Lena Klink (Germany, 1992) is active as a choreographer, creation and production assitant, and dancer.
She received a diploma from SEAD Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance (AU, 2020) and a B.A. from the Royale Conservatory of Artesis Plantijn University College of Antwerp in (BE, 2021).
As a choreographer, she created, amongst others, mellow yellow (2019), which was invited to PERFORMdANCE 2020 at ARGEkultur Salzburg (AU); and BODIES IN T_____SPHERE (2019), which performed in Winter Dances Festival (2020) at Toihaus Theater (AU). With the collective Theaterquarantäne (DE), she was the movement director for RADIKALE PRAXIS (2019), which premiered at Sprungturm Festival (DE) 2019. For blank check festival (DE) in Dock11 and AckerStadtPalast she premiered her Solo Schritt (2022).
As a dancer she worked with, amongst others, Rotem Weissman (AGADA, 2022), Ceren Oran (The Urge, 2021) and (The Urge Grows, 2022), Robert Wilson (The Messias, 2020), Meytal Blanaru (akin, 2019), Eulalia Ayguade Farro (Magnificat, 2019); and collaborated with the filmmaker Marlen Frieß (Blauer Kran 2.0, 2019).
Her movement research body parts shifting got funded by Dis-Tanzen, NEUSTART KULTUR, Dachverband Tanz Deutschland and by the Commissions of the Federal Government (2021). In this working period a guided improvisation workshop unfolded which took influence in various artistic projects. Several workshops took place in Slovakia and Berlin, such as the profi training in Dock11.
As a creation assistant, she worked with Kat Válastur (Eye, Lash!, 2021), (Diana, Even, 2022) with Eduardo Torroja (Body Carriers, 2020), Ádrienn Hod (Sorrow for Lunch, 2019). As a production assistant she accompanied the process of the online magazine (SPREAD, 2022).
Lena is a core member and founding member (2020-present) of nein9.
i am exploring facts that exist beside and deny each other, turning those into a melting pot of reality layers in harmony and disharmony. through exploring the spaces in between - new or other perspectives emerge.