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Ephemeral Architecture & Events Record

  • December 2014-March 2015. Barcelona, Spain. ERICSSON MWC 2015. Hired as project manager of the largest pavilion in the MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS and the whole Barcelona Fira. Almost 8000 square meters built in less than a month. Clients: Fira Barcelona, Jack Morton Worldwide, Ericsson.

 

  • June 2014-September 2014. Barcelona, Spain. CINEMA TOY. Permanent Videoinstallation. Art direction, video installation, video mapping, motion graphics. A visual divertissement for the Tickets restaurant (Albert & Ferrán Adrià).

 

  • February 2012-May 2012. Barcelona, Spain. FROSTED RAIN. Permanent videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, video installation, interior design, motion graphics. A spatial poetry for a new concept of restaurant. This videoinstallation developes an oneiric space that invites you to dream, generating an immersive audiovisual echo chamber. Clients: Albert & Ferrán Adrià.

 

  • October 2011. Barcelona, Spain. CRYSTAL NEREIDS. Videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. An audiovisual scenography for oh!BCN, an event about glass and gastronomy in Palo Alto, Barcelona.

 

  • Summer 2011. Barcelona, Spain. ESPACIO REPLICANTE. Sculpture and video installation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. In collaboration with the glass sculptor Joan Crous. Vitrified McDonalds tables and a spider web forest compound part of an hypothetic future museum about our times.

 

  • 2010. Various locations, Denmark and Spain. COCOON LULLABY. Theatrical performance. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. In collaboration with my wife Kela Jurado. This was really a unique project. We conceived this performance for our daughter while she was inside Kela’s womb, who realizes a butoh performance while being surrounded by the screens, like the baby is inside her.

 

  • November 2009. Sevilla, Spain. LIVE WITH HECQ. Performance of live cinema, with the musician Hecq in Hall Hassan II (Fundación Tres Culturas) within LUX 2009, International Festival of Visual and Live Cinema de Sevilla.

 

  • November 2009. Sevilla, Spain. LIVE WITH MAHMOUD REFAT. Performance of live cinema with Mahmoud Refat in Hall Hassan II (Fundación Tres Culturas) within LUX 2009, International Festival of Visual and Live Cinema de Sevilla.

 

  • 25/09/2009. Berlin, Germany. JØRN UTZON BOREALIS. Art direction, project management, video installation, production, video editing, motion graphics, live media performance. Jørn Utzon Borealis was the winner of the popular vote online international prize Celeste Prize, in the category Live Media.

 

  • Autumn 2009. Sevilla, Spain. ESTRATO N.1. Immersive videoinstallation and vegetal sculpture. At Pista Digital. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance.

 

  • Summer 2009. Sevilla, Spain. ESTRATO N.1. Immersive videoinstallation and vegetal sculpture. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. For the 21 Degrees event, organized by the Cultural Enterprise Centre at the University of Seville.

 

  • 06/06/2009. Paris, France. Performative visual performance, within the project WikiPlaza, in the event FUTURES DU SEINE.

 

  • 16/05/2009. Sevilla, Spain. Design and live media performance for the City Council of Seville, for the concerts celebrating the 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CUBAN REVOLUTION.

 

  • May 2009. Sevilla, Spain. Superpanoramic live media performance, live, for the shows Saved By The Opera, in the BOOK FAIR OF SEVILLE.

 

  • February to June 2009. Sevilla, Spain. PISTA DIGITAL. Integral design of the mobile stage area PISTADIGITAL, CREARTE project winner 2008. Is the design of a video installation at the entrances to the building, the exterior architectural design (in collaboration with Santiago Cirujeda) full corporate design, print advertising and audiovisual, and construction of web space.

 

  • 13/11/2.008. Sevilla, Spain. Red Alighieri. Video installation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. For the opening of the project RED PÚBLICA SPACE, winner of the competition Transversal 3, within the Bienal de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla (BIACS), in the courtyard of the College of Arquitectos of Seville.

 

  • 23-27/10/2.008. Marbella/Seville. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. At the event CHILANGO ANDALUZ 3rd Edition.

 

  • 10/10/2.008. Aalborg, Denmark. JØRN UTZON BOREALIS. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Held at the Utzon Center during Aalborg Kultur Nacht, an video projector (5700 ANSI lumen), a sound system (1,000 watts) wraparound screens.

 

  • May-June 2008. Sevilla. SUMMER SCREENS. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. For the nightclub terrace Bilindo, inside the Maria Luisa Park.

 

  • 27/06/2008. Sevilla. Live cinema performance with Steve Cobby (Fila Brazillia) at the Pavilion Hassan II (Fundación Tres Culturas) within LUX 2008, International Festival of Visual and Live Cinema de Sevilla.

 

  • 30/04/2.008. Sevilla. MINILAB. Videoinstallation. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Made in G41.

 

  • 08/02/2.008. Sevilla. U/Ø. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. For the closing of the International Congress of Modern Architecture Masters: Jørn Utzon, held at the headquarters of the International University of Andalusia’s Monastery Cartuja de Sevilla. Using a video projector (5700 ANSI lumen), 3 projectors (2000 ANSI lumen), a sound system (1,000 watts), immersive screens.

