Stellario Di Blasi

Stellario Di Blasi was born in Messina in 1982. His work range from experimental practices of visual languages, choreography and education as freelance artist and high school teacher. He graduated in visual and performing arts at the Academy of Fine Arts in Carrara and Reggio Calabria.
He studied contemporary dance with many teachers and choreographers in the Center of Dancing Production Scenario Pubblico Performing Arts as intern of the Zappalà Dance Company in 2013 and in 2015 gave dancing lessons for the Modem Atelier . He studied as dancer with many well-known choreographers: Marcos Morau, Peeping Tom, Micha Van Hoeche, Michele Abbondanza, Tanztheater Pina Bausch by Damiano Ottavio Bigi for the realisation of the movie Borobudur directed by Arnold Pasquier, Roberto Castello, Ultima Vez, Sasha Waltz, Enzo Cosimi, Gabriella Maiorino, Giovanni Di Cicco.
From 2013 he dances with Giovanna Velardi Company and he works in her performances and for many important institutions like Massimo Theater , Politeama Theater, Montevergini Theater, Cantieri Culturali alla Zisa and Conservatory of Music in Palermo. Besides he dances in many other projects like Les memoires d’un seigneur by Olivier Dubois and others choreographers such as Giovanni Scarcella, Roberto Zappalà and festivals Contenedores de Arte, Actual 2014 and Festivalfiver in Logrono.
From 2015 he starts his creative way as choreographer supported by PinDoc onlus cultural Association.

As choreographer takes parts to

different creative residencies : Zerogrammi – Casa Luft, Claps Circuito Lombardia Arti Pluridisciplinari, Sosta Palmizi, CSC Centro per la Scena Contemporanea of Bassano del Grappa, Kilowatt Festival of Sansepolcro, Scenario Pubblico Performing Arts of Catania and Scenario Farm – Farm Cultural Park of Favara, ACS Abruzzo Circuito Spettacolo of Teramo, Teatro Vincenzo Bellini and Teatro Stabile Mercadante of Napoli winning the residency announcecement – Progetto CUNAE. In 2015 La medesima ossessione: il corpo, his first performance, is finalist in Rome for Equilibrio Prize by the artistic direction of Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and, in the same year the performance is selected by Anticorpi Xl 2015 - Vetrina della Giovane Danza D’Autore.
In 2016 he creates Cariddi. Mari nun ci n’è cchiù. It will be finalist for DNA Appunti Coreografici – Romaeuropa Festival; in 2017 for Cortoindanza Festival of Cagliari and for Shake Shake Shake #4 – Ballet Du Nord – Olivier Dubois in Lille.
In 2018 Cariddi will be presented to Vetrina della Giovane Danza D’Autore - Anticorpi Xl 2018. He creates two video dance short using the performance Cariddi, in 2016 the first was selected by DMoArtWorlds - Dancing around the world, on the occasion of a global dance film and in 2018 the second was selected by La danza in 1 minuto – VII Edizione and Too Short to Wait, winning a special Mention by Piemonte Movie gLocal Film Festival. In 2018 he wins the residency with the project of Zancle. Trilogia dello Stretto by Bando Casa Luft - Permutazioni 2018 of Zerogrammi, in collaboration of Piemonte dal Vivo Foundation , Palcoscenicodanza and the University of Turin. In 2018 he creates Caronte… ad astratti furori and he wins Danza Urbana Xl 2018 . Thanks to this he was invited in Ravenna Festival on the occasion of Giovani Artisti per Dante Festival. In the same year , he takes part to Uffizi Live 2018 announcement and he represents one of the artist selected among the 550 international proposals in order to perform with a new creation built ad hoc , Around the round (A tutto tondo), inside of Uffizi Gallery of Florence.
As teacher is busy with many interdisciplinary projects: in 2017 he works with Teatro delle Albe for the project of Non Scuola, whereas in 2018 he creates a site specific performance Iside. L’aria che tutto abbraccia, for the opening event of Egyptian Mood - Progetto di Alternanza Scuola - Lavoro which include different instituions,local schools, specialists of Turin and Piemonte, the Egyptian Museum of Turin and Lavanderia a Vapore of Collegno.

CONTACTS
stellodiblasi@libero.it
Management - Danila Blasi
+39 346 4137956
danila.dada@gmail.com

Productions