Lina Gómez, Colombian choreographer & dancer based in Berlin. She received a MA degree in Choreography at the HZT Berlin and a BA degree in “Communication of the Arts of the Body” with an emphasis on Dance and Theater from the Catholic University of Sao Paulo – BR. Her recent choreographic research was supported by the Einstiegsförderung 2017 and Einzelprojektförderung 2018 of the Berlin Senate. Furthermore, she is co-founder of the Cia. Aberta de Dança of São Paulo-BR (2008) and has been developing works collectively there ever since as a choreographer and performer. Beneath that, Lina has worked as a dancer with Yoshiko Chuma, Tino Sehgal, Edson Fernandes and Jorge Garcia among others.