The Place Prize Commissions

Nina Kov

Nina Kov is choreographer who studied at Rosella Hightower’s school in Cannes, completing her MA in Choreography at Laban. She was a DanceDigital Associate Artist from 2010- 2011.

Copter is a duet between a remote controlled helicopter and a dancer.
The commission reflects on childhood fantasies viewed through the lens of adulthood, and fantasies of being an adult during childhood. Operating constant changes in the power dynamic between the two ‘performers’, the piece is aiming to question our relationship with objects, in a sometimes playful, sometimes unsettling way.