☰ Milan Loviška

CV

* Bratislava, Slovakia

Education / degree
2010-2004 Master in Psychology (MA), Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, Department of Psychology; Thesis: "Mealtime Behaviour and Food Choice of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders"
2007-2003 Foundation degree (DiS.) in Contemporary Dance and Dance Theatre, Duncan Centre Conservatory in Prague; Thesis: "Dance – A Stimulating Factor in Pre-School Child Development"; Performance: "S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extravert)"

Education / non - degree
2008 Association of Handicapped Children in Czech Republic, Prague
Course in personal assistance accredited by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Czech Republic
2007-2006 School for New Dance Development (SNDO), De Theaterschool, Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor Kunsten (AHK), Amsterdam
Guest studies in dance & performing arts
2004-2001 Masaryk University in Brno (CZ), Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, Department of Psychology

Scholarships & Awards
2011 DanceWeb Scholarship, Impulstanz Festival in Vienna
2008 Molitan Trophy – audience award for the series of performances (My Art; My Art II.: My Name is Frank; Spider)

Performance Works & Exhibitions
2017 enclosed pleasure – performed at Der blöde dritte Mittwoch, Rhiz, Vienna
2016 P.P.M. [Puzzled.Processed.Meshed.] – premiered at Betwixt Festival, group exhibition Art & Bytes, ArtScience Museum, Singapore
2015 Third Life Project – premiered at WUK, Vienna
2015 Behaviours That Puzzle – premiered at Kunstraum NÖ, group exhibition Spot on Me, Vienna
2015 In the Cold Light of Darkness Something's Gonna Die a.k.a. Ugly Piece of Shit – performed at Imagetanz Festival, Brut, Vienna
2015 After This, Therefore Because of This - performed at Gibanica - 7th Biennial of Slovenian Contemporary Dance Art, Ljubljana
2014 After This, Therefore Because of This - performed at Platforma po platformi, Plesna izba, Maribor
2014 enclosed pleasure – performed at WUK, Vienna
2014 Esctopia - 2nd premiere, WUK Projektraum, Vienna
2013 Teaser - excerpt from Esctopia, performed at Dark Start, WUK, Vienna
2013 White – premiered at The Terminal, 47/49 Tanner Street, London
2013 In the Cold Light of Darkness Something's Gonna Die a.k.a. Ugly Piece of Shit – premiered at Raw Matters, Schikaneder Kino, Vienna
2013 After This, Therefore Because of This – premiered at the Feedback Festival [2nd Edition], Tanzquartier, Vienna; performed at Brut, Vienna
2012 puppy has to suffer – premiere and exhibition at huf'ak: off space, University of Applied Arts, Vienna
2012 Esctopia – 1st premiere at The Malta Festival, The Rootz, Poznań; performed at Kiosk Festival, Žilina
2012 Re-S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extrovert) - performed at Crossbreeds, Palais Kabelwerk, Vienna
2011 EchoodH – premiered in Trafo Gallery, Prague
2010 My Art: Who's Frank? - performed at Theatre Ponec, Prague; Mikro Hybaj ho! Festival, Studio Alta, Prague; Kiosk Festival, Stanica, Žilina; Off Europa Festival, LOFFT, Leipzig
2010 Re-S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extrovert) - performed at Studio Alta, Prague
2009 My Art: Who's Frank? - premiered at Stanica, Žilina
2009 Re-S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extrovert) - premiered at The International Festival Zero Point, Hall C, Prague
2008 Spider - premiered at Theatre Řeznická, Prague
2008 My Art II.: My Name Is Frank - premiered at Theatre Řeznická, Prague
2008 My Art - premiered at Theatre Řeznická, Prague
2008 S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extrovert) – performed at Happy Days Festival, Hradec Králové
2007 S.A.L.E. (Sporty Animal-Loving Extrovert)" - premiered at Duncan Centre Theatre, Prague; performed at Badhuis Theatre Amsterdam; Lab01, Post CS, Amsterdam.
2007 I Hate Clowns and Valentine - premiered at Illuseum, Amsterdam

