Irena Z. Tomažin

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Irena Z. Tomažin

Irena Z. Tomažin is a dancer, experimental singer and philosopher, who works in the field of theatre and music. Her work has been subject of analysis by Bojana Kunst, The voice of the dancer, and Sophie Herr, Geste de la voix et théâtre du corps. Her writings to the philosophy of the voice has been published in diverse art publications.
Tomažin has created three albums:Crying Games,Taste of Silence and Lump in the throat. Her work is a consequent exploration of the non-linguistic voice as a medium in physical performance.
Amongst others she has worked with Janez Janša, Tino Sehgal, Mala Kline, Christian Kesten and Josephine Evrad. Irena teaches at the Workshop Series The world is Sound in Berlin.