Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO


Puppeteer, stage director, teacher
President of the UNIMA Professional Training Commission
Vice President of UNIMA International
President Three Americas Commission
Professor at the National University of San Martín, UNSAM, Argentina
Professor at the Central Academy of Drama, CAD, Beijing, China
Founder of the Bachelor’s Degree in Puppet Theater and the Master’s Degree, at the National University of San Martín, UNSAM, Argentina. Co-founder of the Puppeteers Company of the same university. He has directed, acted, produced and/or written works for theater actors, puppets, operas and visual arts shows. He has been a member for 25 years of the Puppeteers Group of the San Martín Theater in Buenos Aires, in the roles of puppeteer, actor, musician and stage director. He has been a Puppet Master at the Ariel Bufano Puppet School. He has participated with shows in festivals and/or given conferences in 33 countries to date, and provided workshops for professionals in Russia, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Switzerland, Canada, Chile, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Uruguay, China, Korea and South Africa. He has published puppet works and articles in different editorials and international magazines. He received the national prize “Javier Villafañe” for his artistic career.