FELIX MATHIAS OTT & BAHAR TEMIZPRINT THIS PAGE
Born in 1983, Felix Mathias Ott is mainly a dancer and choreographer in the field of contemporary performing arts who works between Paris and Berlin. His father, a German actor, passed on an immense interest in the world of theatre to Felix, which was embodied first by studying stage design. Later, he came back to his performative roots within a study in Contemporary dance, Context, Choreography at HZT Berlin in Cooperation with UdK and Ernst Busch Hochschule in Berlin. Ever since he works as a stage designer, video artist, interpreter (dancing/acting), author and choreographer all over Europe for his own creations or with artists likeMathilde Monnier, Boris Charmatz, Björn Melhus, Krzysztof Warlikowski, Yves Noel Genod, Clement Layes, Maud le Pladec.
Born in Istanbul, Bahar Temiz studied philosophy at the Université de Paris IV-la Sorbonne, followed by studies in dance at the Artez Hogeschool voor de kunsten (Netherlands) and choreography at Ex.e.r.ce 09/10 (France). She holds a Masters degree in dance from Université de Paris VIII. Her master thesis, In & Out Sider, is the result of an auto-ethnographical research of two weeks spent within The Forsythe Company during the rehearsals of the piece Sider. She worked as a dancer and performer with Superamas, Erik Kaiel, Willi Dorner and Dylan Newcomb. She has been supported by APAP – Advancing Performing Arts Projects and the Platform 0090 with her solo project In Love. Her own work has been presented in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden and Turkey. She is currently working as a performer with Ivana Müller (Positions, Edges), Felix Mathias Ott (M.O.N.D) and as a choreographer with Maik Riebort on a duo project called 2PCC.