The award was offered by The National Dance Center Bucharest for the remarkable contribution made to contemporary dance in Romania.
For the seventh edition, CNDB contextualized the Awards as an approach to draw attention to the lack of a status of independent artists and their accentuated vulnerability, in the extraordinary context of this pandemic year. Thus, this year’s CNDB Awards recognized the efforts of some members of the dance community to continue their activity independently in 2020.
The 2020 CNDB Awards took place in the form of an online event, organized on December 14th, and the following seventeen independent artists were awarded for their extraordinary contribution to the construction of contemporary dance: Alexandra Bălășoiu, Catrinel Catană, Simona Dabija, Andreea David, Paul Dunca , Florin Flueraș, Mariana Gavriciuc, Adriana Gheorghe, Anamaria Guguian, Cristina Lilienfeld, András Lóránt, Ioana Marchidan, Oana Mureșan, Andreea Novac, Cristian Nanculescu, Valentina De Piante and Lavinia Urcan. Read more: https://cndb.ro/lista-artistilor-premiati-de-cndb-in-2020/