Julia Kathriner is a freelance dancer and performer, born in Switzerland.
After her dance education and degree from the the Palucca Schule Dresden, University for Dance Julia deepened her approach to embodiment by joining the program of „moveus“ and became a certified somatic movement educator in Body Mind Centering ® between 2012 to 2014. From there she kept on going with such questions as how to shape learning processes and creative environments.She furthermore explores how far empathy is embedded in dance and why we should share it in community. Performing in Companies from Switzerland, Austria and Germany she worked with different choreographers and teachers that influenced her dance such as Olympia Scardi, Jana Unmüssig, Rosalind Crisp, Bonny Bainbridge Cohen among others.
Julia currently works on projects with the video artist So Young Yang and exchanges regularly with Ruth Sonnenberg, a psychotherapist that offers a body-work approach.
She joined the MA CoDE program in April 2015.