IOANA PAUN Résumé

Bucharest, Romania

CONTEMPORARY THEATRE EXPERIENCE

Director, 2007 onwards
New Theatre, Political Theatre, Social Theatre, Performance Art, New Drama, Feminist Theatre
Theatre Royal Stratford East London, National Theatre Iași, Mic Theatre Bucharest, Foarte Mic Theatre Bucharest, Paintbrush Factory Cluj, Teatro Luna Chicago, National Museum of Mexican Art, Ashtar Theatre Palestine, Onassio Center Athens, Museo MAXXI, Schauspielhaus Wien, Stadttheater Ingolstadt, Temps D’Images Festival, Viva Performance Festival, UK Young Artists, Biennial of Young Artists of the Mediterranean in Thessaloniki, CEC ArtsLink USA, Schaubühne Theatre Drama Festival Berlin, Kunstraum Lakeside Austria.

Theatre and Performance Art Curator, 2014 onwards
Performance, Contemporary Theatre, Live Art, Public Art, Intervention, Social Art
Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest, Bucharest European Capital of Culture 2021 bid book, Performance Art Lab Atelier 35, National University of Theatre and Film - Playwriting MA Department.

Festival Artistic Director, 2015
Emerging arts
Biennial for Emerging Arts Bucharest.

Cultural Evaluator and Policy consultant, 2014 onwards
Social policies, Cultural Intervention, Independent Cultural Sector
National Trust for Culture (AFCN), Romanian Ministry of Culture, Independent Theatre Artists Solidarity Group.

Teacher / Facilitator
Action Performance, Performance Art, Body and Resistance, Performance for Refugees
Ashtar Theatre Ramallah, Atelier 35 Gallery, National University for Theatre and Cinema Bucharest, Theatre and Television School – Babes Bolyai University

CONTEMPORARY ART EXPERIENCE

Artist
Conceptual Art, Feminist Art, Labor Art
National Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest, Kunstraum Lakeside, Lendhauer Klagenfurt, Salonul de Proiecte

AWARDS AND GRANTS

International Art Awards
:
European Comission: Research and Production grant - Performigrations 2014-2015 │ MNAC Open Call 2016 │ CEC Artslink USA 2014 │ Prague Quadrennial in Stage Design / Workshop award │ Attic Arts London 2010 │ UK Young Artists 2010 │ Pépinières Européennes pour Jeunes Artistes: Park in Progress (2010)

Romanian Art Awards:
National Trust for Culture 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 │ Cantemir Festival Grant (2010 and 2011) │ Nominated for best social inclusion program in 2016 by National Art Trust

Academic Awards:
Goldsmiths Scholarship 2008 │ Dinu Patriciu Foundation Award 2008 │ Ministry of Education Scholarship2008 │ Mobility Bursary from the Romanian Ministry of Culture 2008 │ Ratiu Foundation Scholarship 2008 │ Merit Scholarship from the National University of Theatre and Film 2003-2007 │ 1st Prize at the National Olympiad of Logic & Argumentation 2001

EDUCATION

2017 PhD. Contemporary Performance Studies (ongoing)
National University for Theare and Film Bucharest – The Democratization of Theatre

2009 MA Performance Art
Goldsmiths University of London

2007 BA Theatre Directing
National University for Theare and Film Bucharest

LIST OF FINISHED ARTWORK
Theatre, Live Art, Performance

2016
WHITE HORSE │ Theatre
National Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest, Replika Theatre
Funded by National Art Trust Romania
THIS IS A SET-UP │Solo Exhibition
National Museum of Contemporary Art
Co-authored with Catalin Rulea, Curator: Alexandru Balasescu
SADDAM AND I │Group Exhibition
Salonul de Proiecte

2015
THE ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE │ Theatre
Teatrul Foarte Mic, Bucharest, Ibsen Scholaship
Co-produced by ARPAS
LONELY HASSAN │Public Art
Lendhauer, Austria
NATALIA, TURN THE LIGHT ON │Solo Exhibition
Kunstraum Gallery Klagenfurt in coproduction with Communication & Media department at Alpen Adria
University, Austria. Produced by LILEC - Bologna University, Italy / Performigrations │Exhibition

2014
DOMESTIC PRODUCTS │ Theatre
Temps D’Images Festival, Danubia Connection Festival, Schauspielhaus Wien, National Theatre Iasi, German Theatre Timisoara, National Theatre Craiova, WASP Bucharest
Funded by National Arts Trust Romania

COMPANIA ROMANIA / ROMANIA ENTERPRISE │Documentary
Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival, CinePolitica Festival, Adhocracy Athens, Performance
Platform Lublin, Kino Iluzjon Filmoteki Warsaw

2013
ECONOMY OF DESPERATION │ Performance
National Museum of Mexican art Chicago (USA), CEC ArtsLink & Teatro Luna
INDICELE DE INDIGNARE/INDIGNATION INDEX │ Art & Science
Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest (RO), funded by the National Arts Trust

2012
LUCRATOR 2.0 │ Theatre
Fabrica de Pensule Cluj Napoca. Project funded by the National Arts Trust Romania
ALL WORKERS GO TO HEAVEN │ Theatre
Theatre Royal Stratford East, London in coproduction with the Romanian Cultural Institute in London
FILIPINO WOMEN WASHING SOY SAUCE OFF THE ITALIAN FLAG│ Live Art
Fondazione Maxxi, Viva Performance Festival curated by Tania Bruguera and Cristiana Parrella
THIS IS NOT A GAME │ Live Art
Funded by the National Arts Trust Romania
GET LOST in collaboration with réaltympanica company │Live Art
Mecklenburg Inspiriert Residency

2011
EXPELLED │Performance
House of People, Bucharest, Dinu Patriciu Foundation
TV FOR DUMMIES: performance for 100 remote-controls │ Theatre
National Theatre, Iași
E.U. ONLY │ Live Art
Onassio Centre Athens, Medeea Electronique
DO NOT TOUCH │ Live Art
Paris, Pépinières Européennes pour Jeunes Artistes Residency & BJCEM Thessaloniki

2010
ZERO DECIBELS │ Theatre
Foarte Mic Theatre, Bucharest
THEN WE TAKE PECS │Live Art
Pecs European Capital of Culture, EuropeMania festival and Romanian Cultural Institute (ICR) Budapest
X_STREET │Live Art
Attic Arts residency at Romanian Cultural Institute London

2009
TRENSFORMERS in collaboration with réaltympanica company │Public Art
Cluj-Bucharest public trains network in Romania
CONNECTION FAILED in collaboration with réaltympanica company │Live Art
Rex Launderette, London : Goldsmiths University, STOFF Festival Stockholm and UKYA

2008
FORBIDDEN UNDER 18 │ Theatre
Foarte Mic Theatre – Bucharest, National Playwriting Festival 2008, Youth Theatre Festival 2008
L-V:8-16 │ Theatre
Green Hours Theatre – Bucharest, Best Actor award at Gala Star
BUILD YOUR COMMUNITY! │ Social Theatre
Rahova area, Bucharest, Funded by the National Cultural Trust.
MADE IN CHINA, based on Agamemnon by Rodrigo Garcia │ Theatre
Desant Theatre, Bucharest