concept/Performer in

Ohne Schweiss kein Preis.

Intro/Short performance 

CHOREOGRAPHY & CONCEPT: Ariana Qizmolli & Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel

Perfomance:  Ariana Qizmolli & Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel

 

A performative exploration into an ageing, elitist Switzerland based on a tennis match. 

Tanzfestival Winterthur 2021

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Creation/Concept for

We Object

DIRECTION Lucia Gugerli, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel, Fanny Zihlmann IN COLLABORATION WITH Romain Guion, Monica Gillette, Tanzhaus Zürich PERFORMANCE Leonie Ketz, Sandra Ivankovic, Maya Olah, Sol Mila Jarkovich, Helga Starcevic, Emma Bertuchoz, Tonja Richardet, Lucia Tavano, Samara Leite Walt, Simona Roth PHOTO Eliane Zgraggen

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF About Us!

SUPPORT Fondation BNP Paribas Suisse, Stadt Zürich Kultur, Fondation Nestlé pour l’Art, Migros Kulturprozent, Landis & Gyr Stiftung

We Object is a collective extension of I Object, originally created for two performers. Developed together with residents of the Wollishofen neighborhood, We Object is a playground where people and things dance together and question their interrelationships. What emerges is chaotic but yet relaxing and gives rise to scenarios that range from everyday existence to science fiction.

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Performer in

The Best and the Worst of Us

CHOREOGRAPHY & DIRECTION Simone Augtherlony PERFORMANCE  Maria Demandt, Lucia Gugerli, Pierre Piton, Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel MUSIC Marcel Blatti LIGHT DESIGN Christa Wenger REPLICA OF ORIGINAL STAGE Klara Mand, Tamara Baumann, Affentranger Theaterhandwerk GmbH ORIGINAL CAST Simone Augtherlony, Kate McIntosh, Phil Hayes, Nicholas Lloyd, Thomas Wodianka ORIGNIAL STAGE DESIGN Nadia Fistarol PHOTO Leni Olafson

COPRODUCTION Tanzhaus Zürich, Südpol Luzern

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF Theater Spektakel 

SUPPORT BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation, Migros Culture Percentage, Landis & Gyr Foundation, Ernst Göhner Stiftung, City of Zurich Culture, Department of Culture of the Canton of Zurich

A metamorphic re-enactment of Simone Aughtlerony's iconic piece 

Full evening piece 

Adopting a spontaneous diplomacy, it reveals a discipline modeled on behaviours from other species who know about reward because they have grown up with the dance between the common good and the lone impulse. The tyranny of the majority is measured up against singular desire as The Field sings, builds, collectively mythologizes and complicates what it means to be and act together. The content of this work bears striking similarity to the ensemble’s endeavour: an intuitive approach to collaborative action that hopes to render an advantageous group dynamic.

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Concept/Creation in

Take your body for a walk

CONCEPT The Field in collaboration with Monica Gillette and Tanzhaus Zürich

Take Your Body For a Walk is an interactive format which aims to build a collective experience and an online community for the duration of a walk. Inputs are sent via chat messages to invite participants to take part in a sensorial adventure. In a time when individual and collective well-being are compromised, Take Your Body For a Walk provides means to reconnect with our own body, our surroundings and our fellow humans. While being gently guided, the participants are actively involved in the design of their walk upon their desires in the moment and their individual locations, may it be the outdoors or within the comfort of their own homes.

Creation/Concept/Performer in

Symbionaut.

INSTALLATION by Florian Briw and PERFORMANCE by Jamuna.

SOUNDSCAPE by Diogo Ribeiro de Almeida OUTSIDE EYE Franka Rosalie Feder & Astrid Künzler

Digital possession directs the human focus into a different relationship of temporality and corporeality. Where do digital space, nature and the human being meet? An attempt at communication between worlds of the same world.

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Creation/Concept/Performer in

NULL

INSTALLATION and PERFORMANCE with Zookunft.Project.

The collective Zookunft.Project aims to create temporary landscapes, nurture a shared memory and exchange practices between different disciplines. The basis of the form of communication is the circle. The Cypher - from which the dancers of the collective took the original interest of a research, always gets back to the point where authenticity, creativity, inventiveness and courage can be lived. How important it has become, to sit again together, withouth fronts. Zookunft.Project is developing more and more into an open place where projects are realised, people cook together, initiate small and big things and, above all, take time to think outside the box.

NULL is the collective's first collaborative work within the residency and open doors in the exhibition space at KunstimDepot 2021.

