Aylin Kalem Iscen
(TECHNE Festival, Istanbul/Turkey)
Holder of a BA degree in English Language and Literature, and an MA degree in History from Bogazici University, Istanbul; and a DEA degree in Dance and New Technologies from the University Paris 8, Paris. Dance teacher and choreographer. Instructor at the Management of Performing Arts Department of Istanbul Bilgi University, and at the Modern Dance Department of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul with courses on Performance Studies and Theories of the Body.
Co-founder of TECHNE Digital Performance Platform. Giving lectures on New Technologies in Contemporary Performance, exhibiting interactive installations and writing critical articles on dance, performance and digital technologies. Currently working on the International Istanbul Digital Performance Platform Project that will be held in Istanbul in Spring 2006.