Zrinka Šimičić Mihanović
DOBRA VODA / GOOD WATER
a dance installation
Multimedia hut, 2020
Duration: 120 minutes
Concept and choreography: Zrinka Šimičić Mihanović
Dance: Zvonimir Kvesić, Zrinka Šimičić Mihanović
Paper design: based on a motif by Marina Bauer
Dramaturgical support: Dubravko Mihanović
Production: Multimedijalna koliba (Multimedia Hut), 2020
In collaboration with the Art Education Department of the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb and with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia and the City of Zagreb.
Dobra voda/Good Water is one of the coves on the island of Silba. The choreographic work Dobra voda/Good Water starts from an embodied exploration of the history of one’s own creation and the relationship between an individual and a shared experience. Although choreographic, this work also has a strong visual aspect. Abstract forms and sound resulting from movement occasionally take on narrative and symbolic connotations that are immediately dissolved into a transforming continuum. The processes of division, differentiation, transformation and migration have shaped and continue to shape the individual body of each of us, from the moment of conception to the present day, as well as the collective body/the society of which we are a part, to which we bear witness, which we create...