Dr. Florian Hoffmeier
For over ten years working in own projects and project participations in the fields of medicine, culture & art.
Parallel to human medical studies, realization and directing of several works in the field of performing arts as well as experimental art and cultural projects. Involvement in various publicly funded socio-cultural initiatives and projects in Germany and abroad.
From 2015-2018, doctorate at the department of occupational, social and environmental medicine at the Goethe University Frankfurt, since 2014 work as a medical doctor. After a stint in clinical research and internal medicine, mostly in psychiatry, psychosomatics, child & adolescent psychiatry since 2018. Several further trainings in communication & counselling, family and body therapy.
Also training in martial arts and dance improvisation for many years.
Grants and Awards: Honorary Citizenship of the City of Tulsa, Oklahoma (2003), Audience Award Podewil- Interventions Festival for Young Art (2014). Grant from the German Federal Ministry of Youth (2009-2010), as well as scholarships from the DAAD (2010), the international students' registry Rostock (2013) and the Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe (2020).
Several awards for the short film AFUERA, including Best Experimental Short Film at the Berlin Short Film Festival 2023.
Languages - German, English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, basic Greek
Artistic & Creative Collaborations / Funding
Agua de Beber Brasilien / Fortaleza
Academic Affairs Office Rostock
Centre for Arts & Science Montevideo, Uruguay
Coop Campus Berlin
Die Etage - School for performing arts
Garage Performing Arts Centre, Korfu
Gandhiserve-Foundation Berlin / Indien
Global Water Dances / Laban Bartenientreff New York
Joanne Leighton (Paris)
Kultour / Südwestpassagen Berlin
Lobe Block Berlin Cultural & Art Centre
Mori Films uG
Polyrama Museum Berlin
Praxis Günther Wiedemann
Berlin Senate - Department for Culture and Europe
S27- Art & Education
Schauspielhaus Hamburg (Regiehospitanz)
Shoonya Space Bangalore / Indien
Studio 29A Thessaloniki Greece
Dancers without Borders e.V.
Theaterhaus Berlin Mitte
Ufa Fabrik Berlin
UferStudios Berlin / HZT
Vladimir Miller - Komposition und Musik
Verband für Sozial-Kulturelle Arbeit VskA Berlin