Art Manager, Dancer and Teacher
Sebastián Santamaría Barajas, mexican dancer, teacher and choreographer. In 2016 he receives his BA in Dance at Universidad de las Américas Puebla. During university he danced for national and international choreographers such as Alicia Sánchez, Karen de Luna, Ray Shcwartz, Cristina Goletti, etc.
In the summer of 2016 Sebastián attends the American Dance Festival, where he worked with Vanessa Voskuil performing WALK at Duke Gardens. In 2017 he joins Provincial Dances Theatre in Yekaterinburg, Russia, he performed pieces by Tatiana Baganova, Walter Matteini and Skandalisi Dance. By the end of the past year Sebastián created with Gizeh Muniz ProyectoCASĀ, a dance collective with the intention to create performative art by collaborating with artisits among the world. They were part of the Winter Raw Artist Residency at SafeHOUSE Arts in San Francsico, California, where they choregraphed and performed “Please don’t mind the paint” collaborating with the musician Albert Mathias.
Since 2018 Sebastian is a member of Skandalisi Dance as a dancer and Art Manager.