Antonio Ssebuuma Bukhar

  • Fellow 2017
  • Dancer and Choreographer, Uganda
  • Cooperating partner: Dr. Rose Martin, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Dr. Rose Martin

Antonio is an award winning African performer, choreographer, social entrepreneur and teacher based in Kampala, Uganda. With an artistic practice that operates with a blend of styles, namely Hip-hop, contemporary, dancehall, breaking & Uganda traditional dances, Antonio Ssebuuma Bukhar directs art collectives as i.e. Kuenda Productions, a transglobal artists exchange platform and Arts 2 Hearts, whose mission is to promote art as a valued form of expression in schools and communities. Among others, he co-founded the dance company Tabu Flo Dance Company (2007), renowned by CNN African Voices and The Economist Magazine. Receiving the Pina Bausch Fellowship 2017 he will travel to the University of Auckland (New Zealand) to search for personal artistic development as a dancer as well as explore the dialogue and exchange with grounded theory on dance technique and community dance methods.

Antonio's first report

Trailer "Empty the Space" by Kuenda Productions
Trailer "KUENDA - A Theatre Journey across two Continents"
Arts2Hearts Project - Impacting the Community