Ekin Bernay (1987, Ankara) is a performance artist, dance and movement psychotherapist, living in London. She is seeking for the truth. Her main worries in her form are based on her existentialist questions about present.
Always trying to create work in the here and now with as much honesty as she can bring. Her work comes from her heart, her life, her suffering, her pain in relation to everything else around these core themes.
She has 20 years of active dance experience, with previous performances at important stages such as Sadlers Wells and The Place in London.
Having completed her bachelor’s degree in Communication and Design at Bilkent University, she moved to London for postgraduate studies, obtaining MA in Fashion Design Management from University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion and MA in Dance Movement Psychotherapy from University of Roehampton. Artist, alongside her career continues to work as Dance Therapist with downs syndrome, autism and adult mental health area.
Now Bernay, continues her performance as an artist of performance art platform Performistanbul.