CRISTIAN DUARTE | São Paulo | Brasil

EDUCATION


2000-2002 Brussels/Belgium
Graduated from P.A.R.T.S. (Performing Arts, Research and Training Studios). Artistic director Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. Studies in Technique, Composition, Theory, Theater, Improvisation with a wide range of artists in the dance field. (Chrysa Parkinson, David Zambrano, Jonathan Burrows, Thierry De Mey, Jan Ritsema, Wendy Houston, Lynda Gaudreau, and others). Scholarship holder of ApARTES/CAPES - Brazilian Ministry of Education.

1994-2000 São Paulo/Brasil 

Estudio and Cia. Nova Dança. Studies in Technique, Theater (dramatic game and clown), Contact-Improvisation, Improvisation and Management. (Adriana Grechi, Thelma Bonavita, Lu Favoreto, Tica Lemos, Cristiane Paoli-Quito). Workshops attended in this period with: Katie Duck; Workshop with Nienke Reehorst, Rasmus Olme, Osman Kassen Khelili, Karen Nelson, Steve Paxton, David Zambrano, Marcelo Evelin, Gisela Rocha, Cristiane Paoli Quito, Francis Savage, among others.

1992-1997 São Paulo/Brasil 

Graduated in Advertising at Mackenzie University - Communication and Arts Faculty. Trainee at Advertising Agency - Sogei do Brasil; Graphic Design Agency - Mattar Design; Also worked as a free lancer graphic designer.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AS A MAKER, DIRECTOR AND PERFORMER

Ó (2016) Choreography/Direction
A production of Cristian Duarte em companhia (São Paulo/Brasil) in cooperation with Cocoondance (Bonn/Germany). Co-creation: Aline Bonamin, Bruno Levorin, Cristian Duarte, Felipe Stocco and Tom Monteiro.

AGAINST THE CURRENT, GLOW (2015) Choreography for Cullberg Ballet
Solo Against the Current, Glow created by/to 4 Cullbergbaletten dancers: Anna Pehrsson, Samuel Draper, Agnieszka Dlugoszewska and Daniel Sjökvist.

BIOMASHUP (2014) Concept/Creation/Direction
A dance concert for 6 dancers and 1 musician. Premiere August 2014 inside the context of LOTE#3 – 15º Programa de Fomento à Dança. Performance dates 01-18 Agosto 2014 – Casa do Povo/São Paulo; 13, 14 and 15 November 2014 - Festival Panorama Rio de Janeiro; 26 and 27/11 - Sesc Consolação; Awarded by São Paulo Art's Critic Association 2014;

1 MM OF ALL THAT/JAM 1MM OF ALL THAT (2013/14) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performer
Performance created for open/alternative spaces. Audience-Interactive performance;

THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS (2011) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performance
Dance solo piece. Awarded APCA 2011 - São Paulo Art's Critic Association;

I AM HERE BECAUSE I BELIEVE IN IT (2011) Concept/Creation/Direction
Dance piece for graduate students at ASU - Artist Faculty program at School of Dance - Herberger Institute at Arizona State University/USA. Commissioned by Artistic Director Simon Dove.

WE THINK, WE LIKE THAT (2010)
Experiment-Performance from A Piece Together? workframe in collaboration with Paz Rojo. Participants: Ana Dupas, Bruno Freire, Bruno Levorin, Carolina Mendonça, Cristian Duarte, Leandro Berton, Paz Rojo e Rodrigo Andreolli. Presented at Festival Contemporâneo de Dança, São Paulo in November 2010, Sala Paissandú – Galeria Olido. APT? was supported by: IBERESCENA(co-producción) 2010; CCE (Centro Cultural de España), São Paulo; coLABoratorio, Rio de Janeiro; MINC – Lei de Incentivo à Cultura Programa de Intercâmbio e Difusão Cultural; YLOREAL (Madrid); L´animal a l’esquena, Gerona; Teatro-Museo Quim Pujol, Barcelona; La Caldera, Barcelona; coLABoratorio, Rio de Janeiro; DESABA, São Paulo; Festival Contemporâneo de Dança, São Paulo;

