Halla Ólafsdóttir

Athi-Patra Ruga

The Icelandic artist, dancer and choreographer Halla Ólafsdóttir lives and works mainly in Stockholm. In her work, she always strives to expand the terms dance and choreography. Here she is mainly concerned with methods of reinterpreting forms of representation that enable a shared experience. Ólafsdóttir created a number of pieces and projects that have been seen at festivals in Sweden, England, Belgium, France, Germany, Vienna and the United States. As a performer, she most recently played, inter alia. the lead role in the 2015 Dansens Hus feature film “Under Influence” by Sidney Leoni. She also worked, inter alia. already worked with choreographers such as Zoe Poluch, Stina Nyberg, Nadja Hjorton and Amanda Apetrea.

See also: Samlingen and  Amanda Apetrea & Halla Ólafsdóttir