Javier Cura

He is an Argentine-American multidisciplinary artist based in Berlin. After completing a Masters in Modern Literature at the University of Buenos Aires, he devoted himself to the figurative arts, creating several exhibitions of objects and sculptures. He continued to develop his shadow theater company, and since then he has performed, directed and created dance and theater shows on numerous continents.

He has taught physical theater, contact tango and international contact improvisation, including the Fabrik Potsdam Dance Theater festival, Freiburg Contact Festival, and Phantastango Tango Festival, in Germany; the ZIP Contact Impro Festival, in Italy, the Alchemie Tango Festival in Prague, and the West Coast Contact Impro Festival in San Francisco (United States).

His latest work, which mixes tango and contact in a context of physical theater, was presented at the Dance Theater “Farma Festival” in Prague. He also collaborated in a research on expression in the Contact Improvisation at the Berlin Free.