Justin Cabrillos is a choreographer, artist, and writer based in Brooklyn. He is a 2017 Movement Research artist-in-residence. He was a 2016 danceWEB scholar at ImPulsTanz, a Chez Bushwick artist-in-residence, and a recipient of a Greenhouse grant from the Chicago Dancemaker's Forum. His work has been commissioned by the IN>TIME Series in Chicago, and his last project, Holdings, was commissioned by Danspace Project. Cabrillos has shown work at the Cultural Center of Chicago, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Roulette, and Movement Research at Judson Church. As a performer, he has worked with Every house has a door, Julian Barnett, and Jen Rosenblit. He holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MA in English literature from the University of Washington, Seattle.