Dancer, choreographer and performance artist. Likes to work with the body as a constellation of different materials free from social conventions, with a recent passion for lumps.
Name: Ester Olofsson
Sep 2012– June 2015 DOCH, University of Dance & Circus: Bachelor Degree in Performative Practices, Stockholm.
Sep 2009– June 2012 High school: Södra Latins Gymnasium: Esthetic Orientation in Dance, Stockholm.
Sep 2009– May 2012 Base23 Dance Academy, Stockholm.
29 June 2018: Blåsa, curated by Elizabeth Coleman-Link, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt am Main.
27 June - 1 July 2018: Cumbersome Dough by [ingentinget] with residency, curated by Elizabeth Coleman-Link, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt am Main.
12-15 April 2018: Nugget, curated by Kunstverein Familie Montez - Frankfurt am Main, Supermarket Art Fair 2018, Stockholm.
12-14 April 2018: Tell Me More, Supermarket Art Fair 2018, Stockholm.
5 April 2018: Fejs-Hacking and The Pond, Torsdagsklubben, Strindbergs Intima Teater, Stockholm.
3 February 2018: The Pond, Project V, Tårnby Public Space, Copenhagen.
14 January 2018: Fågelskit, temporary art piece, Ulvsunda Bastusällskap, Ulvsunda, Stockholm.
22 November 2017: The Pond, Cumbersome dough by [ingentinget], Pianobar, Ulvsunda Bastusällskap, Stockholm.
1-8 November 2017: Online Residency/Gallery, Curator: Antoine&Amanda, The Sunk3n place, The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale.
30 September 2017: Hmmmfffph, alongside Ulvsunda Bastusällskap, Mossans Gala, Mossutställningar.
5, 8 September 2017: xyzpdq (Examine Your Zipper Pretty Darn Quick), STOFF Stockholm Fringe Festival.
5 August 2017: Fejs-Hacking, Paradiso, Unga Tur, Stockholm.
26 March 2017: Cumbersome Dough by [ingentinget], Supermarket Art Fair, SITE, Stockholm.
15 April 2018: Panel member, Body Talk panel discussion, Istanbul Performance Art, Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm.
9 March 2018: Reading aloud, Sara Vipola, Accessen, Kungliga Konsthögskolan, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm.
25, 26, 28 January 2018: Co-facilitator, Mariana Suikkanen Gomes, Tender Protest Series, Talking & Props, Weld, Stockholm.
29, 30 November 2017: Performer, Dragana Bulut, Return of The Zombie Episode 3, MDT, Stockholm.
1 October 2017: Choreographer and Dancer, Ellen Söderhult and Lisa Schåman, Kroppkakan, Splatterdans, Nobel Museum, Stockholm.
31 August, 1 September 2017: Performer, Benjamin Vandewalle and Yoann Durant, Hear, MDT, Stockholm.
31 May, 1, 7 9-10, 13-14, 16-17 June 2017: Choreographer and Dancer, Frida Spång, Spångs Orkester, Det Landar Båtar Vid Vår Strand, Moment:Teater, Stockholm.
13 May 2017: Dancer, Ingri Fiksdal, Shadows of Tomorrow, Revolve Performance Art Days, Köttinspektionen, Uppsala.
18 February, 11 March, 8 April 2017: Performer, Marina Abramović, Art Must Be Beautiful Artist Must Be Beautiful, The Cleaner, Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
27 February - 5 March 2017: Performer, Marina Abramović, The Cleaner, Eric Ericsonhallen, Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
May 2015: Dancer, Jefta van Dinther, remake of Kneeding, Hörsalen, Stockholms Stadsteater, DOCH, Stockholm.
May 2015: Dancer, Rosaling Crisp, Fill:Refill, Hörsalen, Stockholms Stadsteater, DOCH, Stockholm.
January 2015: Bachelor Degree Project, Subtitle: And So Is He, DOCH, Stockholm.
October 2014: Dancer, Paz Rojo, Pre Production: Movement, MDT, DOCH, Stockholm.
May 2014: Dancer, Emanuel Gat, C10, remake of Time Themes, DOCH, Stockholm.
2013– 2014: Choreographer and Dancer, Fashion Innovation, 2013/2014 and Kulturnatten at Kulturhuset 2013, Nobelmuseum, Stockholm.
May 2013: Performer, Sofie Rykowski, Mellanrum, Masters Degree Project, Konstfack, Stockholm.
November 2013: Dancer and Choreographer, Mandi Tiukkanen, Stella Blanc, Lisa Schåman with Light - and Sound students Mira Svanberg and Niclas Lindgren, Manifesto, StDH, Stockholm.
Jan 2013: Dancer, Shintaro Oue, (Hur Man..?), Uppsala Concert and Congress, Uppsala.
OTHER WORKS AND PROJECTS
2017: Co-member of art collective Ulvsunda Bastusällskap, Stockholm.
29-31 July 2017: Volunteer worker, Norberg festival, Norberg.
18-24 November 2016: Participant, Marina Abramović, Cleaning the House Workshop with Lynsey Peisinger, Ekskäret.
August 2014: Assisting Choreographer, Frida Spång, Spångs Orkester, Under Tiden Sover Dom Andra, SITE, Stockholm.
January 2014: 2 weeks of Internship, Cullberg Ballet, Riksteatern, Stockholm.