Anna Maria Nowak / Dance, Choreography

Anna Maria Nowak was born in Poland, where she studied Scandinavian Studies at the University of Gdansk.  She received her dance education at Anton Bruckner Universität in Linz, Austria and was a member of x.ida postgraduate dance company. Since 2005 she is working as a freelance dancer, choreographer and teacher in Vienna.  In 2006 she joined Liquid Loft/Chris Haring for the Posing Project and since than has been working with the company in various stage and film productions. She also worked 

with i.a.Elio Gervasi, Julia Mach, Alexander Gottfarb and Radek Hewelt.

Since 2009 she is also a member and cofounder of an Austria based group - The Loose Collective.  Her own solo works include "mindblankless" and "fall and crash into thousand of pieces" - both premiered at the festival OdeonTanz. In 2009 she received the DanceWeb scholarship. She was also part of the research project Embodied Generative Music at the Institute for Electronic Music (IEM) in Graz.

Currently she is working together with Alexander Gottfarb on a performance "On Traces" that will premiere in Tanzquartier/Studios in February 2015.