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Signa Schiavo-Campo, Diana T. Gutiérrez and Lucia Martinez

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Full Name:Signa Schiavo-Campo
Website Link: Artistic Portfolio — https://tracingcrossroads.wordpress.com/
Embodying Reconciliation |Arts and Culture for Peace — http://www.embodyingreconciliation.com
Date of Birth: 11/07/1989
Nationality:Italian
Lives in: Bogotá, Colombia
Language:Italian, English, French, Spanish

Artist Specialty:Dance & Performance, Multimedia Live Installation, Drawing and Illustration, Arts and Peace Projects

Teaching Experience:
• Ongoing workshops – Colombia: https://tracingcrossroads.wordpress.com/workshops/
• 2016 – ongoing| Embodying Reconciliation: training programs and consultancy in post-conflict
reconciliation and cultural heritage. http://www.embodyingreconciliation.com – co-founder, trainer
and consultant
• 2016 – ongoing| Contemporary dance and dance theatre weekly classes, Givanno Dance Studio,
Bogotá DC (CO) – dance teacher
• 2015 – ongoing| Semillas del Patrimonio – Fundación Biodiversa Colombia: art and movement workshops with children and young people in Colombian vulnerable contexts; intercultural encounters for peace and reconciliation. http://semillas.fundacionbiodiversa.org – anthropologist, facilitator through arts, dance teacher
• 2015|ʽDance for Parkinson’s’ project at the English National Ballet, London (UK). http://www.ballet.org.uk/learning/dance-parkinsons – assistant
• 2014| Expression Primitive workshop – Atelier du Geste Rythmé workshop, Paris (FR) – staff
• 2014| ʽDances of the World’ Hip Hop & Contemporary Dance weekly course for the students of
UBP Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand (FR) – dance professor
• 2014| ʽDance improvisation and composition’ contemporary dance workshops (CROUS
Clermont-Ferrand (FR) – dance teacher

Education Background:

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND:

• 2013-2015 CHOREOMUNDUS (ERASMUS MUNDUS) – International MA in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage – NTNU, Trondheim, Norway; Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France; University of Szeged, Hungary; University of Roehampton, London, UK
• 2012-2013 MA in Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences – University Bicocca, Milano, Italy

• 2011-2012 Exchange Program, Faculty of Philosophy – Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
• 2008-2012 BA in Philosophy– University Statale, Milano, Italy

ARTISTIC TRAINING:

• Authentic Movement [Dance Therapy] (Bogotá, Colombia, 2016) – ongoing
• Movement Training [Contemporary Dance; Martial Arts] (Bogotá, Colombia, 2016) – ongoing
• IDW: International Dance Week [Dance Intensive] (Budapest, Hungary, 2015)
• Expression Primitive [Dance Therapy] Herns Duplan; France Schott-Billmann | MA research (2014-2015)
• Contemporary Dance Techniques: Cunningham, Release, Contact Improvisation, Limon, Improvisation (University of Roehampton, London UK, 2015)
• Martial Arts: Aikido and Capoeira (Hungary, 2014)
• Contemporary Dance and Dance Theatre (Italy and France, 2010 – 2014)
• African Dances (Italy, 2007 – 2008)
• Modern Jazz (Italy, 2002 – 2006)
• Drawing techniques

Achievements & Exhibitions:
Dance Research and Performance:
https://tracingcrossroads.wordpress.com/dance-research/
https://goo.gl/myKuSO

• 2015 ʽdance | her| his | story’ performance at LAPSody Festival, Theatre Academy – University of
the Arts, Helsinki (FIN)– dancer, performer and researcher
http://choreomundusalumniassociation.weebly.com/blog/emerging-dance-through-stories-and-stereotypes-about-a-collaborative-movement-performance
• 2015 NoMan’s Land – A Site Specific Choreographic Project on Heritage and Memory, Michaelis Theatre at University of Roehampoton, London (UK) https://nomanslandproject.wordpress.com/
• 2014 The Right To Be Forgotten – Body Archive Video Project directed by Olia Sosnovskaya (Belarus)
• 2014 Ebb And Fall – Contemporary Dance Performance Duo, Makadanse Event, Cournon (FR)
• 2013 RE:Rosas Clermont-Ferrand – Dance Video Project, Jardin Lecoq, Clermont Ferrand (FR)
• 2012 A Scrivere si Fa’ Cosi – Urban Ritual, Poetry Movement Performance, Treviglio (IT)

