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Israel Aloni

Artist, educator, writer and provocateur.

Aloni’s choreographic work has been presented around the world. They
have been continuously developing a powerful artistic voice which
transcend boarders and truly captivates the audience.

In 2018 Aloni initiated and directed Tr.IPP which was a unique pathway in Melbourne, Australia which mentored and fostered artists in the dawn of their career.

Currently, Aloni is the Artistic Director and Co-Founder of ilDance, an independent contemporary dance organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden; the architect and international project manager of International Contemporary Dance Collective (iCoDaCo) which is co-founded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.

Aloni is Advisory Board member of both BIRCA - Baekkelund International Residency Centre for Artists on Bornholm, Denmark and Tasdance in Tasmania, Australia.

 

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On Art and Activism
Essay

On Art and Activism

12 May 2020

Israel Aloni argues that the lack of governmental support for artists has pushed them to pursue activism but contends that art ought to remain independent of the civil-political sphere.