MCH

Marie-Caroline Hominal 's practice includes choreography, performance, video, drawing, music.

She did her Dance education at Janet Held Studio in Montreux, the Schweizerische Balletberufschule in Zurich and at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London.Marie-Caroline received her dance education at the Schweizerische Ballettberufschule (ZHDK TanzAkademie) in Zurich and at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London, where she joined the National Youth Dance Company.
She has developed miniature one-to-one performances such as Le Triomphe de la Renommée (2013), The Last Dance (2015) and Ballet solo (2018) as well as full length performances such as Patricia Poses at the Pop Machine (2011), Ballet (2016), Grrrrrrrrrr (2018).
She also created the music one woman band performance Silver (2013) and the artisanal radio show Where's the MC (2015).
Following her research on the notion of authorship with the series Hominal/XXX, she invited Markus Öhrn for the first piece Hominal/Öhrn (2018), and then Nelisiwe Xaba for the second piece of the series: Hominal/Xaba (2019).
She has collaborated with the electronic musicians Clive Jenkins, Cristian Vogel, visual artists Kim Boninsegni, David Hominal and Delphine Coindet and co-created Duchesses (2009) with François Chaignaud.
As a dancer, she has worked with the Tanztheater Basel, Irène Tassembedo, Blanca Li, Gisèle Vienne, Gilles Jobin, La Ribot and Marco Berrettini (with whom she co-signed the duo Ifeel2). She was a guest performer for Human Writes by William Forsythe and B.O.B by Dick Wong.
In 2019 she was awarded "Outstanding female dancer" by the Swiss federal dance jury.
Since 2008, her work has been presented in both theaters, museums and galleries in all Europe, China, South America and USA.


Works

Choreography & Performance
2019 Parad/isiaque Musée international des Arts Modestes, Sète (FR)
2019 Hominal/Xaba La Bâtie Festival, Genève (CH)
2018 Grrrrrrrrrr Les Créatives festival, Genève (CH)
2018 Ballet Solo Hiver de danses, Neuchâtel (CH)
2018 Hominal / Öhrn Théâtre de Vidy, Lausanne (CH)
2017 ONE Swiss dance days, Geneva (CH)
2016 Taxi-Dancers ?Théâtre de Vidy, Lausanne (CH)
2016 Where's the MC ?Festival de la Bâtie, Geneva (CH)
2015 The Last Dance Festival Zürich Moves!-Zürich (CH)
2014 Ballet Bâtie festival de Geneva (CH)
2013 Le triomphe de la renommée
2013 Froufrou théâtre de l'ADC, Geneva (CH)
2013 Hôtel Oloffson JDCS Basel at Hôtel Basilisk (CH) and Paris at Hôtel Picard Gallerie Coullaud Koulinsky (FR)
2012 BAT théâtre de l'ADC, Geneva (CH)
2011 Patricia Poses By The Pop MachineFestival de la Bâtie-Geneva (CH)
2011 Cindy Punch Pop AcidNuits des Musées-Mudac-Lausanne (CH)
2011 Voice Over festival Particules, théâtre de l'Usine Geneva (CH)
2010 Yaksu Exit Number 9 (Starring Heleen), Théâtre de l'Usine, Gevena (CH)
2009 OPUS 69  Festival ELECTRON, Geneva (CH)
2008 FLY GIRL créé au Festival Latitudes Contemporaines à Lille (FR) & Théâtre de l'Usine Geneva (CH).


Collaborations
2012 Two birds at swim, at birds two swim, at two birds swim, ... performance from & with MCH & David Hominal, La Bâtie festival Geneva (CH)
2009 ASS TOWN (Roman photos, édition limitée) a project from MCH & Rudi van der Merwe
2009 DUCHESSES (performance) MCH & François Chaignaud, Sommer.Bar/ Festival Tanz Im August, Berlin 09 (DE)


Videos
2018 Le Triomphe de la Renommée, CCS Paris (FR)
2014 Danse dans les prés La Bâtie Festival Geneva (CH)
2010 Sans Titre Journée Internationale de la Femme, Théâtre de la Comédie, Geneva (CH)
2008 Bleu Foncé International Film Festival of Cinema and Technology, Modern Art Museum in Washington (USA)
2008 EGOKILLER et Bleu Foncé Festival MOVE-MOVIE, Théâtre de l'Arsenic, Lausanne (CH)
2007 IMAGES OF THE DAY (triptyque) Festival Latitudes Contemporaines (FR)
2007 Intoyapants & Bataille, music video for the producer John Mustang.
2006 Bleu Foncé/Spaceship/Histoire de Pied pour L.G./Pinklove/La Belle au Bois Dormant, Festival Latitudes Contemporaines, Lille (FR)