O REVISOR EM SÉRIE # (2009-2010) Concept/Creation/Direction
Creation and direction of a solo piece for dancer Leandro Berton. Comissioned by CCSP (Centro Cultural São Paulo), with the support of Centro Coreográfico do Rio de Janeiro and Colaboratório - Panorama Festival-RJ. Premiere and presentations: 28 May- June 7th, 2009 - Sala Paulo Emilio/CCSP. Playlist 2010: SESC Itaquera – São Paulo – April 10th SESC Pompéia – São Paulo – April 27th SESC Pinheiros – São Paulo – May 6th and 20th Festival Conexão Contemporânea – São Luis/MA – May 15th Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte – UFRN (Deart) – June 13th Mostra Artes do Corpo – PUC University – Tucarena – June 23rd;

TOMBO (2008-2009)
Dance Piece created by DESABA plattform, in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita and Thiago Granato. Created with funds from “4° Programa de Fomento à Dança/SMC, São Paulo”. Premiered in March 2009. APCA 2009 - São Paulo Art's Critic Association for Desaba Plattform and its productions;

IT’S SO GOOD (2009) Concept/Creation/Direction
Dance piece for 10 performers, commissioned by Transitions Dance Company/Laban Center - Londres/UK. Premiere: May 2009. www.laban.org

ELETROQUÍMICOS, BABY (2009) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performer
New version of the duet SHOW: SOBRE O QUE A GENTE VÊ (VOLUME 1) in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita. Presented at: 18/07/08 – VERBO – Galeria Vermelho
05 e 06 – Conexão Internacional – Sala Paschoal Carlos Magno/SP 14/11/08 – Festival Contemporâneo/SP Circulação Paulista 2009: 07 de Agosto – Assis/SP - Teatro Municipal Padre Enzo Ticinelli 08 de Agosto – Jaú/SP - Teatro Municipal Elza Munerato
15 de Agosto – Andradina/SP - Teatro do Centro Cultural Pioneiros de Andradina 05 de Setembro – Fernandópolis/SP - Teatro Municipal Merciol Viscardi 19 de Setembro – Itápolis/SP – Cine-Teatro Municipal Geraldo Alves
25 de Outubro – São Manuel/SP – Cine-Teatro Municipal Dr. Alberto Pampado Festival Conexão Contemporânea – São Luis/MA – May 16th

CORNÉLIA BOOM (2008) Concept/Creation/Direction
Direction and creation in collaboration with Sheila Arêas. Solo created and produced for the “12° Cultura Inglesa Festival”, São Paulo. Premiered 23rd, 24 and 25th May/2008 at CBB - Duke of York Auditorium – São Paulo and presented in other festivals and venues in Brasil;

POCKET SHOW: VOLUME 1 (2008)
Adaptation of the duet “SHOW: Sobre o que a gente vê (volume 1)” for a trio in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita and Thiago Granato. Premiere: 01-11 May 2008 – CCSP - Centro Cultural São Paulo.

PLANO B (2008) Creation/Direction
Direction and creation in collaboration with Thiago Granato. Solo created and produced for the event “Solos de Dança do SESC”, nona edição. Premiered: March/2008 at Espaço SESC - Rio de Janeiro.
Presented at: 25 de Abril de 2008 - SESC São José dos Campos/SP 06 de Maio de 2008 – SESC Santos/SP 29 de Junho de 2008 – IntimaDance Festival - Tmuna Theater – Tel Aviv/Israel,with the support of Brazilian Embassy in Tel Aviv. 2009: SESC Paulista – April 18th – May 10th (Saturdays and Sundays).

SHOW: SOBRE O QUE A GENTE VÊ (VOLUME 1) (2007)
Duet in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita. Premiere: December 2007 – Itaú Cultural/São Paulo. Presented at: 22 - 24 February 2008 - Teatro da Dança – TD/São Paulo 26 April 2008 - Virada Cultural São Paulo – Outdoor Dance Stage - SP

IT (2006) Concept/Creation/Direction
Piece for 12 dancers, commissioned by Transitions Dance Company/Laban Center. London-UK. Premiere May 2007.

