COMPANIES

ALAIN PLATEL (B). LES BALLETS C DE LA B. 2005-2006-2007. “VSPRS”. www.lesballetscdela.be


WIM VANDEKEYBUS (B). ULTIMA VEZ. 2000-2001-2002. “Scratching the Inner Fields”. www.ultimavez.com

KNIGHTS OF THE INVISIBLE. 2010-2020 >

AUGUSTIN REBETEZ (CH) 2015. 2016.2017. "Rentrer au Volcan".

PETER VERHELST (B) Nov and 9-30th Dec 2010. “De Aankomst van Walvissen".

MARTIN BUTLER (NL).1997. “Tued” and “Haughty Cultural implications of the 2nd Circle”.
MARK BRUCE (UK) 1996. “Horse”.

IONA KEWNEY SOLOS 1998-2018... 'BULLET AT STERNUM'. LYMPHONIC WarBellHoiund'. E'LECTRIC WOODS'. 'MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS GOT HER HEAD CHOPPED OFF'. 'BLACK REGENT'. 'QUEEN LORDOSIS'. 'DISCOLEXIC'. 'Ox-Zoomorphic SpyAngles'. 'SCarglitter RETINA'. 'SHY OF FIRE'.


EDUCATION
1991-1995. DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE COLLEGE OF ART, DUNDEE.1stCLASS BA Hons FINE ART.
1996-1998. SCHOOL FOR NEW DANCE DEVELOPMENT, AMSTERDAM.
2003-2005. CIRKUSPILOTERNA, SWEDEN. Circus school (DOCH).

 

SOLOS 1998-2019.
2012- 2019 ONGOING/ CURRENT SOLOS click here.

2015 CREATIVE SCOTLAND  QUALITY PODUCTIONS AWARD.

2000 NEW YORK. “BULLET AT STERNUM” at NEW YORK IMPROVISATION FESTIVAL, St.Marks Church. Music by  BARRY 7 of 'ADD N to (X)'.

2012  SAN FRANCISCO.Feb 6th,7th.“Electric Woods” Variation. Theatre of Yugen- NOH Space.
2012 LIVERPOOL.
Jan 28th. “Electric Woods #3. ”The Bluecoat Theatre.
2012 GLASGOW.
March 3rd.Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. “Symphony of Apparitions”.

2011 GLASGOW.“KNIGHTS OF THE INVISIBLE”. International New Territories at CCA.
2011  LONDON.
June 19th.“Mary queen of Scots got her head chopped off.” Chisenhale Dance space.
2011  GLASGOW.The Brunswick Hotel,
May 1st. ‘Get a Room’. Performances in Bedrooms.

2010 BRUGGE 'De Aankomst van Walvissen' 9-30th December. Dancer for Peter Verhelst theatre piece. 
2010  EDINBURGH.Nov 18,19,20th.“ELECTRIC WOODS” Traverse Theatre, with Joseph Quimby.
2010  LONDON.
Nov 2nd "ELECTRIC WOODS”. Chisenhale Dance Space, with Joseph Quimby.
2010  EDINBURGH.  Dance base showing “Electric Woods”.
2010  GLASGOW.March 19th. “FAUXPAS”. National Review of Live Arts. Musician Joseph Quimby.
2010  BIRMINGHAM. Feb 4th. “SELF-INTERRUPTED EXHIBITION”. IKON Gallery. British Dance Edition.
2010 British Dance Edition Research Funds Award.UK.
2009 August 6-16th. “SELF-INTERRUPTED EXHIBITION” Edinburgh Festival, Dance Base.
2009  BERLIN- AKADEMIE DER KUNSTE .June.Solo during ALAIN PLATEL’s Lecture. In audience & stage.

