Katja Praznik

Maska Magazine

.2007 Katja Praznik (1978) received a MA in sociology of culture with the thesis Performing the Body in Contemporary Dance: Ideologies of Body at the Faculty of Arts Ljubljana. She works as editor, writer, dance critic and dramaturge in the filed of performing arts since 1999. Since 2001 she is working as a dance critic for daily newspaper Dnevnik. She is the author of numerous articles on Slovene contemporary dance, she was a curator for performing arts section of the festival Vdor/Break 2.1, she collaborated as dramaturge with Iztok Kovac and En-Knap dance company, and as a performer with German directors Melanie Mohren and Bernhard Herbordt in the performance Patent Night Flight. She was the curator of the exhibition Cabinet Maska. Since 2007 she is the editor in chief of the Slovene performing arts journal Maska.