MÉDELEI (eu sou brasileiro (etc} e não existo nunca)
(2006) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performer
Group piece. Developed with the support of the city of Sao Paulo artistic award and national award FUNARTE-Petrobras, premiered in 11/08/2006 (SESC Santana- São Paulo). APCA 2006 Award for Sheila Arêas’ performance. Premiere: 11, 12 e 13 de Agosto de 2006 no SESC Santana, São Paulo.
Presented at: 07 Setembro, Votorantim/SP (Quadra). 24 Outubro – SESC Sorocaba/SP. 25 Outubro – Teatro Municipal Araraquara/SP. 03, 04 e 05 Novembro – Teatro Itália – São Paulo/SP. 11 e 12 Novembro – Panorama Festival – Rio de Janeiro/RJ. 21 e 22 – FID (International Dance Forum) - Belo Horizonte/BH. 2007:
26 e 27 Janeiro - Something Raw festival – Amsterdam/NL. MÉDELEI tour made possible with funding from “Prêmio CARAVANA FUNARTE PETROBRÁS DE CIRCULAÇÃO NACIONAL”: 04 e 05 Maio - Palco Giratório, Recife/ BR. 09, 10 e 11 Maio - Teatro JP2 ( Núcleo do Dirceu), Teresina/ BR. 16 Maio - Teatro Dragão do Mar, Fortaleza/ BR. 18 e 19 Maio - Teatro João do Vale, São Luís/ BR. 24 e 25 Maio - Teatro Londrina, Curitiba/ BR. 2008: 19 de Abril - SESC Santo André – SP 15 de Maio - SESC Consolação – SP 04 de Agosto - Univ. Estadual do Centro-Oeste, UNICENTRO,Curitiba/PR 08 e 09 de Agosto - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Sorocaba – SP 16 e 17 de Agosto - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Piracicaba– SP 22 e 23 de Agosto - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Itapetininga– SP 30 e 31 de Agosto - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Birigui – SP 06 e 07 de Setembro - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Rio Claro – SP 13 e 14 de Setembro - SESI Dança – Teatro SESI Araraquara – SP 2009: Satyras da Dança, curated by Helena Bastos and Rosa Hércoles, organized by Satyros. Praça Roosevelt – 02/11/09.

WHATAPOSTROPHES WRONG QUESTION MARK (2005-2006)
A collaboration project with Shani Granot (IL), Peter Fol (BE), Nada Gambier (FIN) and Alice Evermore (USA/BE). Project produced by: in the wrong vzw and supported by: Bomba Suicida (Lisbon), Monty (Antwerpen), STUK (Leuven)), Rosas (Brussels), De Vlaamse Gemeenschap Administratie Cultuur (The Flemish Community Cultural Administration).

ALTA NECESSIDADE (2003) Concept/Creation/Performer
Solo work. Developed with the support of “Prêmio Estímulo em Dança do Centro Cultural São Paulo”. Premiered on 22nd November at CCSP. Received the São Paulo Art's Critic Association Award - APCA 2003. Premiere: 22/11/03 no CCSP (Centro Cultural São Paulo). Presented at: BSBbis - Bruxelas (Fevereiro 2004). SESC Ribeirão Preto. SESC São José do Rio Preto. SESC Santos. SESC Sorocaba (interior paulista Julho 2005). Mostra Paralelo 16 – Goiânia (Agosto 2005). Festival SESC de Artes – Encontro de Coreógrafos (28 de Agosto’05) - São Paulo. SESC Santana, 03/02/2006. Festival Internacional da Nova Dança – Brasília (23 de Agosto/2006).

EMBODIED
(2003) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performer
Dance piece. Co-produced by Théâtre de la Bastille (Paris); DEPARTS/DEPARTS is supported by the European Commission ("Culture 2000" programme); Springdance/works (Utrecht); WERKHUIS/producties (Brussels) and Melkweg (Amsterdam).
Premiere: Springdance Festival (premiére), Utrecht, 23 & 24/04/2003 Presented at: Melkweg, Amsterdam, 14, 15 & 16/05/2003 Beursschouwburg, Bruxelas, 25, 26 & 27/02/2004
Théatrê de la Bastille, Paris, 26, 27, 29 & 30/04/2004 Amperdans, Antwerpen, 06 & 07/10/2004 L1 Festival, Budapest, 11/02/2005 Rotterdam Schouwburg, 19/02/2005
STUK, Leuven, 22 & 23/02/2005 Something Raw, Amsterdam, 25/02/2005 E-Werk, Weimar, 04/03/2005 Mounsonturm, Frankfurt, 06 & 07/05/2005 Festival SESC de Artes – Mediterrâneo, São Paulo, 24 & 27 Agosto 2005 Teatro Municipal de Araraquara, 07 September 2005 Intransit Festival, Berlin, 30 & 31st Maio 2006.

