Sofiane Ouissi

Dancer-choreographer, Curator

Sofiane Ouissi (c) Isabelle Arnold/More Europe

Sofiane Ouissi attended the National Conservatory of Music and Dance in Tunis before moving to Paris to study with Raza Hamadi at L’Espace Pléiade. He has performed with major Tunisian and international theater directors and choreographers.

As a choreographer, he has created since 2004 widely distributed artworks. In 2007, he founded L’Art Rue association, a collective which is devoted to contemporary art in public space in Tunisia, and created Dream City, a multidisciplinary biennial in public space, the arts magazine ZAT, as well as Laaroussa, an artistic factory of popular space in a rural environement.