LAPER - Live Art and Performance Group

Lucia Mauri and Laura Gagliardi

@meulucia  @laura_gagl


Lucia Mauri is a dancer, researcher and teacher between Linz and Milan. Studied at Paolo Grassi Milano and at the Master in Movement Research at Anton Bruckner Privatuniversitaet Linz. She participated in different projects, such as Declinazioni by Ariella Vidach and Studio Azzurro; ALPHABET&ULTRA by Gruppo Nanou; Network Anticorpi XL action coordinated by Associazione Cantieri Danza". Over the years she choreographed "Epiphora'' in collaboration with composer Claudia Canamero Ballestar; "fuoricampo" with Compagnia La Lucina" and "LEKANI" with Lekani Group at Ars Electronica Festival. Supported by Ariella Vidach aiep and identity Eisenstadt.

Laura Gagliardi debuted in contemporary dance with choreographer Laura Boato. After completing the degree in Biology, she graduated in Contemporary Dance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. She worked as a freelance dancer with Marina Collard, Henry Montes, Lea Anderson, Roman Baca, Giuseppe Frigeni, Jianan Qu, Virgilio Sieni and Susanne Linke. Laura expands her artistic skills in the field of film, dancing in the Biennale Architettura 2021 in Venice in the film Looking for Daylight directed by Lea Hjort; and in Green Lens directed by Doug Aitken in Certosa Island. She undertook a Master's in 'Movement Research' at the Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität in Linz. She created and performed her first works as an author: LIQUIFORMS at the Linz Ars Electronica Festival, Visible Silenzio with Shallfelden Ensamble Graz at the Ried im Innkreis Hörsturm Festival and Vogel at Linz King's D.iD Festival in Eisenstadt.


out of sight, out of mind? (2023)