Gisela Elisa Heredia was born in Córdoba, Argentina. She studied Contemporary Dance at the Choreographic Platform from the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba in Argentina. After her studies she was member of the Dance Company “Desde el Vamos” and danced with the University Ensemble in many Festivals and Theatres in Argentina. She won two prices at the Festival Latinoamericano de Danza Contemporanea in Argentina. 1st Price for best Choreographie Work and Second Price for best Group in Contemporary Dance Technic.
Since 2003 is living in Vienna where she finished her next Study of Pedagogy for Contemporary Dance at the Konservatorium Wien, today MUK.
She works as a freelance dancer and choreographer in different Dance Festivals and Theater Projects and Summer Festivals like Poolbar Festival, MuTh Wien, Tanzhafen Festival, Steirischeherbst, posthof Linz, KUB - Kunsthaus Bregenz, Linz09, Berührungen Tanz Festival - Odeon Theater, ÖTanzt Festival, Tanz Atelier Wien Company, Tanzquartier Wien, TanzTag Wien, Klagenfurter Ensemble, Theater Phönix (Austria), Das tanzfest St. Gallen (Switzerland), Reverie DansFestival (Belgium), Tanzzentrale (Germany), Albania Dance Meeting Festival - Experimental Theater (Albanien), Plesni Theater Ljubljana (Slowenien), Gödör Space (Hungary), Zoom Festival (Croatia), Centro Cultural Espania-Córdoba, Casa Babylon Social Club, Teatro Real, 24 Horas de Arte - Festival de Danza Contemporanea, Danzón - Teatro Comedia (Argentina) and many others.
2009 created the tanz.coop collective to promote and move the dance scene in Vienna, with this label and collective is working as a choreographer and dancer now since 10 years.
In 2016 Gisela received the “Avantgarde Award” for her artistic and choreographic work.