Julia Limaverde is graduated in Performing Arts (Rio de Janeiro/Brazil). Developed several works as a performer, filmmaker and organizer of art events. Since 2001 has been researching Contact Improvisation, Authentic Movement, View Points and Butoh. At 2009 begun to offer CI classes in Brazil, Italy, India, Argentina, Germany, Poland, Albania and Spain. Participated and collaborated with several CI festivals, in Freiburg, Goettingen, Umbria, Bahia, Gamboa, Buenos Aires, Córdoba, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, etc. She is developing her own method, the ContactThai (dance-massage). Organizer of ENCIMA da Chapada – CI Gathering (since 2012), and the Infinite Space in Chapada Diamantina (Bahia/Brazil).