Graduated in industrial design, graphic design and animation, Marcio Ambrosio (BR) has worked in different sectors: animation, advertising and post-production. Besides, he participated in workshops and festivals with his art work, such as FILE 2007 et 2008 (Brésil), Japan Media Arts Festival 2008 (Japon), Transitio MX (Mexico).
In 2004, he formed the collective zzzmutations, where he produces short animation films and develops experimental and interactive projects.
In 2008, his project Oups! received the Grand prix Division Art at the Japan Media Arts Festival (Tokyo, Japan) and the Grand prize Image in movement at Transitio MX (Mexico City, Mexico) in 2009.
Today, he continues working at the crossing of animation and participative installation with the constant imput of new technologies, from computer vision to interaction design with a hint of electronics, digital fabrication or video mapping.
For the second time (see 2012 edition), iMAL will host on November 9 and 10 the ICT&Art Connect workshops organised by EU DG Connect where artists, scientists and engineers will discuss new ways of collaborating in the future European research programmes.
This year, the event is co-organised by the EU and Waag society and besides the workshops at iMAL, there will be two exhibtions showcasing artworks using Information and...