06_2017: The new Factory Artists 2017 to 2019 are Claire Cunningham, Ligia Lewis and Choy Ka Fai. Soon more.
We named them “Factory Artists“ and bid them welcome as part of the team. tanzhaus nrw has tied the first generation of Factory Artists closer to the house for two years from 2014 to 2016: Jan Martens (Antwerp), Alexandra Waierstall (Düsseldorf) and Sebastian Matthias (Berlin). New productions was realized on site and be presented as premieres at tanzhaus nrw. Futhermore they connected close to the audience with projects, master classes and other activities.
“Let´s put an end to nomadic production!” A statement by Bettina Masuch, tanzhaus nrw director, in Kwest 06/2014