TEJA REBA

Teja Reba is an independent artist and performance maker based in Ljubljana. She currently works as program director of City of Women- Association for Promotion of Women in Culture and as main curator of its annual International Festival of Contemporary Arts.

She also was active in the field of cultural politics as the president of The Association for Contemporary Dance of Slovenia (2013-2016) and was member of the Prešeren Foundation Board (2014-2016), responsible for highest National Awards for Arts in Slovenia.

She has created a variety of artistic works, ranging from performances, interventions and installations on her own and in tandem with Leja Jurišić (2008-2015), with whom they toured extensively, received the Ksenija Hribar Award (2013) and participated in several European projects (Space for Live art, Imagine 2020, Identity.Move!, Spider).

As performer she has collaborated with choreographer Yasmine Hugonnet (2006-2009) theatre director Janez Janša (2005-2017) and Forced Entertainment (2013) amongst many other great artists.

She studied Art History (Sorbonne University, France) and Performing Arts in various institutional and non-institutional contexts around the world (Japan, India, Brasil, Germany, Austria).