Carmen Gil Vrolijk
Artist, teacher, theorist. BFA and MA in Literature. Works as director of the Department of Art of the Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. She has participated as an artist, curator and lecturer at events on new technologies and art in different cities in Colombia, the Americas, Asia and Europe. She combines her teaching with the creation of interactive multimedia projects and her main focus is on real-time video and large-format projections onto three-dimensional objects. In 2004, she founded the audiovisual project retroVISOR, and in 2012 La Quinta del Lobo, a multimedia scenic collective. Both projects work with music, the audiovisual and the scenic arts and have received various awards. Her most recent work, The Mangrove Tales won a MidAtlantic Arts Foundation award and the Large Format Multidisciplinary Scholarship of the Teatro Municipal Jorge Eliécer Gaitán, 2016.