Argentinean born Gabriela Carrizo (1970, Córdoba) started dancing at a multidisciplinary school at the age of 10. Under Norma Raimondi’s direction, the school went on to become Córdoba’s University Ballet, where Carrizo danced for a couple of years, and where she created her first choreographies. At the age of 19, she moved to Europe and over the years she worked with Caroline Marcadé, Les Ballets C de la B (La Tristeza Complice, 1997, and Iets op Bach, 1998), Koen Augustijnen (Portrait intérieur, 1994) and Needcompany (Images of Affection, 2001).
Carrizo continued working on her own choreographies as well, creatig the solo piece, E tutto sará d’ombra e di caline, and Bartime, a collaboration with Einat Tuchman and Lisi Estaras. She also created the choreography for the opera Wolf (2002), by Les Ballets C de la B. Carrizo plays a leading role in Fien Troch’s movie Kid (2012). In 2015, Carrizo created The Land, a collaboration with the Munich Residenztheater.