Artdroid: Tank Thunderbird
Artdroid is one of various artistic names for this international technical artist (Colombia, Venezuela, USA) currently living in Berlin.
She has a degree in Fine Arts from the Universidad de los Andes in Bogota and a Master in Art and Technology from the IT University of Gothenburg. She manages and produces artistic projects, working on both the creative and technical details of collaborative operations. She is also a graphic designer and a 2D and 3D animation artist.
Past projects include multimedia shows, interactive installations app and webdesign, ,robotics and wearable technologies. Currently she works as a freelancer in concept, design, animation and as an art and technology team coordinator.
Curriculum and other documents.
Animago: Attended Berlin's own international visual effects and animation conference. Great to see old friends and make new ones, thanks to everyone who shared their expertise with me and congratulations to all the participants and winners of the Animago awards! Babelsberg Filmpark, Potsdam, October 25-26 2012
3D Printshow: Attended this fantastic event, full of amazing machines, great presentations, fun show and wonderful people! The Brewery, London, October 19-21st 2012
Campus Party Europe: Stage manager and content/speaker coordinator for topics such as robotics, hardware hacks, computer modding, astronomy, nanotechnology and more! Tempelhof Airport, Berlin, August 21-26 2012
Fusion Festival : Hanging out at the Robofield with Robocross, Paka and other robo-greats! Helped pack up Stickboy! June 28 - July 1st, 2012.
Sonar Festival Music Hack day : Hacking in Barcelona and enjoying the music! What a great hackathon that was! Worked on the Park Explorer App for Kulturpark with Erik Woitschig. Saw Amon Tobin live!! June 16-18 2012.
Robodock Amsterdam : At last, robodreamland! My first time at this great machine/art festival! June 7-9 2012.
Pictoplasma Berlin : finally had the chance to go to this great conference on character design and animation and had the honor of attending and assisting Mark Gmehling with his Cinema 4D wokshop! 11-15 April 2012.
Droidcon Hackathon :Sharing 2nd place with ligi's awesome Bismo app! Amongst other things, we added a nice droidcon schedule screen with the help of droidcon's own designer, Marie Schweiz! March 12, 2012.
I have been invited to participate in the Spreepark project this Summer! Woohoo! Possibly an Augmented Reality project will be in the works... Project postponed to Music Hack Day at Sonar!
Phudge App :
Our entry was the winner at Photohackday! Now we prepare for our winner's trip to London to present our app to AKQA, one of the main sponsors! Feb 25-26, 2012.
Cut n' paste Berlin 3d Competition: Participated in the 3d category for the Berlin edition! Feb 02, 2012.
Trampoline Tracing Mobility: Berlin
Curated and coordinated the Open Platform events during the Tracing Mobility show at the HKW. November 2011.
Birds in the Tree: Interactive installation with Dale Phurrough. Illuminated tree and sensors, 3D models, commisioned by Naherholung Sternchen,16th and 29th of September 2011.
Dadatek presents: K.I.T.A: the art of playfulism group show and party. Participating as cyberpuppet with Modern Primitive, an animated robot face, June 4th 2011.
Trampoline Tracing Mobility: Berlin
Discussion with the team and artists of the upcoming event at the HKW in November 2011.
Supermarket Art Fair 2011: Stockholm. Collaboration with MNKY BIZZ, the rolling sales agent robot.
Bridge Markland's "The Broken Jug" (Heinrich von Kleist). October 2008. Puppet creator for this ambitious one actor and seven puppet performance!
Stage assistant for Theater Fragile's presentation of the mask theater show "Wir treffen uns im Paradies", July 8-17, August 30, Berlin, 2008.
Participant at the Emergent Objects Colloquium at the University of Leeds. December 17-20, 2007.
Presenter for the Viktoria Institute's Glowbots project at Wired NextFest, Los Angeles. September 14-16 and SIGGRAPH San Diego, Emerging Technologies Section, August 4-9, 2007
Robotics Instructor for iDTech Camps at the UC Davis location July-August 2007.