Dancer, choreographer and contemporary dance teacher with training in Afro Contemporary Dance and Traditional Afro Colombian Dance. Bustamante began his dance education in 1997 studying Traditional Afro Colombian Dance with Wilfran Barrios. In 1999 he began his training in Contemporary Dance at El Colegio del Cuerpo with Álvaro Restrepo and Marie France Delieuvin. Bustamante later received his undergraduate degree in Basic Dance Education from the University of Antioquia.
He has performed the complete repertory of Compañía Cuerpo de Indias (professional companv of El Colegio del Cuerpo) in various national and international festivals: and in addition he has had the privilege to participate in residencies and exchange projects at institutions and choreographic centers located in Europe. Africa, Asia. North America and South America Bustamante has choreographed several works including Antípodas (Entre Eros y Tánatos) 2007, which has toured to different international festivals.
Ricardo joined insightDproject in 2016