Jerneja Fekonja is a performing artist and dancer.
Born in Slovenia, Jerneja obtained a Bachelor's degree of Arts in Contemporary dance from BCDA, Budapest, Hungary, continued upgrading her education at Berufsfachschulen für Physiotherapie und Ergotherapie Dr. Muschinsky in Bad Lauterberg, Germany. She is currently enrolled in first of International Master in Arts and Cultural Management, Rome.
From 2019 she has performed for various dance artists and companies such as Unusual Symptoms-Theater of Bremen, Azimuth Dance Ensamble, Lali Ayguadé, Eléanor Valérie-Lachky, Tijen Lawton, Willi Dorner, Marco Torrice and worked as a website manager for DanceMasterclass film production, based in Berlin.
Since 2016 and until today she has worked in Bruxelles with the MELTING POT dance
practice, taking part in different activities and international dance events, with the idea of creating a place for dance pieces through dance events, based on the redefinition of the concept of ‘contemporary dance’ by opening a dialogue within different dance performance and autodidact dancers.