Filippo Armati
Via Cantone 19
CH - 6517  Arbedo
Filippo Armati

Choreographer, Dancer, Performer, Cultural Promoter

Filippo Armati attended the DAMS Academy in Bologna and the Laban Centre in London, then worked between Berlin, Paris and London as a freelance choreographer and dancer. He created a dozen of projects realised throughout Europe.
In 2006 he represented the Italian speaking region of Switzerland at the SWiss contemporary dance event and has won a prize by the Swiss Society of Author for his innovative work.
He took part in the Ex,er,ce project in 2007, coordinated by Mathilde Monnier and Xavier Le Roi in Montpellier, In 2008 he has lived and worked in Cairo,  Egypt, cooperating with Egyptian and Middle Eastern artists, In 2010 he founded the  "Performa" festival of performing arts, in Losone. In 2011 and 2012 he has cooperated in creating a cultural space in Bellizona, called "la Fonderia", The Foundry.