Academic Research:
• 2016 “Cuadros Vivos: Cuando el Patrimonio Cultural es una Práctica de Resistencia y un Modelo para la Reconciliación. Un estudio de caso en Galeras, Sucre (Colombia)”. Collaborative Article by Jeremy Carter-Gordon, Diana T. Gutierrez & Signa Schiavo-Campo. To be published in Arte Danzario Variaciones Journal – Asab José de Caldas distrital University, Bogotá.
Preview: http://www.embodyingreconciliation.com/galeras/
• 2015 Expression Primitive: Experiences of Transformation Choreomundus MA Thesis and Research
• 2015 K(no|w)Body Conference | Shifting Movement Praxis University of Roehampoton, London – 18-19 June 2015 Organizers: Jeremy Carter-Gordon, Signa Schiavo-Campo & Bryan Levina Viray
http://www.knowbody.us/
• 2014 Local Dance as Knowledge, Practice and Heritage A Choremundus Symposium | Erasmus Mundus Budapest, November 21 – 23 2014 – Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Centre for Humanities, Institute of Musicology, Szeged University, Department of Ethnology and Anthropology

Independent Projects:
• Ongoing Visual and Graphics – https://tracingcrossroads.wordpress.com/artistic-research/
• 2016 LunaSerpente. Miti dell’Origine – Poetry Book in Italian
• 2016 Crossroads. Reflections on Life & Human Existence – Philosophy of Existence Book
https://tracingcrossroads.wordpress.com/writing/

Full Name:Diana T. Gutiérrez
Website Link: Artistic Portfolio — https://dianategutierrez.wordpress.com/
Embodying Reconciliation |Arts and Culture for Peace -www.embodyingreconciliation.com

Date of Birth: 26/12/1985
Nationality:Colombian
Lives in: Bogotá, Colombia
Language:Spanish, English

Diana holds an MA in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage from the prestigious EU Choreomundus Program inNorway, France, Hungary and UK as well as a BA in Anthropology. She is trained in ballet and traditional Colombian folk dance, and has taught professionally. Diana is the founder and coordinator of Semillas del Patrimonio, a educational resources network of of cultural, artistic, and visual practitioners in Colombia working to empower and enfranchise children and young people from vulnerable communities through bodily practices, local knowledge, and intercultural encounters. Diana has a great sensitivity to the power of corporal expressions and arts as both a tool of social change and as a goal unto itself. In her work as a documentary filmmaker and anthropologist she gives voice to marginalized stories and voices of people living in violent and precarious situations.

Teaching Experience:
• Ongoing workshops – Colombia: https://dianategutierrez.wordpress.com/
• 2016 – ongoing| Embodying Reconciliation: training programs and consultancy in post-conflict
reconciliation and cultural heritage. http://www.embodyingreconciliation.com – co-founder, trainer and consultant
• 2016 – ongoing | Arte Danzario, ASAB Faculty, Francisco José de Caldas University. Dance teacher, Theory, History and Aesthetics of Ballet, Cultural Management and Artistic Production, Bogotá, Colombia
• 2015 – ongoing| Semillas del Patrimonio – Fundación Biodiversa Colombia: art and movement workshops with children and young people in Colombian vulnerable contexts; intercultural encounters for peace and reconciliation. http://semillas.fundacionbiodiversa.org – anthropologist, facilitator through arts, dance teacher
• 2015 | Coordinator Research group “Body, Territory and Memory”. Gerencia de Danza, IDARTES, Bogotá, Colombia.
• 2014 | Intercultural dance and artistic workshops. Les Brayauds, Auvergne, France.
• 2011 | Pilates instructor, Balanced Body, Bogotá, Colombia.
• 2011 | Pre-ballet and Ballet teacher, High School Academy. Bogotá, Colombia.
• 2009-2010| Dance teacher, Santa María School. Bogotá, Colombia

Education Background:

• 2013-2015 | CHOREOMUNDUS (ERASMUS MUNDUS) – International MA in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage – NTNU, Trondheim, Norway; Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France; University of Szeged, Hungary; University of Roehampton, London, UK
• 2006-2011 | BA in Anthropology– University Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia.

