Works

currently: 
Co-Manager and Co-Curator of Arts and Cultural Events at Die Labile Botschaft , Wien, AT
MUSIC EXT, director Laura Nasmyth, Choreographer Elio Gervasi, Wien, AT

2022 
PERFORMANCE Lan Rex, commissioned Work, Hyperreality, Wien, AT
tEXT disco tehran, blank publication, 3rd issue, the institute for Art and Architecture of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, AT
PERFORMANCE TALK TO ME… TO YOU, sound-video installation, by Hui Ye, BRUX Freies Theater Innsbruck, AT
INSTALLATION grief, curated by Justina Špeirokaitė, QM&A Group Exhibition, SoHo Studios, Wien, AT
TEXT Pachira, Future Fields, The Field Center, Print, U.S.
WORKSHOP Kulturankerzentrum Schlingermarkt, Red Carpet Art Award, Wien, AT
PERFORMANCE The Pain, The Sir Teens, music video, Wien, AT 
INTERVIEW Barriers to Mobility, Daria Tchapanova, Kültür gemma fellowship, Austrian Commission for UNESCO, Wien, AT
LECTURE Forbidden Paths, in the Context of Appropriation and White Saviorism, in collaboration with Shirin Farshbaf, Lecture at Steph Misa class “To be Opaque & Glitch”, Department of Artistic Strategies, Angewandte University of Applied Arts, Wien, AT 
PANEL DISCUSSION SKIN Festival, Dschungel Wien, AT 
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh, SKIN Festival, Dschungel Wien, AT
(Canceled) Amanda Peña, TanzQuartier Halle G, Wien, AT 
TEACHING Contemporary, TanzStudio Fantastisch, Wien, AT 
TEACHING Contemporary & Ballet/Kristina’s Broadway Connection, Wien, AT 

2021
PERFORMANCE Fem*Friday by Mariah Herold, Kulturen in Bewegung, (YouTube), Wien, AT
WORKSHOP, “How the persian Carpet Moves you”, Dance Studies Association, Rutgers University, Online
COLLABORATION Forbidden Paths, in collaboration with Shirin Farshbaf, Raw Matters, Studio Molière, Wien, AT
PERFORMANCE Mutual Aid Orchestra by Ausländer band, WienWoche Festival, Schönbrunn Zoo, Wien, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh, WienWoche, Festival Opening Performance, Wien, AT
PERFORMANCE Hardcore Freedom by Esben Weile Kjaer, Performance Agency, Curated by festival, Zeller Van Almsick, Wien, AT
COLLABORATION Home Shop, in collaboration with Joanna Zabielska, Artist in Residence, Club Hybrid, Graz, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh, Kulturhaus Brotfabrik, Favorit Bühne, Stand129, Wien, AT
WORKSHOP Jennifer Monson’s ‘A Field Guide to iLANDing (interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art Nature and Dance): scores for researching urban ecologies, open level, Floridsdorf Grätzl-Festival, QM&A, Wien, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY Pachira, Schwarzenbergplatz (Public Space), Wien, AT
WORKSHOP, “How the persian Carpet Moves you”, ReConnect Festival, Online
FEATURE For your eyes only, Yasmine Nasser Diaz, University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities, Ann Arbor, U.S.
TEXT our pathways to this meeting point, Contact Quarterly Dance and Improvisation Journal, Online Rolling Edition, U.S.
LECTURE The Pussy Grabs Back: Performance Analysis of Pussy Riot’s music videos MAGA and ChAIKA, ‘Ibiza?!: A feminist perspective on authenticity and intimacy in performance and politics’, Denise Ackerl, Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, AT

