HANNA KRITTEN TANGSOO
Hanna Kritten Tangsoo is an Estonian lighting designer and choreographer based in Berlin, Germany. She studied Dance in Tartu University Viljandi Culture Academy in Estonia 2011-2014 and BA Dance, Context, Choreography in Hochschulübergreifendes Zentrum Tanz (HZT) / University of Arts Berlin 2014-2017. During her studies in HZT, Hanna spent a lot of her time experimenting and learning about light in the context of dance. Since 2017 she has been working as a freelance artist in both dance and lighting. Hanna Kritten is particularly interested in how the power of light and visibility relates to the body in dance.
Kevin studies at The Lir Academy in Ireland and is passionate about lighting design and lighting technology. He hopes to be working as a lighting designer after graduation and is keen to learn more about different artistic cultures and the different aspects of stage design. Kevin enjoys the collaborative nature of the practice and the ability to be able to contribute to a piece of art from a lighting perspective. In 2018, Kevin won Best Lighting Design for ‘Alone It Stands’ at the ISDA Awards and Outstanding Lighting Design for ‘Deirdre+Naoise’ at the NUIG Dramsoc Awards.