FROM THIS MOMENT ON...
(2003)
Creation of a dance piece in collaboration with Shani Granot, commissioned by Transitions Dance Company/Laban Center. London-UK. ("Bonnie Bird Choreography Award 2002").

MIDDLE HIGH TONES (2002)
Dance piece in collaboration with Shani Granot. Premiere:: Springdance Preview (26 Abril 2002). Utrecht-Holanda. Presented at: Monty - Antuérpia.
Exodos Festival - Ljubljana. BSBbis - Bruxelas. Danças na Cidade - Lisboa. Festival de Araraquara - SP. Mostra de Artes SESC - São Paulo. 11° Panorama RioArte de Dança 2002 - Rio de Janeiro. Melkweg - Amsterdam.
Beursschwouburg, Sum/Some of the PARTS - Bruxelas. Théatrê de la Bastille - Paris. Impulstanz Festival 8:tension - Viena. E-Werk - Weimar.

NON-FICTION (2001) Concept/Creation/Direction/Performer
Dance quartet. Premiere: P.A.R.T.S.-Brussels Presented at: Festival d'Automne-Paris with PARTS@PARIS.

PRESSA (1999-2000) Concept/Creation/Performer
Solo dance piece. Premiere: "I Bienal SESC Santos"- São Paulo. Awarded by São Paulo Art's Critic Association APCA 1998 and Prêmio Mambembe 1998. Presented at: Centro Cultural São Paulo-SP. Dança Brasil Venue-Rio de Janeiro. 1st Brasil Plataform-Recontres Choreographiques International of Seine-Saint Denis 2000-Rio de Janeiro. Encontros Acarte. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation-Lisbon. FID 2000 (Festival Internacional de Dança). Belo Horizonte. And some other festivals and venues in Brasil.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES AS COLLABORATOR AND PERFORMER

TIRA MEU FÔLEGO (2014) Performer/Creator
A piece conceived, created and directed by Elisa Ohtake.
Premiered February 2014 at SESC Pompeia/SP; Awarded by São Paulo Art's Critic Association 2014;

CHAIR/PILLOW (2209) by Yvonne Rainer. Participation in the recreation for the performance at SESC Pinheiros in 17 de July 2009.

LIMEWIRE* (2007) Directed by Andros Zins-Browne. Substitution-Performed at Fringe Festival, Dublin (September 2007) and STUK – Leuven (October 2007).

BASIC DANCE (2004-2005) Creation/Performer
A project by spanish dance maker Paz Rojo. Project produced by LISA and Gasthuis Theater, Amsterdam; in cooperation with Kanuti Gildi Saal, Tallinn-Estonia. Financially supported by Amsterdam Fonds voor de Kunst and Fonds voor Amateurskunst en Podiumkunsten. Premiere: 23, 24 e 25 Setembro de 2004, no Gasthuistheater, Amsterdam. NL Presented at: Something Raw Festival – Amsterdam (Fevereiro 2005). Springdance Festival – Utrecht (Abril 2005). CCB – Berchem (Abril 2005). Impulstanz Festival 8:tension – Viena (Julho/Agosto 2005). August Dance Festival – Tallinn (Agosto 2005). Festival Danza en Deciembre – Madrid/Espanha (17 a 20 dez,05). LISA meets SOPHIE, 3 & 4 Junho/06 Sophiensaelen. Berlin/Alemanha. Body Navigation, 9 de Julho/06. St. Petersburg/Russia. LA PORTA - Barcelona – 16 de Março 2007.