2020
WORKSHOP Movement Coach and Yoga, open level, Beyond the Standard, Istanbul, TR
TALK Spilling the Tea, Earlham College, Alumni, Remote, Online
PERFORMANCE Pussy Riot, YVES.2C, Issue 1 The Beginning, Cover, Print, U.S. 
WORKSHOP, Freeskewl, NYC, U.S. Based, Remote-Online 
COLLABORATION Bound Bind, in collaboration with Shirin Farshbaf, Kultursommer, Wien, AT
PRESS PUCZINE Interdisciplinary e-zine, PUCTANZT, Wien, AT
TALK Columbus Dance Alliance, Remote, Online
PRESS “‘Duet While Solo’: Bita Bell rethinks what moving in quarantine can be” Dance Informa, Online American Edition
PERFORMANCE Duet While Solo,  Instagram, Online
PRESS PIMA Podcast, Performance and Interactive Media Arts, Brooklyn College
PRESS The Queer Arabs Podcast
PRESS Pussy Riot Cover, Love Want, Issue 20
PERFORMANCE Pussy Riot, U.S. and Canada 2020 Tour (canceled)
COLLABORATION Space[ ]Time (work in progress), Movement Research, New York City, U.S.
TALK Participatory and Political Performance, Department of Gender and Race Studies, University of Alabama, U.S.
TEACHING Contemporary Techniques, advanced, Gibney Dance, NYC, U.S. 
WORK Front of House Staff, New York Live Arts, Manhattan, NYC, U.S. 
WORK Studio Manager and Web Designer, BEAT: Bridging Education and Art Together, Queens, NYC, U.S.

2019
CHOREOGRAPHY Carded&Spun, Brooklyn Arts Exchange (BAX), New York City, U.S.
COLLABORATION Bound Bind, in collaboration with Shirin Farshbaf, Dschungel Wien, Tryout, Wien, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY arduous recurrence, short dance film, Wien, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh,  Lalish Theater, Wien, AT
COLLABORATION Bound Bind, in collaboration with Shirin Farshbaf, Stadttheater, Gmunden, AT
PERFORMANCE [The Lights], in collaboration with Rojin Sharafi, Fluc Fluc Wanne, Wien, AT
WORKSHOP Contemporary Techniques and Composition, open level, START|AS International Contemporary Art Festival, Rokiskis, LT
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh/DAM, Artist in Residence, START|AS International Art Festival, Rokiskis, LT
PANEL DISCUSSION Migrant Bodies and Moving Borders Symposium, Opera Estate, Bassano, IT
WORKSHOP Contemporary Techniques, open level, Migrant Bodies and Moving Borders Symposium, Opera Estate, Bassano, IT
PERFORMANCE [The Lights], in collaboration with Rojin Sharafi, Klangfestival, Gallneukirchen, AT
PERFORMANCE Pussy Riot, NovaRock Festival, Nickelsdorf, AT
PERFORMANCE Pussy Riot, EuroPride Parade Stage, Wien, AT
CHOREOGRAPHY Off Boats, short dance film, in collaboration with Kathryn Nusa Logan,
Highlighted Screenings:
Dansfilmfestival, Stockholm, SE
Moving Images international Videodance Festival, Nicosia, CY
Merde The Show, NYC, U.S.
Screen Dance Festival, Scotland, U.K.
COLLABORATION See/Saw, in collaboration with Fen Kennedy, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh, Borders in Motion Conference, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY On Board(hers), in collaboration with the collective On Board(hers), TEDx Talks, The Ohio State University, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY By the Pond, commissioned by and in collaboration with Columbus Modern Dance Company, Columbus Modern Dance Company, U.S.
WORKSHOP Professional Company Class, advanced, Columbus Modern Dance Company, Columbus, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY On Board(hers), in collaboration with the collective On Board(hers), Columbus College of Arts and Design, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY Dam Noosh, Urban Arts Gallery, Columbus, U.S.
INSTALLATION fragmented present, Urban Arts Gallery, Columbus, U.S.
COMPOSITION Shale Forming, Urban Arts Gallery, Columbus, U.S.
Nominated, Graduate Teaching Award, The Ohio State University, U.S.
TEACHING Lead Instructor, Contemporary Techniques Level II, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.