ARTISTIC TRAINING:

• Ballet [Tosin Ballet Company] (Bogotá, Colombia, 2016) – ongoing
• Contemporary Dance (Javeriana University) (Bogotá, Colombia, 2016) – ongoing
• World Dances [MA Choreomundus] (Norway, France, Hungary and UK, 2013- 2015)
• Tap, African Rhythms, Dance and Creation, Jazz and afro Colombian Dances [Javeriana University] (Bogotá, Colombia, 2006-2010)
• Intercultural Encounter Ballet Academies (LA Habana, Cuba, 2001, 2004).

Achievements & Exhibitions:
Dance Research and Performance:
https://dianategutierrez.wordpress.com/

• 2015 ʽdance | her| his | story’ performance at LAPSody Festival, Theatre Academy – University of
the Arts, Helsinki (FIN)– dancer, performer and researcher
http://choreomundusalumniassociation.weebly.com/blog/emerging-dance-through-stories-and-stereotypes-about-a-collaborative-movement-performance
• 2014 The Right To Be Forgotten – Body Archive Video Project directed by Olia Sosnovskaya (Belarus)

Academic Research:
• 2016. (to be published) Body, Culture and Movement Journal. Volume 5, Number 1. Santo Tomas University. “Cuando los niños toman la iniciativa y la danza se convierte en algo más que patrimonio: Colección, integración y aprendizaje de las experiencias de transmisión con niños en Auvernia, Francia y la Costa Pacífica en Colombia”. Bogotá.
• 2016. (to be published) Arte Danzario Variaciones Journal. Asab. José de Caldas distrital University. “Cuadros Vivos: cuando el patrimonio cultural es una práctica de resistencia y un modelo para la reconciliación: Un estudio de caso en Galeras, Sucre (Colombia)”. Collaborative Article by Jeremy Carter-Gordon, Diana T. Gutierrez & Signa Schiavo-Campo. Bogotá. Preview: http://www.embodyingreconciliation.com/galeras/
• 2016. (to be published) Research Dance Journal. Idartes. “Semillero de Investigación Cuerpo, Territorio y Memoria; Tejiendo Redes Para el Trabajo Corporal y Participativo con Niños”. Bogotá.
• 2015. Coordinator Dance Research Group “Body, territory and memory”. Gerencia de Danza Idartes. Bogotá.
• 2015. Lecture II Latin-American Encounter of Body and Dance Researchers. “Encuentro Latinoamericano de investigadores/as sobre el cuerpo y corporalidades en las culturas, la red de Antropología de y desde los cuerpos y la Red Colombiana de Investigadores/as sobre “El Cuerpo” y en el III Dance Research Congress. Jorge Tadeo Lozano University. Bogotá.
• 2015. Symposium Dance Research Group. Casona de la Danza. Academic programation. VIII Dance in the city Festival. Bogotá.
• 2015. Symposium “Cuando los niños toman la iniciativa y la danza es más que patrimonio: colectando, integrando y aprendiendo de las experiencias de transmisión con niños en Auvernia, Francia y la Costa Pacífica en Colombia”. Teatrino Jorge Eliécer Gaitán. Academic Programation. VIII Dance in the City Festival. Bogotá.
• 2015. K(no|w)Body Conference | Shifting Movement Praxis. University of Roehampoton, London – 18-19 June 2015 Organizers: Jeremy Carter-Gordon, Signa Schiavo-Campo & Bryan Levina Viray
http://www.knowbody.us/
• 2014. Local Dance as Knowledge, Practice and Heritage. A Choremundus Symposium | Erasmus Mundus Budapest, November 21 – 23 2014 – Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Centre for Humanities, Institute of Musicology, Szeged University, Department of Ethnology and Anthropology

Independent Projects:
• Ongoing Visual and applied anthropology – https://dianategutierrez.wordpress.com/
• 2016 Procreate project archive – An empowering exhibition celebrating the art of motherhood, featuring over 100 Mother-Artists. NYC, USA, ongoing. http://www.procreateproject.com/portfolio/procreate-project-archive/
• 2015. The Ground Beneath Our Hearts. Collaborator. Last year Radical Joy for Hard Times invited ten communities around the world that are under assault by mining and drilling activity to create a day of art and music. The purpose of the event, which unfolded on September 12, was to express not just how people suffer from mineral extraction but how much they love their home place. Pennsylvania,USA. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPh8Rvlp_EM
• 2015. Mamamorfosis. Collaborative book with mothers around the world. Barcelona, Spain, 2015. http://www.demicasaalmundo.com/2015/09/mamamorfosis-las-200-caras-de-la-luna.html