Arne Mannott is an artist and curator with a background in circus, dance and fine arts as well as an academic degree in philosophy and politics. His performances and exhibitions have been shown internationally.
He is founder and artistic director of the Viennese festival ON THE EDGE – festival for experimental circus art. As a curator and dramaturg he developed various creation and performance formats and worked for festivals, institutions and artists.
festivals and institutions that have presented his work, among others:
WUK performing arts (AT), Volkstheater (AT), Israeli Circus Festival (IL), Circus Festival Prague (CZ), Tanzquartier Wien (AT), Berlin Circus Festival (DE), Odense International Film Festival (DK), Winterfest Festival Salzburg (AT), Teatro Into Phaj’si (BO), Dschungel Wien (AT), Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (AT), circus dance festival cologne (DE), Odense circus festival (DK), Theater am Werk (AT), Kunsthalle Lingen (DE), Theater X Berlin (DE), Slovak Artists‘ Community (SK)
Portrait by Natali Glisic