 

  • 2006-2009. Sevilla. VJing sessions at different Seville nightclubs, like: Bilindo (VJ resident), April (VJ resident), Cathedral (VJ resident), B3, Antique Theatre, Domm Disco, Utopia, or Evassion, among others.

 

  • January to June 2007. Sevilla. HIPERCROQUIS V 0.1. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance at El Perro Andaluz. Using 2 projectors (2000 ANSI lumen), a sound system, immersive screens.

 

  • 05/30/2006. Sevilla. Live cinema performance with the musical group STENDEC (London) at Central Theater, during the first international VJ’s FESTIVAL LUX 2006

 

  • July 2006. Córdoba. Live cinema performance with the group Los Rumbers within the Utopia Festival 2006, in Cordoba.

 

  • June 2006. Madrid. Live cinema performance with the group Los Rumbers within the Utopia Festival 2006, at LA CASA ENCENDIDA.

 

  • 2005. Visual and screen design for Chocolate Club and the Terrace of the Casino of the Expo in Seville, during the 2005 season.

 

  • 2005 -2006. Seville and El Puerto de Santa María (Cádiz). Audiovisual decoration and resident VJ of Catedral Group.

 

  • 10/07/2.004. El Puerto de Santa María (Cádiz). Video installation for the Architectural Workshop, organized by Colegio de Arquitectos de Cádiz.

 

  • 2004. Cáceres. VJing sessions at The Mosque, together with famous international deejays, like Oscar Mulero, and Slovenian Umek,…

 

  • 2004-2005. Madrid. Visual design and live media performance during Luxury 54 and Mushroom Pillow label concerts. FNAC, Sala Moby Dick, Sala Caracol.

 

  • 02/08/2.003. Los Santos de Maimona (Badajoz), Spain. Closing of the 1st Conference for the Art of Extremadura, organized by Foundation Los Santos. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Including live DJing, Vjing, concerts of percussion, and a lounge. Using 10 computers, 14 projectors, eight slide projectors, three sound systems (8000 watts total), surrounding screens.

 

  • 10/05/2.003. Cáceres, Spain. OILWARSS. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Within the International Festival of Art and New Technologies Makinarte, held at the Auditorio de Cáceres, with eight video projectors, sound system, DJing, screens envelopes.

 

  • 12/04/2.003. Don Benito (Badajoz), Spain. FREE VS CORPORATIVE. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production, coordination and live media performance. During the Education Fair and New Technologies, held in Don Benito (Badajoz), for technological Albetización Regional Plan of the Board of Extremadura, five video projectors, 10 computers, a sound systems, screens three dimensions with transparency effects. 5000 spectators attended over four days.

 

  • 20/03/2.003. Florence, Italy. UR: CITY ONE. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Held in a Renaissance church. During the International Festival of Contemporary Art and New Media at Florence. 2500 ANSI projectors lumen, 12 computers, sound system and tridimensional surrounding screens.

 

  • December 2002 – July 2003. Extremadura, Spain. KHARMA ZERO. Theatrical play and audiovisual scenography. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Within the Technology Literacy Plan board of Extremadura, with performances in different locations in Extremadura geography; 5 projectors, 15 computers, sound system, stage lights, special effects, three structural sculptures iron concentrations of 3 feet in hand, summer fires charred trees, latex translucent screens, live musical performance, and performance.

 

  • December 2002. Castuera (Badajoz), Spain. TELE-VISION. Videoinstallation & videomapping. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Held during the celebration of the fifteenth anniversary of the People’s University of Castuera. Using 20 computers, 5 2000 ANSI lumen projectors and other outdoor 5,000 for a church projections (projection size: 80 meters), wraparound screens in three dimensions, two sound systems.

 

  • 08/09/2.002. Mérida (Badajoz), Spain. LINDES. Video mapping. Visual composition and live media performance. With Sergio Moreno, for Extremadura’s Celebration Day at the Teatro Romano de Mérida. Using a 10000 ANSI lumen projector to achieve huge projections.

 

  • 20/04/2.002. Cáceres, Spain. VERSION 3. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. For the International Festival of Art and New Technologies Makinarte, at the Auditorium of Caceres. Using four projectors, seven computers, a sound system and three dimensions surrounding screens.

 

  • December 2001. Castuera (Badajoz), Spain. LOS FANTASMAS EXISTEN. Immersive videoinstallation. Art direction, project management, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. Internet semi controlled video installation. At the Cultural Center of Castuera. Six video projectors, 20 computers, a sound system, DVDs, 4 TVs, closed circuit video, and 3D immersive screens.

 

  •  October 2001. Barcelona, Spain. wewearbuldings / hackitectura. Videoinstallation. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. At the CCCB (Centre de Cultura Contemporanea de Barcelona), during the international architecture exhibition M3 advanced. Made with three projectors, media center prototype, ‘mediatank “(done on purpose), a sound system.

 

  •  April 2001. Sevilla, Spain. PODER. Videoinstallation. Art direction, audiovisual and scenographic design, production and live media performance. With Pablo de Soto. During the cultural week of the School of Architecture at the University of Seville. Performed using 3 video projectors, four computers, a sound system.

 

  •  November 2000. Sevilla, Spain. TEKKNOBORDERS. Communication strategy and postproduction of short film ‘tekknoborderss’ (by Pablo de Soto), presented at the Foundation FIDAS the College of Architects of Seville, in the island of La Cartuja in Seville.