Aiko Kazuko Kurosaki was born in Tokyo (JP) and studied dance and music in Vienna and Chicago. She received scholarships for further education in Vienna, Salzburg and Chicago. She was responsible for concept, artistic direction and choreography of the series “Tanzwerkstatt Metropol” 1988/89 in Vienna, where she was also featured as a dancer. She was member of the Butoh Company Cie. Ariadone / Carlotta Ikeda and worked as the assistant of Carlotta Ikeda in Vienna (ImPulsTanz, Wiener Festwochen), Tokyo, Paris, Berlin, Bordeaux a.o. between 1991 and 1999.
Her Solos: “Kokoron” (premiere 1993, Festival for Contemporary Art, Bolzano/IT); the show window / display project “No Comment” (2009, LABfactory, Vienna); “BLANK” for “Untergang Art” (a co-production with Tanzquartier Vienna and NOMAD.theatre); “Nettó” (2013, tanz ist Festival for Contemporary Dance in Dornbirn/AT) a.o.