Santiago Echeverry is a Colombian American New Media and Digital Artist with a background in Television, Video and Performance Art. Thanks to the Fulbright Grant he received his Master’s degree from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU. He taught Interactivity at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and then relocated to Florida in the Fall of 2005 to teach Interactive Media at the University of Tampa. He started exhibiting internationally in 1992, participating in festivals such as Siggraph, FILE and the Japan Media Arts Festival, among others. His interests are non-linear narration, video-art, interactive design, creative code and queer expressions. His latest project, the Cabaret, is a series of videos and prints created with the Kinect sensor with code in Processing 3.0, that studies drag queens, go-go dancers, DJs, nudists and bartenders, members and supporters of a vibrant LGBTQ community. All his works are available online at www.santi.tv

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