Christopher “Unpezverde” Núñez is a Costa Rican born, Brooklyn based choreographer, live artist, curator and dance educator. He holds a BFA in Science in Performing Arts from the National University of Costa Rica.
He creates performative playgrounds using elements of Latin American folk art, queer culture, technology and anthropomorphism of objects associated with both personal and social memory.
Some of the artists he has collaborated with are Christophe Haleb, Mark Sieczkarek, La Pocha Nostra, Darryl Thomas, Elia Arce, Butch Merigoni and Svea Schneider and has performed internationally in Dominican Republic, Mexico, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Peru, Costa Rica and New York City.
Most recently, his work has been presented at Movement Research at The Judson Church, The Leslie Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art, BAM Fisher, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, NY City Center Studios, InSitu Dance Festival, Performance Mix Festival, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, Queerly Contemporary Festival, Green Space, Chez Bushwick and Panoply Performance Laboratory.
Image by Johnathan Lewis.