Florian Malzacher is artistic director of Impulse Theater Biennale in Germany and a freelance curator, dramaturge and writer.
2006-12 he was co-programmer of the interdisciplinary arts festival steirischer herbst in Graz (A) where he also co-curated the 170 hours marathon camp “Truth is concrete” (2012). He is a founding member of the independent curators’ collective Unfriendly Takeover in Frankfurt (D) and has collaborated as a freelance dramaturge with artists like Rimini Protokoll (D), Lola Arias (ARG), Mariano Pensotti (ARG), Nature Theater of Oklahoma (USA) and institutions like Burgtheater Vienna. He has worked as an independent curator (e.g. Dictionary of War (2006/07) and has taught at the Universities of Vienna, Frankfurt and Berlin. He is member of the advisory board of DasArts - Master of Theatre, Amsterdam (NL) and of Theaterkommission Zurich (CH). His latest publications include books on the theatre companies Forced Entertainment and Rimini Protokoll as well as on Curating Performing Arts. Florian Malzacher lives in Berlin.