Kiriakos Hadjiioannou is a Basel based dance artist. His work focuses on various aspects of choreography, movement, space, art and ritual, within a historical and political context with the aim to make history tangible and accessible.
He is exploring current developments in the performing arts, concerning questions of communication, specific production networks and cognitive developments in socio-cultural activities. He signs the choreography in the Jean Dubuffet exhibition in Fondation Beyeler. His latest works are »Le Sacre du Printemps – Suite Bâloise«, or »wem gehört die Welt«, and »Mysterion – Higher States, Part 1«. In October, his concept for »Hyperion – Higher States, Part 2« received the June Johnson Dance Prize within the frame of the Swiss Dance Awards 2017.