Gerda König

... was born in 1966 in Cologne. She became actively involved in dance in 1991 and has since worked closely with dancers including Alito Alessi, Adam Benjamin (CANDOCO Dance Company), Louri Blaustein and Ricardo Morisson. From 1992 to 1995 she was a member of the MOBIAKI dance group and then joined the PARADOX Dance Company in Copenhagen. She established the DIN A 13 Dance Company in 1996 and since then has choreographed and taught dance to people of varying physical abilities. Some of her own choreographies to date include: 1997 "body distance between the minds" in collaboration with Dominic Muscat, 1998 "coded creation" and 1999 "Sittenbilder" in collaboration with choreographer Elisabeth Clark-Hasters.