Wix Playground Presents:
The Recently Possible
Artist Talk featuring Gabriel Barcia-Colombo
In a world where technology frees art from the confines of an ordinary gallery, the static becomes mobile and the passive becomes interactive. Join us for a captivating talk with mixed media artist Gabriel Barcia-Colombo, as he explains how augmented reality can enhance video sculpture and storytelling.
Learn about his method for capturing and archiving memories by adding digital art to the real world. Think: miniature people projected in objects and digital taxidermy. Stick around for a discussion on AR as a tool that makes use of technology to create innovative and compelling works of art.
Curated by ITP graduates Regina Sofia Cantu de Alba and Michelle Hessel.
Feb 24, 6:30 PM
Mixed Media Artist
Gabriel Barcia-Colombo creates eccentric art focused on video sculptures, immersive performances and large scale projections, using 3D content to reflect a collection of moments in time. Currently a faculty member at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, Gabriel’s work continues to play upon the necessity in modern culture to document and preserve our memories.