DOCUMENT 3 (2002-2004) Cie De Brune/Montreal, Canada, directed by choreographer Lynda Gaudreau. Presented at: FID - Fórum Internacional de Dança - Belo Horizonte/Brasil – 16-17 Outubro/2002. Les Abbesses (Théâtre de La Ville) – Paris/França – 4-8 de Março/2003. La Manafacture, Atelier du Rhin – Colmar/França – 10 -11 de abril/2003. Muffathalle, Joint Adventures – Munique/Alemanha – 31/07-01/08/2003. Festival International de Nouvelle Dance, Montréal/Canadá (9 -10 Outubro/2003). La Biennale di Venezia, Teatro Ale Tese – Veneza/Itália (11, 12 e 13 Julho/2003). Exodos Festival, Cankarjev Dom – Ljubljana/Eslovênia (21 de Maio/2004). Dance Week Festival, ZekaeM Theater – Zagreb/Croácia (24-25 de Maio/2004).

PARALELAS (1999) Multimedia Performance (music, video, plastic arts and dance) held by ITAU Cultural-Sao Paulo.

BRINCOS & FOLIAS (1997-1999) Direction Georgia Lengos – Cia. Balangandança. dance performance for children. Premiered at SESC Campinas-Sao Paulo. Performed at “7th DaCi (Dance and the Child Internatinonal) Conference” - Kuopio-Finland. Performed at Centro Cultural Sao Paulo and toured in many theaters, venues and festivals in Brasil.

CÊ VAI INDO OU VEM VINDO? (1998) Direction Zélia Monteiro. Premiered at SESC Belém-Sao Paulo.

CAIM E ABEL (1996-1997) Direction Raymundo Costa. Performed at Centro Cultural Sao Paulo.

MIL FOLHAS (1996) Direction Ana Mondini. Comissioned for the exposition "Labirintos da Moda" held by SESC Pompeia-Sao Paulo.

A GAMA DOS GOMOS (1994) Direction Soraya Sabino. Premiered at Cultura Inglesa theater-Sao Paulo. Teatro Municipal de Ribeirao Preto-Sao Paulo.

RODIN, RODIN (1993-1994) Cia. Contadores de Estorias-Paraty-Rio de Janeiro. direction Marcos Ribas. Premiere Teatro Espaço-Paraty. Panorama Rioarte 95. SESC Ipiranga-Sao Paulo.

CIA NOVA DANÇA (1994-2000) Collaborator/Performer
Working as a dancer/collaborator with Cia. Nova Dança, São Paulo. Taking part in some creations and performing at several theaters, festivals and venues in Brasil. During this time took workshops and classes with some artists in Brasil and from abroad: Adriana Grechi, Tica Lemos, Thelma Bonavita, Lu Favoretto, Cristiane Paoli- Quito, Katie Duck, Nienke Reehorst, Marcelo Evelin, David Zambrano, Osman Kassen Khelili, Karen Nelson, Steven Paxton, and others.
Some pieces with Cia Nova Dança:
2000
"Acordei pensando em bombas...". direction Cristiane Paoli Quito-Cia. Nova Dança 4. Premiered at Centro Cultural Sao Paulo. SESC Sao Paulo. Encontros Acarte. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation-Lisbon. And many other venues in Brasil.
1999
"Passeios". direction Cristiane Paoli Quito-Cia. Nova Dança 4. Outdoors performance. Premiered at Centro Cultural Sao Paulo. SESC Anchieta. FID (Festival Internacional de Dança). Belo Horizonte.
“Poetas ao Pé D’ouvido”. direction Cristiane Paoli Quito-Cia. Nova Dança 4. Performance commissioned by SESC Sao Paulo for the event “Coraçao dos Outros” - Outdoors and site-specific event in the provinces of Sao Paulo.
“Aguas de março sobre Lina Bo Bardi”. direction Cristiane Paoli Quito- Cia. Nova Dança/collective. Site-specific performance commissioned by SESC Pompéia-Sao Paulo.
1998-1999
"Bootstrapsaopaulo!". direction Adriana Grechi-Cia. Nova Dança. Premiered at SESC Vila Mariana-Sao Paulo. Centro Cultural Sao Paulo. SESC Sao Jose do Rio Preto-SP. SESC Santo Amaro "Mundão". 1st Brasil Plataform- Recontres Choreographiques International of Seine-Saint Denis 2000-Rio de Janeiro.
1997
“Da sacada, tudo passa a ser evento...”.direction Adriana Grechi-Cia. Nova Dança. Premiered on the roof of Estudio Nova Dança-Sao Paulo. Centro Cultural Sao Paulo, SESC Santos, SESC Sao Jose do Rio Preto.
“Eu é um Outro”. direction Adriana Grechi-Cia. Nova Dança.Premiered at SESC Sao Paulo-“Movimentos de Dança venue”. Performed at Centro Cultural Sao Paulo. Terças de Dança. SESC Pompéia. SESC Vila Mariana. SESC Ipiranga. International Theater Festival, Fringe-Curitiba. 7° Panorama RioArte de Dança – Rio de Janeiro.
1996
"Quasi Fuga". direction Thelma Bonavita. Premiered at Teatro Arthur Azevedo-Sao Paulo. Encontro Laban Brasil-SESC Anchieta. Centro Cultural Sao Paulo. SESC Ipiranga. SESC Pompeia.
1995
"Iblis". direction Thelma Bonavita. Premiered at Movimentos SESC de Dança- Sao Paulo. Centro Cultural Sao Paulo.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN VIDEO PERFORMACE AND VIDEO INSTALLATION

