Ekin Bernay (1987, Ankara) is a performance artist, dance psychotherapist and movement director living in London. Always trying to create work in the here and now with as much honesty as she can bring. She has 20 years of active dance experience, with previous performances at important stages such as Sadlers Wells and The Place in London.

Having completed her bachelor’s degree in Communication and Design at Bilkent University, she moved to London for postgraduate studies, obtaining MA in Fashion Design Management from University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion and MA in Dance Movement Psychotherapy from University of Roehampton. As a dance therapist her work focuses mainly on Adult Mental Health and she has experience working with children with Autism, and refugees.

Now Bernay, continues her performance as an artist of performance art platform Performistanbul.