weronika pelczyńska

\\\ is a choreographer, dancer and performer based in Poland. She graduated from the Experimental Academy of Contemporary Dance SEAD in Salzburg as well as Warsaw University of Technology (Faculty of Production Engineering and Faculty of Management) and Warsaw University (Institute of Polish Culture).

Weronika has been awarded a number of scholarships including DanceWEB 2013 (ImPulsTanz Festival, Vienna, mentor: Ivo Dimchev); Carte Blanche 2013 Modul Dance (residency in Slovenia) and Alternative Dance Academy 2017 and 2019 in Poznań. As a dancer and performer, she has collaborated with international choreographers in Poland, Germany, Austria, France and Croatia such as M. Kejžar, D. Freeman, M. Stokłosa, S. Thiersch, J.Fruck, L. Kapetanea, J. Wieland, R. Giovanola, A. Nowicka and B.J. Riepe. 

Since 2010, she has worked as a choreographer and movement director for theatre and opera productions, as well as films, commercials and music videos. Alongside, she has been working on individual and collective art projects including 'Europe. Investigation’, 'it will come later’, 'Kula’, 'Still Standing’, 'Kuliści’ (The Sphericals) and 'back on feet / the anatomy of reliance’ co-creating with I. Szostak, M. Jędra, A. Szcześniak, M. Szpunar, M. Fejdasz , P. Kowańska, among others. Interested in collective forms of organisations, since 2013 she has been collaborating with Centre in Motion (Centrum w Ruchu) – a space for performing arts in Warsaw, ICoDaCo 2018-2020 (International Contemporary Dance Collective) and sisterhood practices in 2019-2022. In her works she explores how content presented in culture institutions, galleries, museums could be received through bodily experience. Weronika also teaches at The Aleksander Zelwerowicz National Academy of Dramatic Art in Warsaw and leads regular open movement workshops.

With ÆFEKT Weronika is working on past, current & future projects. We’re looking for partners to develop her practice through residencies, presentations, workshops and broaden presence, that will lead to new and unique meetings & performances for International audience.