BIO
Argentinean choreographer/performer and video artist, Rodrigo Pardo graduated from Dasarts-Advanced Studies in Performing Arts (Amsterdam,The Netherlands) Theater School of Bahía Blanca (Argentine) and Contemporary Dance School of Teatro General San Martín (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

His artistic work ranges from dance pieces, video and music, to site-specific projects with the utilization of mixed media. This interdisciplinary practice is characterized by an special relation with urban spaces, musical identity , and the insertion of constructed fiction in daily life as a way to open doors of awareness on how we perceive reality.

Pardo’s production includes: FLAT (2013) , Roof a live movie/Napoli (2009), Roof a live movie/Amsterdam (2008), Framing soul/ Ognat/ Tango Toilet (2007), Una Toma( 2006), Dos ambientes (2005), Round Trip (2004),  REC 13:18 (2003) and Cuadrado Negro sobre Fondo Negro (2001)

His pieces have been presented at or by: Biennale di Venezia (IT), Chalon dans la rue (FR), Napoli Teatro Festival Italia (IT), Dance Umbrella (UK), Festival de Marseille (FR), Festival International de Buenos Aires (AR), Festival Temporada Alta (ES), Centro Experimental del Teatro Colón (AR), Festival TAC (ES), Festival de la Cité Lausanne (CH), Theater op de Markt (BE), Rockefeller Center (US), Fringe Festival Shanghai (CN), Thessaloniki Festival (GR), Dança em Foco (BR), IMZ Dance Screen (SZ), Cinedans ( NL), and many others.

He has been member of the Argentinean dance companies: Ballet de Bolsillo (dir. Oscar Aráiz), Tangokinesis (dir. Ana Maria Stekelman), Lesgart-Sanguinetti Company, Ballet Juvenil del teatro San Martin de Bs As (dir. Norma Binaghi) and Ballet del Sur de Bahía Blanca (dir. Violeta Janeiro).

His work has been supported by international institutions and foundations like: INSITU (European network), Lieux Publics (FR), Biennale di Venezia (IT), Napoli Teatro Festival Italia (IT), American Dance Festival (U.S), Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst, Dasarts, and TheTheatreSchool Amsterdam (NL),  Fundación Antorchas, Fondo Nacional de las Artes and Prodanza (AR)

Rodrigo Pardo is currently based in  Marseille

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