2007 LONDON. July 11,12th.“TWISTED CIRCUS FRONT”. The Roundhouse.
2007 GENT.13th International Straattheatre Festival Poster Image performer.Belgium.
2005 GENT, DR.GUSLAIN MUSEUM. Solo in conjunction with ALAIN PLATEL’s lecture at ‘Raw
Vision’
2005 STOCKHOLM. LADIGHT NUTIDA, Vitabergsparken. The Open Air Theatre Festival on stage.
2004 EDINBURGH CITY ARTS CENTRE. Solo on 3 gallery floors at ‘Pleasurelands’ exhibition. 2hrs.
2003 GLASGOW. “SCARglitter RETINA”. National Review of Live Arts with ‘Eavesdropper’(B)Yves
de Mey
2003 BRUSSELS, MATRIX. M:A:P . Dance improvisation for Alice Evermore’s Book Launch.
2002 “INFECTED”. New Territories, Tramway, Glasgow. Dance and Screen by GINA CZARNECKI. film.
2001 “INFECTED”. TOUCH CAPTURE TOUR. Performer for GINA CZARNECKI’s film.Sound by
CHRISTAIN FENNESZ. British tour 02.European tour03.
2001 BELGIUM,MWD Productions. Lead actress in Advetisement/short film created by WIM
VANDEKEYBUS for De Standard for TV and Cinema.
2000 “INFECTED” video installation at National Review of Live Arts, Glasgow.
1999 “Ox-ZooMORPHIC SPYangles”. International New Moves, TRAMWAY Dark Lights Commission.
Musicians TRIO AAB.
1999 “DISCoLEXIC”. Edinburgh Fringe Festival at The Famous Grouse House with drawings.
1999 Edinburgh Fringe Festival at The Bongo Club with Musician’s- The Bancroft Brothers.
1999 Film documentation of my work, London. On performance, dance and text. Chisenhale studios.
1998 “LYMPHonic WARbellHOUND”. TRAMWAY Dark Lights Commission at Cottier’s Theatre ,Glasgow with Musician’s TRIO AAB.
1998 AMSTERDAM-MUDIERPOORT THEATRE. Solo with artworks.
1998 “QUEEN-LORDosis”. Edinburgh fringe Festival. Percussionist ALAIN PURVES (NL).
1998 “CARdioVASCULAR DEJAVU”. Princes Square, Glasgow.2hr performance on 3 floors.
1998 LONDON- BALLROOM BLITZ, Royal Festival Hall. Scottish platform.
1998 ‘Moving in mysterious ways Festival’. Assembly rooms, Edinburgh. Solo with drawings.
1997 AMSTERDAM. “ExcLIMBation” School voor Niewe Dance.
1994 DUNDEE. “BODY EXPRESSION”. Live art perormance with apparatus in old gymnasium.


AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2018-Aberdeen artists society Visual art Residency award at Haddo House -National Trust for Scotland.

2014/15. CREATIVE SCOTLAND QUALITY PRODUCTIONS AWARD.

2013. CIRCUS NEXT LAUREATE AWARD/Jeunes Talents du Cirque.

2012. CHOREOGRAPHIC FUTURES AWARD. SCOTLAND.

2011. Whitespace Gallery, Edinburgh. Group Exhibition of International Drawing.

2010-British Dance Edition Research Award.

Scottish Arts Council Creative Development Award.
 ‘SPIRIT of The FRINGE AWARD’.Edinburgh Festival 2005.

Scottish Arts Council Artist development fund for training.
2000- Nikki Milican’s Choreographic Core. International New Moves member.
RE-ANIMATED magazine, on work as a dancer and artist.
1998- S.A.C. Dance development award.1995 ‘Stuart Prize’ Royal Scottish academy. ‘National ‘UNIPART’ competition. “LIMBSKIN”. Winner.
Exhibition at London and Oxford Train stations.


RESIDENCIES.

 SUBTOPIA-Stockholm. Dance base National centre for dance- Edinburgh.

 Ultima Vez studios.(BE).

 HIAP- Zodiak Centre for Dance (FI), Circuscentrum (BE), Les Ballets C de la b studio (BE).  

 Les Migrateurs (FR)  Torino-Mirabilia (IT), London-National Theatre Studio.                                    

 La Breche National pole des Arts du cirque- Cherboug(FR). Budascoop-Kortrijk.(B). Les Migrateurs (FR).

 Studio 3- Sweden. Tramway Glasgow.

Les Ballets C de La B, Belgium.  

 


 




SPORT
Scottish gymnastic squad/ Ayrshire gymnastic team.
South of Scotland Tennis Squad. (ladies and U18’s) Winner of Volkswagen ratings tournaments and
National Singles competitions. 6 times holder of Ayrshire cup.
Winner of more than 50 tennis awards/cups in Scotland.

 

ARTIST VISION SUPPORTED BY:

Circus Next Laureate /Jeune Talents du Cirque Europe. Choreographic Futures Award (UK). Les Ballets C de La B studios (BE). Ultima Vez studios (BE). Circus Centrum (BE). La Breche National Pole des Arts du cirque (FR). Subtopia (SE). Creative Scotland Quality Productions (UK). London National Theatre Studios (UK). Dance Base National Centre for Dance Edinburgh (UK). Les Migrateurs, Pole National des arts du Cirque, Strasbourg (FR). NRLAs-National Review of Live Arts (UK). British Dance Edition Research Award (UK). Ay-Roop Rennes- National Pole des arts du cirque (FR). Budascoop Kortijk (BE). Torino Mirabilia Residency (IT). London International Mime Festival (UK). Zodiak Centre for New dance Helsinki and HIAP (FI). Mexico International Contemporary Dance Festival (MX).

PHOTO : MILAN SZYPURA (FR).