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Hector Buenfil Palacios,

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Hector Palacios was born in 1988 in Mexico City, and he studied dance there at Centro Cultural Los Talleres. After graduating in 2010, he moved to Beijing to study at the Beijing International Art School, graduating in 2013. He is currently based in Salzburg and graduated from Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance. He was selected as a dancer for the Iberoamerican Art Creators Project (2010), was hosted by the Beijing Dance Festival as a guest dancer with SEOP Dance Company from Seoul, Korea (2013), and has danced for various local companies at home in Mexico. He trained acrobatics while studying in Beijing, and this has influenced his movement style. He founded the performance company TRAK Dance Ensemble, based in Salzburg, Austria. Their first piece premiered in Arge Kultur, Salzburg in September 2016 with the support of Land and Stadt Salzburg, Salzburg Airport among other private companies.