WHAT ABOUT TWO THOUSAND TWENTY THREE (2006) Vídeo-instalação in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita. Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana e Maska Magazine;

TIME FLIES (2004) Montreal/Canada. Collaboration in video for the installation of sound and video “Time Flies” by Lynda Gaudreau. Apresentado no TanzQuartier Wien, Viena/Áustria (Junho-2004) e Nottdance Festival (de 29 de Abril até 18 de Maio de 2005) - Nottingham - UK.

EM OUTRO PÉ (2004) Direction: Kiko Ribeiro and Dafne Michellepis with Cia. Balangandança – Direction: Georgia Lengos São Paulo - SP.

MOVE.MOV (2000) Vídeo-dança made in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita, Mariana Jorge and Beto Grimaldi. Mostra Dança em Foco – 2003.

DEEP IN THE WOOD (2000) Bruxelas/Bélgica. Participação no filme de Thierry De Mey. Apresentado em Rouen, Biennale di Venezia (2001) e outras mostras na Europa.

EXTRA ARTISTIC INPUTS AND RESIDENCES

2014-2016
• Coordination of artistic residency LOTE OSSO: www.loteosso.link ;

2014
• Residency Mentor at Maldonado/Uruguay with artists from Uruguay, Argentina and Chile;
• Coordination of artistic residency LOTE#3;

2013
• How to Dance in 2013? Laboratory at DOCH - Dans och Cirkushögskolan/University of Dance and Circus
- for the MA in Choreography directed by Jefta Van Dinther in Stockholm/Sweden;
• Provocative Artist in the research o choreographer Zélia Monteiro - Programa Rumos Itaú Cultural Dança 2012/14 – Fev/Março 2013;
• Coordination of artistic residency LOTE#2;

2012
• Coordination of artistic residency LOTE#1;

2011
• Coordination of artistic residency LOTE#1;
• Residency for the creation of The Hot One Hundred Choreographers: Artist Faculty program at School of Dance - Herberger Institute at Arizona State University/USA; Universidade Anhembi Morumbi; PUC-SP - Artes do Corpo;

2010-2011
• Artistic Residency APT?: coLABoratorio, Rio de Janeiro-RJ; L´animal a l’esquena, Gerona; Teatro-Museo Quim Pujol, Barcelona; La Caldera, Barcelona; Festival Contemporâneo de Dança, São Paulo;
• Pro-Series in 2011 at Impulstanz Festival, Vienna;

2010
• Artistic residency project FOOD by choreographer Nada Gambier (Finland/Belgium) in Beijing/China September 2010;

2010-2011
• Artistic Residency DESABA – project Arqueologia do Futuro – Maio de 2010 a Abril de 2011. VII Fomento a Dança – São Paulo – SP;

2008
• Artistic residency at CED (São Paulo), Jan/Feb/March 2008, for the solo creation PLANO B in collaboration with Thiago Granato. Discussions, studies and experiments done with Thelma Bonavita, photographer Rogério Ortiz and researcher Mauricio Gaspar;

