Farid Fairuz (alias Mihai Mihalcea) is a choreographer and performance artist. Since the end of 2005 he is director of the National Dance Center in Bucharest, a public institution funded by The Ministry of Culture. He created also "Solitude Project" (a NGO), a frame designed as a Cultural Association. Since 2011, Solitude Project manages Căminul Cultural and subRahova. His last work Realia (Bucharest-Beirut) has been presented in premiere in November 2012 in the frame of Temps D'Images Festival in Cluj Napoca. In 2013 he is invited as artist in the frame of Junge Akademie at Akademie der Kunste Berlin.