About

ELIAS CHOI-BUTTINGER

 

 

born 1987 in Linz

 

  • He grew up as the son of two artists, Andreas Buttinger-Casper und Barbara Buttinger-Förster. Growing up he was introduced to various kinds of artistic and cultural happenings.
  • He spent his elementary and high school years at Waldorf school.
  • He also finished a three year apprenticeship in cooking.

 

 

He started breakdancing in 2003. Since then he was involved in to the following projects and educations:

 

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ELIAS CHOI-BUTTINGER

(Foto by Paul V.Schütz)

Graduated in two bachelor studies in Contemporary Dance and

pedagogy at Anton Bruckner University Linz

Erasmus semester in Spain, Valencia

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching workshops and regular classes in more than 20 different

institutions

Open breakdance-trainings, workshops and music-videos in

Europe, USA and Asia

Start doing breakdance in Workshops of Silke Grabinger

 

 

 

 

 

Nutcracker production for Theater an der Rott

(Eggenfelden Germany)

Different events of Beda Percht (e.g. BWT Gala)

Part of the art-collective La Palomablanca / dance-performance

“Die Hochzeit”

Dancing and acting in “Hass” (main production of Wiener

Festwochen 2009), Vienna

Various projects and performances with Silke Grabinger und SILK

Fluegge dance company, like Aidsgala, Proverb and Dear

Performing at Street-Festival in Macedonia

 

 

 

 

 

Developement and implementation of dance-filmproject “Beyond

The Broken Hoop“

Choreography in different productions about architecture of Hygin

Delimat (e.g. "Housebeating")

Leading “Inter-Dance-Project I.D.P. Linz-Calkutta” in India

(sponsored by LinzEXPOrt)

Developement and implementation of dance-videoproject

“Schuachbreakn”

 

 

 

 

 

Stipendium from Int. Bühnenwerkstatt (IG Tanz Steiermark)

Organisation, choreoraphy and dance in “A flurry tale” awarded

piece for the best dance produktion of Taipei fringe festival 2016

Recipient of “Startstipendium” from Austrian ministry of culture

Guidance of dance and choreography for S.O.U.L.O.U.D.

performance project (winning Interkulturpreis 2013 of Volkshilfe)

 

OCCUPATIONAL DEVELOPEMENT

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2010 – 2015

2012

 

 

 

BREAKDANCE

 

2008 – 2018

2005 – 2018

2003

 

 

PERFORMING

 

2016

 

2015 – 2016

2012

2009

 

2009 – 2017

 

2007

 

 

 

PRODUCTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY

 

2015

2014 – 2018

 

2014 – 2015

 

2011

 

 

 

 

PRICES AND GRANTS

 

2017

2016

 

2015

2013

 

 

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CONTACT ME

 
 
 

LET'S GET IN TOUCH!

 

 

Send me your comments, suggestions, questions or requests. I’ll be glad to meet you, answer to your inquiries

 

 

Ghegastrasse 20

4020 Linz

 

 

elias(at)melisha.at

 

 

+43 660/3758904

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