2007
• Residency at CED (São Paulo), November-December 2007, for the creation of SHOW: SOBRE O QUE A GENTE VÊ (VOLUME 1) in collaboration with Thelma Bonavita;
• Residencies for REPETITION creation, by Paz Rojo: PAF (St. Erme/France), PACT- Zollverein (Essen), PARTS (Brussels) with Paz Rojo, Varinia Canto Vila, Naiara Mendioroz and Sandy Williams;
• Residency at PAF-ST. Erme, France with Thelma Bonavita (March/April), research of SHOW: Sobre o que a gente vê (volume 1);

2006
• Artistic Residency at STUK (Leuven/Belgium), MONTY (Antuwerp/Belgium), Bomba Suicida (Lisbon/Portugal), for the research and creation of WHATAPOSTROPHES WRONG QUESTION MARK, in collaboration with Shani Granot, Peter Fol (What’s wrong VZW) and Nada Gambier and Alice Evermore;
• Residency at PACT-Zollverein, Essen/Alemanha with Paz Rojo and Peter Stamer. (Quintet);

2005
• IMPULSTANZ/8:TENSION. Vienna/Austria. BASIC DANCE by/with Paz Rojo;

2003
• Impulstanz 8:TENSION, Vienna/Austria. Presenting “Middle High Tones”;

2002
• SPRINGDANCE DIALOGUES-PREVIEW. Utrecht-Holland. Guided discussion on working practice by Jan Ritsema and Scott De La Hunta, with artists from The Netherlands, Poland, Brasil and Portugal;
• IMPULSTANZ/DANCEWEB 2001. Viena-Austria. Scholarship holder. Workshops with Lloyd Newson (DV8), Emio Greco, Mark Tompkins;
• 1st INTERNATIONAL DANCE EXCHANGE RUHR. Essen-Germany. Choreographic Zentrum NRW. Zollverein. Workshops with Iñaki Azpillaga and Nienke Reehorst, Matthew Hawkins and David Zambrano;

1998
• INTERNATIONAL DANCE SEMINAR. General Roca-Argentina. Sponsored by VITAE foudantion Brasil. Workshops with American Dance Festival Teachers - Mark Haim and Douglas Nielsen;

1996
• Bodies of Influence Symposium. Amsterdam-Holland. Organized by S.N.D.O. (School for New Dance Development). workshops with Julien Hamilton, Cathie Caraker, Vincent Caccialano, and others;

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AS A TEACHER

2013
• DOCH - Dans och Cirkushögskolan/University of Dance and Circus. Improvisation workshop with first year students;

2009
• Residency Mentor at COLABORATÓRIO organized by Festival Panorama Rio de Janeiro, in collaboration with Núcleo do Dirceu (Teresina/Piauí). Teresina de 01 a 18 de Abril, Rio de Janeiro de 20 de Abril a 09 de Maio;

2008
• Contemporary Dance Class at Vergueiro Cultural Center - CCSP - SP Abril/Maio/Junho 2008;

2006
• Workshop “Body in Translation” with Paz Rojo. St. Petersburgo/Rússia Julho de 2006;

2005
• Contemporary Dance Workshop/Improvisation at UFBA – Universidade federal da Bahia. In the frame of a residency with Canadian choreographer Lynda Gaudreau;

2004
• Workshop “Body Jockey” L1 Festival, Budapeste/Hungria Fevereiro/2004;

2003
• DANÇAR O QUE É NOSSO residency. Improvisation Workshop and artistic advise for “Raiz di Polon” company - PRAIA and MINDELO – Cape Vert. Project organized by Danças na Cidade-Lisbon;

2001
• DANÇAR O QUE É NOSSO residency. “Dialogues” Improvisation Workshop at PRAIA-Cape Vert. Project organized by Danças na Cidade-Lisbon;

1997
7th DaCi (Dance and the Child International Conference). Kuopio - Finlândia. Workshop de improvisação para crianças com a Cia. Balangandança;

GRANTS, AWARDS AND SUBSIDIES

2016-2018
• 21a Edição do Programa Municipal de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo para o projeto de residência artística LOTE#5 - em manutenção.

