Raphael Miro Holzer is an award-winning choreographer, movement director, and pedagogue based in Barcelona and Vienna. He is interested in pushing the boundaries of what dance can be as well as continuously developing his choreographic method Blueprint.
In 2021 he established the dance company vanholzers as a platform for his further choreographic works. In the same year the catalan magazine Fila Zero named him as one of the top 10 artists to watch. Raphael received the Premio Fundación AISGE and the dantzaZ residency award for his first choreographic creation, desire de paragüas which is still touring.
In 2023 he was invited to return to his home country Austria. As part of tanztage23, the Posthof - Linz presented a triple bill of Holzer's performances and received fantastic reviews.
As Guest choreographer he has been workin with Ballet Arabesque (National contemporary dancecompany of Bulgaria) the creation premiered in late 2023 at the State Music and Ballet Center Sofia.
Most recently he received the "Best choreography" Award from Moving Body Festival for the film "Truth is in the details" which is currently screening at film festivals worldwide.