Performing and Collaborations (Choreography, Dramaturgy, Co-creation)
2017 Habitat - by Doris Uhlich, premiered at Donaufestival, Krems
2016 The Inefficient Body - Anti-Capitalist Strategy: A Symposium – by Deborah Hazler, dramaturgy Milan Loviška, premiered at WUK, Vienna
2016 Das goldene Vlies - dir. Alia Luque, chor. Milan Loviška, premiered at Landestheater Niederösterreich, St. Pölten
2015 More Than Naked – by Doris Uhlich, performed at CNDB, Bucharest
2015 Cruel Expectations - by Deborah Hazler and Milan Loviška, performed at WUK, Vienna
2015 Mechanisms of Happiness - by Anna Vasof, performed at Sammlung Lenikus Studios, Vienna
2014 100 pas presque – by Taoufiq Izeddiou/Cie. Anania, performed at Tanzquartier, Vienna
2014 Cruel Expectations – by Deborah Hazler and Milan Loviška, excerpt at Judson Church, NYC; premiered at WUK, Vienna
2014 More Than Naked – by Doris Uhlich, performed at WUK, Vienna; Mousonturm, Frankfurt; MDT, Stockholm; 4+4 Days Festival, Prague; PifT Festival, Freiburg ; NEXT Festival, Kortrijk
2014 The Dance I Don't Want to Remember – by Oleg Soulimenko, premiered at Tanzquartier, Vienna
2013 More Than Naked – by Doris Uhlich, premiered at Impulstanz Festival, Vienna
2013 enclosed pleasure – by Otto Krause and Milan Loviška, premiere and exhibition at University of Applied Arts, Vienna
2013 Anthropology of Man - by Deborah Hazler, Vogue chor. Milan Loviška, premiered at Imagetanz, Brut Konzerthaus, Vienna
2012 The Show Must Go On - by Jérôme Bel, performed at Tanzquartier, Vienna
2010 Do Not Close - by Kristína Liška-Boková, performed at Theatre NOD, Prague
2010/09 Itinerancy in Branches - by Lenka Tretiagová & Ondřej Lipovský, performed at Theatre Ponec, Prague; Studio Alta, Prague; Ecotechnical Museum, Prague; Kolínský memorial Festival, Kolín
2009 Hard Boiled or Soft Boiled - by Lenka Bartůňková, performed at TNT Festival, Terrassa
2009 Dance to Meet You (experiment nr. 2) - by Ester Forment, premiered at MeetFactory, Prague
2007 Sex Me Not - by Aitana Cordero, performed at De Melkweg Theatre, Amsterdam; Unidanza Festival, Madrid
2007 Radiation - by Romana Schmalisch, premiered at STUK, Löeven
2007 The other - by Ján Mančuška, NOD, Prague; performed for a documentary by Czech Television in 2010
2006 Fragile - by Ai Koyama, premiered at Muidepoort Theatre, Amsterdam
2006 Blown by Us - by Kristína Liška-Boková, premiered at Theatre Na Zábradlí, Prague

Research / Workshops / Lectures / Artist Talks
2017 Third Life Project: HIRO – artist talk, NODE Forum for Digital Arts, Frankfurt
2016 Third Life Project - artist talk, 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Art ISEA2016 Hong Kong Cultural R>evolution
2012 Empathie – research lab with Magdalena Chowaniec, Elisabeth Hirner, Mirjam Klebel, Milan Loviška, Tomate van Monte and Mathias Weiss, University of Salzburg
2012 Superheroes – research workshop with people with intellectual and related disabilities, Association "Na Tak", Poznań
2012 The Audience, the Performer, the Myth and the Sidekick – lecture with students of Faculty of Social Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań

Publications
Loviška, M., Krause, O., Griwodz, C., Schiele, G., Engelbrecht, H.A. (2017). Third Life Project. In: J. Weijdom, Mixed Reality and the Theatre of the Future, IETM Fresh Perspectives, Vol. 6, p. 41-47, ISBN 978-2-930897-13-4.
Loviška, M., Krause, O., Engelbrecht, H. A., Nel, J. B., Schiele, G., Burger, A., Schmeißer, S., Cichiwskyj, C., Calvet, L., Griwodz, C., Halvorsen, P. (2016, May 10-13). Immersed Gaming in Minecraft. In: Proceedings of the ACM Multimedia Systems 2016 Conference (MMSys '16), Klagenfurt, Austria.