Gorka Cortazar

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Originally from Venezuela, Gorka has a background in sociology and studies in his home country. He started a successful career in the world of technology, focusing on providing creative solutions to communication problems through emerging technologies.  During his career in Latin America he advised projects for global brands like Warner Brothers, Sony Entertainment Television, AXN, Santander Bank and Movistar.  His aim is to explore the boundaries between technology and art, and he specializes in real time generative art, applied trough projection mapping and architectural lighting.  He holds workshops about programming, generative art and projection mapping in various institutions in Spain, Brazil, Mexico and United Kingdom.

In Lighting Design Collective he specializes in creating custom applications that drives permanent lighting installations, in countries as diverse as Finland, Azerbaijan, Tunisia or Holland.