Chiara Bersani

Chiara Bersani is an Italian artist exploring the politics of the body and how the images we create interact with society. As an activist Bersani works on the inclusivity of disabled artists in the performing arts scene. Since 2009 she has created multiple highly acclaimed performance and installation works, among which her “Political Body Series” started in 2013, “The Olympic Games”, co-produced by K3 Kampnagel and the European project BeSpectACTive! in 2017 and her solo “Gentle Unicorn”, selected for Aerowaves 2019. Among her long-term and regular collaborators are Marco D’Agostin, Matteo Ramponi, Babilonia Teatri, Alessandro Sciarroni and the cultural association Corpoceleste_C.C.00#. Other major collaborators include the Madrid-based company La Tristura, choreographer Jérôme Bel and director and playwright Rodrigo Garcia.


Chiara Bersani with Ilaria Lemmo


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