camila arroyo is a mexican movement artist.
choreography ︎ performance ︎movement direction
cdmx ︎︎︎ nyc
camila arroyo is a mexican choreographer, performer, and movement director. select exhibitions and performances include museo experimental el eco, museo de arte moderno, museo jumex, center for performance research, el entresuelo, chez bushwick, peridance center, el gran teatro de la habana, new york fashion week, amongst others; as well as festivals such as pool tanzt festival berlin, dance camera west los angeles, in/motion chicago’s international dance film festival, and the 14th international contemporary dance festival of la biennale di venezia.
she has worked with, and performed the work of choreographers such as xavier le roy, celia rowlson-hall, gustavo herrera, matty peacock, and alvin ailey. she has also worked for brands and institutions such as malin + goetz, momoroom, repetto, rca records, the mexican cultural institute of new york, the hemispheric institute of performance and politics, and drøme magazine.
camila holds a ba in film studies, dance and theatre from sarah lawrence college and an ma in performance studies from nyu tisch school of the arts, which she completed as a fundación jumex de arte contemporáneo grant recipient. currently, she is a phd candidate in performance studies at nyu tisch school of the arts, and a member of the editorial collective of women & performance: a journal of feminist theory.
her film OME was named by dance magazine “dance film of the month” in december 2019.
camila splits her time living and working between mexico city and new york.
photo: darryl richardson