Veronika Valdés

Slovenia (1992), member within EKG+, Contemporary Dance Company Project, since July 2015.

Veronika finished Conservatorium for Music and Ballet in Ljubljana, and also Art Gymnasium - contemporary dance department. In 2011 she graduated and continued her studies at the Academy for Dance, Ljubljana.  Her first project was ”The Daddy project ” (2012 PTL) with Enya Belak, Maša Hawlina and Jerca Rožnik. Her debut was Dan Potem (2012 PTL), followed by ”4 v vrsto” (2014 Festival Velenje) and ”Profil in kazen” (2014 Cankarjev dom). She has collaborated with Slovenian and international directors and choreographers (Matjaž Pograjc, Brane Potočan, Jana Menger, Vita Osojnik, Gregor Luštek and Rosana Hribar, Gabriela Steininger, Jack Gallagher, Robert Clark, Maja Milenovič Workman). For her work she has received several awards, among them Ksenija Hribar award for young dancer, Alexander Izrailovski award (Beograd), Meta Vidmar badge (Slovenia), first prize at Opus1 (2009 in 2011). Veronika regulary participates at contemporary dance education programmes, and also teaches it. Since 2013 she also writes music. She became member of EnKnapGroup in 2015.

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