2018
CHOREOGRAPHY OFF Boats, The Movement Project, Cleveland Dance Festival, U.S. 
PERFORMANCE Anamnesis, MFA Project by Ashlee Taylor, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
TEACHING Lead Instructor, Dance Improvisation, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
TEACHING Lead Instructor, Contemporary Techniques Level I, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
PERFORMANCE Pour La Liberté by Brianna Rae Johnson (short dance film), Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY Garden of Constants, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
PERFORMANCE Appendage, MFA Project by Catie Coughlin and Kimberly Wilczak, Urban Arts Space Gallery, Columbus, U.S.
INSTALLATION Trumpel, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
TEXT Lay Bare, poem, Bubble zine, U.S.
eXHIBITION selected works, depARTment, ashburton art gallery, NZ
WORK External Relations Coordinator, Social Media Manager, Head Usher, The Ohio State University, Department of Dance, Columbus, U.S.
WORK Lead Graduate Teaching Associates, Dance Department The Ohio State University, U.S.  
WORK Graduate Student Teaching Orientation Facilitator, The Ohio State University, U.S.

2017
WORK Selection Committee Member and Interviewer, United World College Iranian Committee, Tehran, IR
CHOREOGRAPHY Sisters, Got Balls!, in collaboration with Dave Covey and dancers, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
PERFORMANCE Transient Passage by Katherine g. Moore, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
ACTIVISM Climate Reality Project Conference, Certification , Led by Al Gore, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY Banned: a Tour of Tehran, Second Language Research Forum, Columbus, U.S.
Intermedia Studies, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
TEACHING Online Teaching Assistant, Dance in Popular Culture, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
TEACHING Lead Instructor, Contemporary Techniques Level I, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
CHOREOGRAPHY Banned: a Tour of Tehran, Dance Fall Festival, Access Theatre, NYC, U.S.  
CHOREOGRAPHY USA Is—-, Goremade Backyard, Columbus, U.S.
PERFORMANCE Autonomous Recurrence by Ashlee Taylor, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
INSTALLATION Tanhaayi (Loneliness), Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 

2016
CHOREOGRAPHY 360 Dance Game Experiment, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
CHOREOGRAPHY Hidden, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
PERFORMANCE Dido and Aeneas Opera by Susan Petry, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.
PERFORMANCE Skogskyrkogarden, MFA Project by Kimberly Wilczak, Department of Dance, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S. 
CHOREOGRAPHY Orient and Occident, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, U.S. 

2015
COMPOSITION Raahi beh Bakhshesh (A Path To Forgiveness), Bachelor Thesis in Music Composition, Earlham College, U.S.
WORK Intern to the Director of Children and Youth Ballet Summer Intensive Program, Joffrey Ballet School, NYC, U.S.

2014
CHOREOGRAPHY Persistence, short dance film, Highlighted Screenings:
Awarded Best Music Video, Earlham Film Festival, U.S. 
New York Arts Program Exhibition, NYC, U.S.  
Unlike Film Festival, Jakarta, ID and Helsinki, FI

2013
wORK Children and Youth Ballet Teacher Assistant, The Joffrey Ballet School, NYC, U.S. 
WORK Intern to the Artistic Director, Sally Silvers Dance Group, NYC, U.S.
Intern to the Artistic Director, Alison Cook Beatty Dance Company, NYC, U.S.
VOLUNTEER Facilitator and Youth Leader, Secular Camp Quest, MD, U.S.

2012
EXHIBITION Skin&Bone Photography, See.me, Artist wanted, art takes times square, nYC, u.s.
CHOREOGRAPHY Skin & Bones, Li Po Chun United World College, Hong Kong
Project Team Member, School for Children with Special Needs, Beijing, CN Conference and Day Camp Facilitator, Initiative for Peace, Li Po Chun United World College, HK