Emilia Bouriti

Emilia Bouriti | Post-industrial Agrarian Routes

Emilia Bouriti | Post-industrial Agrarian Routes

The series of participatory performances was developed in Aspropyrgos, which is located 18 kilometers from Athens. The town has 30,000 residents today that coexist with many immigrants of different nationalities who arrive as seasonal agricultural workers. 
This town has been exclusively rural and unfolds the story of the history of Greek development from agricultural to industrial and then to the post-industrial era. 
The project is experiential and inspired by the rural life, the cultivation of food and the post-industrial phase of the area. 

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Emilia Bouriti | Performative lecture : Post-industrial Agrarian Routes

Emilia Bouriti | Performative lecture : Post-industrial Agrarian Routes

Emilia Bouriti is a choreographer and artist. She studied Performance and Visual Art with a master in Performance at Brighton University. Her work combines performance and installation, as she works on a site specific basis. She also creates "integrated performance" works, where body movement, the spoken word, visual art and music create a dynamic dialogue. Emilia teaches part-time at Fontys University Holland and at the Athens School of Fine Art.

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