Tiago Guedes, the New Director of Lyon’s Maison de la Danse and Dance Biennale, Finds Artistic Fulfillment Through Curation

I started programming by chance. In 2008, I was associate artist with a theater in the French city of Armentières, and they asked me to pitch a weekend centered on Portuguese artists. It spoke to me immediately: Programming isn’t so different from creating, and it felt a lot more collective.