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.
From October 4 to 6 2016 iMAL is hosting the workshop 'Wild Cartography' by Wænd, a Brussels based organisation dedicated to subjective & critic cartography. Developing long term research within the field of territorial narratives & representations, they collaborate with artists, universities, researchers, and citizen driven organisations.
As an online tool, Wænd provides a web platform for subjective and collaborative spatial publication. This application is...
The installation will be presented at the Halles de Schaerbeek, in the framework of Focus VISIONS, from 14 October to 5 November.
In the age of high resolution, "A Thousand Segments" presents a minimal screen composed of lines mechanically switching from black to white. Each of these segments constructs and deconstructs perspectives.
The minimal screen – despite the rigour of its texture – spread freely in space...