Stefa Govaart BE
Stefa Govaart works at the intersection of dance, performance and text. They hold an MA in Performance Studies from NYU, having previously studied at P.A.R.T.S.
As a dancer/performer they have worked with choreographers and visual artists across Europe including: Eszter Salamon, Claudia Pagès, Eglè Budvytytè, Eoghan Ryan, Goda Palekeitè, Ode de Kort, PRICE, Simon Asencio and Adriano Wilfert Jensen.
With Bojana Cvejić, Andrea Rodrigo and Nikhil Vettukattil, they co-organize the artists' gathering Spring Meeting at Performing Arts Forum (St. Erme, FR).
They are a founding member of the research group Sex Negativity at the Amsterdam School of Cultural Analysis, and teach in the BA and MA programs at P.A.R.T.S.
They have published with misted.cc an online temporary reading space (NL), This Container (BE), Bâtard Festival (BE), and nY magazine (BE). With Marija Cetinić, they are working on an ongoing epistolary project.
Their own performative work was presented at Perdu and de Appel (Amsterdam), rile* and WIELS (Brussels), Wendy's Subway and Woodbine (New York).