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Creation/Performer in

Post-Show-Talk

CONCEPT Declan Whitaker CHOREOGRAPHY & PERFORMANCE Maria Demandt, Lucia Gugerli, Pierre Piton, Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel MENTORING Lea Moro, Marc Streit LIGHTING David Baumgartner MUSIC Pierre Piton SCENOGRAPHY & COSTUME Maria Demandt PHOTO Leni Olafson VIDEO Marc Nathmann | yourstage.live 

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF Tanzfestival Winterthur (Theater am Gleis), Show-Off (Tanzhaus Zürich)
SUPPORT Tanzhaus Zürich, BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation, Migros-Kulturprozent, Landis & Gyr Stiftung

A dada-like exploration of fakeness and reality in which the inconsistencies of parallel truths are revealed

Short piece (20 mins)

The largest information resource we have, the internet, which has radically altered our modes of communication, has zero obligation to be factual. Anyone can say anything and present it as truthful, correct and unquestionable. This world wide web where anything goes has marked the advent of a posttruth world where the boundary between fact and fiction becomes more difficult to discern and the distinction between truth-telling and lies less clear. This new reality has permeated our lives, infiltrating the apparent with ambiguity and staining the effable with ambivalence. 

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Performer /Creation in

I Object

CONCEPT Lucia Gugerli PERFORMANCE Declan Whitaker, Mirjam Jamuna Zweifel MENTORING Andreas Storm, Meret Schlegel LIGHTING Anutoshen Hüer MUSIC Mirjam Zweifel SCENOGRAPHY & COSTUME Lucia Gugerli  PHOTO Christian Glaus, Christian Altorfer

PRESENTED IN THE FRAME OF Inkubator (Rote Fabrik), Theater Spektakel, The Arts of Video (in) Research’/ZHdK

SUPPORT Rote Fabrik, BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation, Migros Culture Percentage, Landis & Gyr Foundation

Performative interactions between humans and random objects collected in the streets of Zürich

Short Piece (10 mins), presented in indoor and outdoor contexts

I Object originates from the desire of non-violent destruction as a method for creation. Choreographic scores are used to animate the objects, the performers and the space. This results in a landscape of constant transformation, heightening the performers' awareness, spontaneity and playfulness. In acting with the objects both in a careful and platonic manner, the performers remember the history of the relationship between humans and objects and question what it could look like in the future.

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Concept/Performance/Creation in

Voyageur 

First Version of an ongoing RESEARCH/SHORT PIECE 

with SOUNDSCAPE by Eve Joel Hernandez.

PLATFORM TanzInOlten 2019 New Ideas II

DRAMATURGICAL SUPPORT: Rafael Smadja 

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Concept/Creation/Performer in

Headbanging

Trailer for a VIDEO-EXPERIMENT with Ivan Giulio Minichiello.

what is around? who are we? what does our head contributes to this?

what material do you like to get in touch?

we are a couple. how do we perform together without knowing, what each of us has in mind?

no clue, no plan. just the head and its copy.

Headbang.

ZHDK Aktionsraum. 2019

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other recent Collaborations.

Spekulatives Unternehmen für Übergangsrituale von Wildnissen

January 7 2023, Zurich Switzerland

CONCEPT & REALISATION Matthias Annen, Maureen Zollinger, Jamuna Mirjam Zweifel, OUTSIDE HELP Lea Götschi & Othmar Anne

TERRAIN SAUVAGE is an invitation to accompany nature in its dying process, before the start of a demolition. 

Shortly before the demolition of a building, we want to create a space of experience and encounter to engage with the wilderness together, to open our senses, to collect impressions and to share them with each other. In this way, we let little (urban) wild natures come alive through us once again and carry the impressions away within us in different directions - just as the inhabitants of the garden will do. In this very strong moment of transition we build new synapses towards a shrinking wild.

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Research Interdisciplinary Cyphering / Jam-Laboratory with Zookunft.Project

Inspired by the Cypher in dance, we are researching on a format in which different disciplines communicate with each other and enter into a symbiosis, following the example of the communication between plants and fungi. 

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Photo-Serie Blue Moon with Raffaella Allegra, Elba

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Performerin for Nadine K. Cenoz Dissociation (Solothurn) III, Baseltorkiosk

Film

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Model for Perdita by Studio Végeté

und Janette Gloor Photography for LaBotanica-Magazine.

2020

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Model for Ivan Giulio Minichiello. Studien.

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NULL Costumes

Assistent Costume-Design for Zookunft.Project with Tara Filter (Filterworks)

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Written and spoken Thoughts.

 

Mimosa

poetic text for Studio Végeté und Sara Merz

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Pflanzentanz

Short Meditation.Podcast.

Pflanzentanz was made for Eve Joel Hernandez.

2020

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Mixtapes.

 

How to make sense about the world around us.

private Soundcloud-Link for the Zookunft.Project-Session at Platform Workitout online on ZOOM.

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