Maja Zimmermann is a dramaturge for contemporary dance and performance and works at PACT Zollverein in the area of program & project development. After studying fine arts and earning a master's degree in dance studies, she initiates and accompanies a wide variety of artistic projects as a freelancer. In addition to developing choreographies for the stage, she has co-curated interdisciplinary exhibitions and pursued her own research projects.
Neda Pouryekta is currently project manager for urban relations at PACT Zollverein. Previously, she worked in an international context focusing on culture and education. Her work experience is based on projects in the MENA region, East Africa and Southeast Europe on strengthening civil societies, peace education and intercultural exchange. She holds a Master's degree in Oriental Studies/Islamic Studies and Sociology from Ruhr University Bochum.Events with Neda Pouryekta und Maja Zimmermann