Vanessa Mafe-Keane

Brisbane independent choreographer,Vanessa Mafé-Keane graduated from Stuttgart Ballet School in Germany and danced with The Queensland Ballet.  She spent the next 10 years in Geneva, where she danced with Le Ballet du Grand Theatre, touring regularly throughout Europe, later becoming a freelance artist with Vertical Danse-Compagnie Noemi Lapzeson and co-founding member of an experimental performance group Co M-S-K.  Returning to Brisbane, Vanessa obtained her MFA (QUT) and has recently commenced her PhD also at QUT.  Vanessa regularly teaches at QUT, ACAP, 2Ballerinas and continues to choreograph works that explore collaborations between movement, video, installation and sound.