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IDEAS ASSOCIATOR, CHOREOGRAPHER OF RAW MATERIALS OR MANIPULATOR OF EVERYDAY OBJECTS, SABINA SCARLAT MULTIPLIES COSTUMES WHILE CRUMPLING THEM UP.
BORN UNDER THE EAST UNIFORM, IN ROMANIA, SHE DISCOVERS CLASSICAL DANCE AT THE AGE OF 7 AND JOINS THE NATIONAL CONSERVATORY OF BUCAREST, AT THE AGE OF 11. Shortly after SHE GOES WEST, SETTING UP IN BELGIUM. SHE GRADUATES IN PSYCHOLOGY FROM THE ULB UNIVERSITY AND WORKES FOR SEVERAL YEARS IN THE LACANIEN PSYCHOANALYTICAL MILIEU, WHILE STUDYING CONTEMPORARY DANCE.
IN 2010, SHE ATTEMPTS THE SYNTHESIS CO-FOUNDING, WITH NICANOR DE ELIA, GARAGE29, AS A RESEARCH AND STAGE CREATION STUDIO WHERE CHOREOGRAPHERS AND DIRECTORS ARE INVITED TO WORK. OVER THE YEARS, SHE DEVELOPES THE SPACE AS A DYNAMIC PLATFORM FOR ARTISTS, NOTABLY BY CREATING AND DIRECTING THE G.INCUBATOR, AN ARTISTIC SUPPORT PROGRAM FOR EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS.
SINCE 2017, SHE ASSERTS HERSELF AS A CHOREOGRAPHER, WITH A FIRST CREATION, UNIFORM – FEATURING THE SYMBIOSIS OF TWO WOMEN WHO MERCILESSLY DEMOLISH A LARGE SET SCULPTED IN SAND. THE PIECE TOURS DURING 3 YEARS AND RECEIVES THE AWARD FOR BEST SCENOGRAPHY AT THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL ATELIER, BAIA MARE, ROMANIA.
IN 2019, SHE BEGINS TWO COLLABORATIONS : MATCH 2 WITH VILMA PITRINAITE – WHERE TWO UNSCRUPULOUS FEMALE OPPONENTS MANAGE TO MATE IN THE MIDST OF A FIERCE COMPETITION AND DIPA TE WITH CHLOÉ BEILLEVAIRE – A PARADE OF FEMALE AND MALE STEREOTYPES WITH PAIRS OF TIGHTS. SHE ALSO DIRECTS SEXEN, OR WORSE! WITH CHARLIE CATTRALL AND ELIE TASS – A METAPHOR ON THE IMPOSSIBILITY OF BEING ONE.

 


DIPA TE

 


 

SEXEN, OR WORSE !

 


MATCH 2
2021, LES BRIGITTINES

 


 

UNIFORME 
2017, LA BALSMAINE

 

 

 

 

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