Jacopo Jenna is a choreographer, performer and filmmaker creating stage works, video pieces, and installations. The works are oriented towards research concerning the perception of dance or choreography as an extended practice generating a variety of performative context to reframe the body in relationship with movements.
As a graduate of Sociology, he also studied dance in Codarts (Rotterdam Dance Academy), working in several educational projects. In Europe he has worked with dance companies, various choreographic research projects, visual artists and musicians.
His projects are produced an supported by spazioK/Kinkaleri. His work partecipated to festivals and venues including Centrale Fies, Cango, MART Museum, Contemporanea Festival, Pépinières européennes pour jeans artistes / Young Video Creation, Palazzo Strozzi, Pecci Center for Contemporary Art, Fabbrica Europa, LeMurate contemporary art project, CROSS International performance award, Short Theatre, Bipod Festival Beirut, Palazzo Grassi Punta della Dogana.