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Niki has worked with award winning interdisciplinary art group Blast Theory (www.blasttheory.co.uk) since 1997 and became an Associate Artist in 2006. She has worked and collaborated on projects such as Kidnap, 10 Backwards, Desert Rain, Uncle Roy All Around You, Can You See Me Now?, Day of the Figurines, Ulrike and Eamon Compliant and the more recent I'd Hide You.
Niki was invited to attend the Act Otherwise: A harbourside meeting of ingenious minds seminar in March 2012. Partners on the project included Blast Theory (UK), Time's Up (Austria), Lighthouse (UK) and FoAM (Belgium). The seminar was part of the PARN project (Physical and Alternate Reality Narratives). A report summerising the 2 days can be found here: http://wiki.physicalnarration.org/wiki/index.php/ActOtherwise
Niki has toured nationally and internationally with Blast Theory, Plane Performance and Reckless Sleepers and has collaborated with various artists for conferences, festivals and symposiums. Niki is a long-standing member of Manchester based Plane Performance. Their new project Three Sisters will tour from February 2013.
Niki is a Lecturer in Performance at the University of Salford and leads the BA (Hons) Performance - Contemporary Practices
This partneship is an annually curated event in collaboration with The Lowry Theatre and the BA (Hons) Performance: Contemporary Practice students.
The students work is double billed alongside a professional perfor... more >>.