Frédéric Tavernini studied at the ballet school of the Opèra National de Paris.
After working with the Ballet National de Nancy et de Lorraine, he danced as a soloist for the Béjart Ballet Lausanne, the Lyon Opera Ballet, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal and the Marseille National Ballet. An independent dancer since 2005, he has worked with renowned Quebec artists and choreographers Dave St-Pierre, Louise Lecavalier and Frédérick Gravel. His own choreographic work under the name Clovek & The 420 includes the pieces Li fet met (2003), Green (2004), Wedged in the Red Room (2009) Le Tératome (2013), Wolf Songs for Lambs (2015) and Things are leaving quietly, in silence (2016). He is dancing with the DANCE ON ENSEMBLE since 2017.
Extracts from 7 Dialogues, Artistic Direction / Composition: Matteo Fargion │ Festiwal Konfrontacje Teatralne | Brain Damage Gallery, Lublin
Catalogue (First Edition), Choreography: William Forsythe |Fous de danse 2017 – a project by Musée de la danse and Volksbühne Berlin | Tempelhof Flugvorfeld, Berlin