2015
• Lote finalist nominee of Prêmio Governador do Estado de São Paulo para a Cultura 2015

2014-2016
• 17a Edição do Programa Municipal de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo para o projeto de residência artística LOTE#4 (Lote Osso).

2013-2014
• A.P.C.A. (Associação Paulista dos Críticos de Artes de São Paulo) de pesquisa em dança por BIOMASHUP;
• Prêmio Denilto Gomes da Cooperativa Paulista de Dança de criação em dança por BIOMASHUP;
• 15a Edição do Programa Municipal de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo para o projeto de residência artística LOTE#3.

2012-2013
• Bolsa Programa Rumos Itaú Cultural Dança 2012/14; 13º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo para o projeto de residência artística LOTE#2.

2014-2016
• 17º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo subsidy for the artistic residency LOTE OSSO;

2013-2014
• APCA - São Paulo Art Critics Association - Dance Research Award for the piece BIOMASHUP;
• Prêmio Denilto Gomes by Cooperativa Paulista de Dança – Dance Creation for BIOMASHUP;
• 15º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo subsidy for the artistic residency LOTE#3;

2012-2013
• Grant for the research of BIOMASHUP by Programa Rumos Itaú Cultural Dança 2012/14;
• 13º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo subsidy for the artistic residency LOTE#2;

2011-2012
• Prêmio Klauss Vianna para circulação do solo THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS;
• PROAC nº04 para temporada do solo THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS na cidade de São Paulo;
• 11º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo subsidy for the artistic residency project LOTE#1;
• APCA - São Paulo Art Critics Association - Dance Creation Award for the solo THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS;
• 15° Festival Cultura Inglesa AWARD, for the creation of THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS;

2011
• 15° Festival Cultura Inglesa, para criação do solo HOT 100 - THE HOT ONE HUNDRED CHOREOGRAPHERS;

2010
• 8º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo para o projeto DESABA em parceria com Thelma Bonavita, para o projeto Arqueologia do Futuro;
• IBERESCENA (co/producción) 2010; CCE (Centro Cultural da Espanha), São Paulo; CCE, Buenos Aires; PRODANZA, Buenos Aires. Supported by residencies at: L ́Animal a la Esquena, Gerona; La Caldera; Barcelona; TEATRO-MUSEO Quim Pujol, Barcelona;

2008
• APCA (São Paulo Art Critics Association) of Research in Dance for Associação DESABA;
• 4º Programa de Fomento à Dança para a Cidade de São Paulo for DESABA co-developed with Thelma Bonavita;
• SESI Dança 2008, circulação do espetáculo Médelei nas cidades do Interior de São Paulo: Sorocaba, Piracicaba, Itapetininga, Birigui, Rio Claro e Araraquara;

2006
• CARAVANA FUNARTE PETROBRAS DE CIRCULAÇÃO NACIONAL AWARD, for Médelei Northeast Tour 2007;
• De Vlaamse Gemeenschap Administratie Cultuur subsidy for the creation of “whataphostrophes wrong question mark” - In The Wrong VZW association, in collaboration with Peter Fol, Shani Granot, Nada Gambier and Alice Evermore;

2005
• Prêmio Estímulo de Dança 2005, for MÉDELEI - (eu sou brasileiro (etc} e não existo nunca);
• Prêmio Funarte-Petrobras de Dança 2005, for MÉDELEI - (eu sou brasileiro (etc} e não existo nunca);

2003
• Prêmio Estímulo em Dança for the circulation of the piece Pressa;
• APCA (São Paulo Art Critics Association) for the solo "alta necessidade";
• Prêmio Estimulo CCSP-Centro Cultural Sao Paulo – for the solo creation ‘alta necessidade’;

2002
• European Bonnie Bird Choreography Award 2002 - from Laban Centre- London. UK. Commission to create a short piece for Transitions Dance Company;

2000-2002
• Grant from the Brazilian Government (CAPES/ApARTES) for studies at P.A.R.T.S., Brussels-Belgium (2000-2002);

1999
• APCA (São Paulo Art Critics Association) as Best Creation for the solo "Pressa". National Award - Mambembe as best dancer for the solo "Pressa";

1998
• Scholarship holder at REDE Stagium (Center for dance support), for the research of the solo "Pressa". São Paulo.