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Carmelo Fernández

Choreographer, dancer and cultural shaker. After starting his dance studies at Las Palmas on 1987, he coursed the complete program of CNDC Angers between 1993 and 1995. Between 1995 and 1997 is part of the Company Last time, directed by Wim Vandekeybus, Brussels. In 1997 he returns to Canary Islands and founded with Juan Benítez the structure Eye of the Pharaoh, with which he developed his own pieces for over the next 15 years, co-produced works of other artists, stands up in the creation space The Eye Hollow and produces the festival ”At Ground Level”. At the same time he collaborates with structures and choreographers like Carmelo Salazar, Barcelona, Beatríz Fernández, Barcelona, Rasmus Ölme, Estocolmo, Orlando Ortega, Gran Canaria, The Hole collective, Gran Canaria, The Powerful, Barcelona…

In 2012 he disassociated with all this and only dedicated to participate in inmediate projects such as In-Presentable, Madrid, Inromeria, Barcelosa, Meetings about Body and Perfonmativity, Tenerife. He develops his Mechanics and Driving Corps Workshop in different cities all over Spain.





Adiatric Offshore is a wok that aims to build and internal device from exposing, catch, contain, mobilize and retain the manifests body. A device of reception and management of experiences based on the lift of the internal and external movement. From this idea I pretend to build with the viewer a Levante, also is directed to them same, of mw towards them, of them towards me, of them towards oneself, of us towards that, of that towards us.


This work began its development in October 2015 with the support of Leal LAV and later is presented within frames which give me the opportunity to present the works still in progress. In the spring og 2017 I entered again in a production period where I count with the support of Graner. Centre de Creació del Cos y del moviment, Barcelona, and SIT. Insular Room of Theatre, Gran Canaria. In this second phase of work I will have the opportunity of work with the composer and pianist Toño del Barco and with the acompaniment during the creation of Sonia Gómez. The premiere will be in Gran Canaria on 26 and 27 May.