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Josefina Camus

Josefina Camus is a London based artist originally from Chile. She studied Literature (Universidad de Chile) and Dance (Universidad ARCIS) in Chile and holds an MA in Arts with a dance specialisation (Université Paris 8, 2016). Her work transits between performance, choreography and installation. She has developed her artistic experience in different cities, mostly in Santiago, Paris, and London, collaborating with local artists from different fields. Her interdisciplinary work explores ways to enlarge the use of perception, emphasizing the performance as a synesthetic experience, through the use of sculpture, sound, light, video and movement.

Her latest live performances include Panacea (London- Goldsmiths, Paris- La Centrale, 2018); Ellipsis Land with Pepa Ubera (London: Sadler’s Wells, TATE Modern, 2017); Démensions (Paris, Le 6B, 2014) and Silenthingks (Paris, Micandases, 2014). At present she is collaborating with Rodrigo Chaverini on the project Behind the Future (NAVE, Santiago 2017-2019).

She is enrolled on a PhD practice-based programme at Goldsmiths University exploring the relationship between the self and its environment, her art practice researches the creation of energetic environments, understanding the body as a container of polymorphic energies.

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Josefina Camus es una artista interdisciplinaria con estudios en Literatura y Danza, su trabajo transita entre la performance, la coreografía y la instalación. Ha desarrollado su experiencia artistica en distintas ciudades, principalmente Santiago, Paris y Londres, donde ha colaborado con artistas de distintas disciplinas.

Creando experiencias que conectan el cuerpo y su ambiente, sus propuestas buscan expandir y reorganizar las posibilidades perceptivas y sensoriales. Actualmente cursa un programa de doctorado basado en la practica en el departamento de Fine Arts en Goldsmiths University of London investigando la creación de ambientes energéticos y el cuerpo como un contenedor de energías polifórmicas.

Sus últimos proyectos incluyen Panacea (Paris-Londres; La Centrale, Goldsmiths, 2018), Ellipsis Land en colaboración con Pepa Ubera (Londres: Sadler’s Wells, TATE Modern, 2017), Démensions (Paris, Le 6B, 2014) y Silenthingks(Paris, Micandases, 2014). Actualmente colabora con Rodrigo Chaverini en el proyecto Detrás del Futuro (NAVE, Santiago 2017-2019).