#Presentation / Sigal Zouk / April 13 / 2024

Sigal Zouk

Saturday, April 13, 2024

ARTIUM Museoa, Museo de Arte contemporáneo del País Vasco (Vitoria-Gasteiz)

Free entry until complete seats


Sigal Zouk is a dancer/artist working in Berlin since 1997. She received her training at the Emek Izrael Dance School and joined the Bat-Sheva Ensemble from 1994-96. After moving to Berlin and working with artists such as Luc Dunberry and Juan Cruz Dias de Esnaola, she became a member of  Sasha Waltz and Guests from 1999-2004. In 2005, she began her collaboration with Meg Stuart/Damaged Goods; first as a dancer and then as choreographic advisor/outside eye for the work of Stuart and Phillip Gehmacher as well as Stuart’s following works. In 2007, she began her long time collaboration with Laurent Chetouane in which she created 10 dance and theatre works for the stage. 

She has worked with other artists such as Boris Charmantz (Musee de la Dans), AWST & Walter, Zeirkratzer, Simone Aughterlony, Ian Kaler, Antje Shupp and Shanon Conny .

During the past few years she has begun to develop her teaching practice where she guides professional dancers to locate their feeling body to a  presence that has the potential to navigate in and through any situation. She teaches in several European dance departments and institutions including Tanzfabrik Berlin,  HZT University Center for Dance Berlin ,ZZT Hochschule für Music und dance Köln, DDSKS Copenhagen ,DOCH Stokholm ,Cullberg Ballet Stokholm ,Akademie for dance in Bukarest ,Suzanne Dellal Center Tel- Aviv and Ponderosa.

Zouk accompanies artists and choreographers such as Meg Stuart,Jared Gradinger/Angela Schubot, , Sheena McGrandles ,Antje Shupp,The progressiv wave ,Tamara Rettenmund ,Mor Demer,Shannon Conney and Moritz Majce  on their artistic journey, helping them to work with their limitations and their potentiality. 

She was awarded the best performer in Dortmund Festival 2010 as well as dancer of the year from Tanz Magazine 2011.




Eusko Jaurlaritza Kultura Eta Hizkuntza Politika Saila/Departamento de Cultura y Política Linguística del Gobierno Vasco
Vitoria-Gasteizko Udala/Ayuntamiento de Vitoria-Gasteiz
Arabako Foru Aldundia/Diputación Foral de Álava
Fundación Vital Fundazioa