About Chun zhang
Born in 1988 in Shanghai, Chun Zhang started her dance training in 1998 in Shanghai Dance School. She then got a bachelor degree in Chinese Dance and a master degree in classical dance research in Beijing Dance Academy for the next seven years. From 2011 to 2014, she worked full time in Macao Conservatory, as dance teacher and choreographer for the professional program. From 2012 to 2015, she danced at the same time in many big productions of Macao dance troupe, under the direction of Macao Culture Institution. Her performances landed in many continents including Asia, Africa, Europe and America.
In 2015 she traveled to Germany to pursue her dream as choreographer and finished her study in Folkwang University, in master of Choreography in 2018, with a full length stage piece with Folkwang Dance Studio. The piece is then awarded for the Kurt Jooss Preis, 2019.
Since 2018 she works as a choreographer and Pilates trainer in NRW and europe. In 2019 she founded YIBU Dance Company with Kai Strathmann for their artistic productions and collaborations.