Ursina Tossi, Choreographer and Dancer works as a free artist in Hamburg. Her contemporary dance projects are based on interdisciplinary exchange with music, visual arts and fine arts. She studied at ArtEZ in Arnhem to achieve the “Master of Choreography” in 2014. She is trained as a Dancer in Contemporary Dance and Classical Ballet and studied Philosophy and Politics at the University of Mannheim. 2014 she was invited to Perfromance Philosophy Conference in Groningen with her video-work. Since 2010 she is a part of “Treffen Total” and worked with Sweet & Tender Collaborations. 2011/12 she was choreographer in residency at K3 / Tanzplan Hamburg. She had the danceWEB scholarship and residency with Angela Guerreiro in 2011. She worked as a dancer among others with Aki Kato, Filip van Huffel and Tamaki Serizawa. 2008 she initiated and curated all 1-forum a platform for Contemporary Art & Dance in Hamburg. Furthermore she works as pedagogue at CDSH and other venues. Since October 2014 she works at the University of Hamburg as a researcher and teacher at Performance Studies. Her actual project “resisting bodies“ (16/6/2016) body/dance/activism – confronts the materiality of moving bodies and their circulating politicality in mediated images.