ARTISTS & COLLABORATORS
ÉRI VIRÁG (H/F)
Viràg is an Angers/Budapest based artist, dancer and a passionate teacher. Following her modern dance and theater studies in her native Budapest, Viràg obtained a BA Hons degree in Communications & Visual Culture from London Metropolitan University.
She received the core body of her contemporary dance training at The Place, London; Merce Cunningham Dance Studio, NYC; ODC and Lines Dance Center in San Francisco; Centre Nationale de Danse Contemporaine in Angers (France). She has led several dance and movement educational workshops for children and adults and has been managing outdoor design and performance projects for festivals.
By founding TILT, Viràg has focused her attention on creating new dance aesthetics by mixing dance, design and visual art principles and also experimenting with movement and optical illusion. Virag is also a certified STOTT Pilates Instructor and the owner of DAP movement method.
MANU KALEIDO (F)
Manu Kaleido is an Angers based visual artist, designer, performer and most notably the creator of the internationally acclaimed optical theatre show, KaleidoAct.
Fascinated by geometry, perspective and reflection, Manu designed his first giant (4.5 m long) kaleidoscope in 2001, while studying architecture. The development of this unique performance equipment has been the focus of Manu’s professional career as a designer. After having spent two decades inspiring festival audiences with KaleidoAct, as well as outdoor art installations and video mapping, he recently turned his attention to interior design. As a self-taught 3D designer, his work also includes 3D design for architectural projects, spatial decorations as well as articulated theatre props.
MASTER MARGHERITA (CH)
Master Margherita is a versatile musician, composer, deejay, music producer and music event curator based in Locarno, Switzerland.
FRANCESCA MENICHELLI (I/UK)
Francesca is a London-based costume & prop designer and fashion illustrator.
SIMONE STRIFELE (I/UK)
SS is a London-based musician, composer, photographer and the creative director of Random Connection Quest.