Carlos Almeida has studied with Ariel Bufano and Philippe Genty. Between 1987 and 2008 he joined as a performer and stage director the Puppeteers Group of the San Martín Theater in Buenos Aires, Argentina. From 2002 to date he works at the National University of San Martín where he develops tasks as a professor, artist and institutional manager. He was Dean of the Mauricio Kagel Arts Institute (2014-2018) and Director of the Puppeteers Company of the University of San Martín (2007-2016). He has received numerous national and international awards and distinctions. He has participated in important puppets and objects theater festivals. His works have been presented in Argentina, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil and Belgium.