Women in Lighting

Your Interview Maria Almena

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Mentor

Maria Almena

Educator, Event Organiser
United Kingdom
Lives in:
London
Born in:
Madrid
Qualifications:
Fine arts degree
Started working with light in:
2012
Offices worked at:
Tate Museum, British council, Instagram, Veuve Clicquot, Battersea Art Centre, Microsoft and MTV amongst others.
Now works at:
Director of Kimatica studio and Director of Art in Flux.
As well as being:
Freelance media art curator for National Gallery and freelance performance curator for Breaking convention.
Professional membership:
Computers Arts Society, EVA conference committee and Body data space collective.
Has been awarded:
Smirnoff for best performance in 2015, Princes Trust Program for young entrepreneurs and Arts Council funding several times
Loves:
Exploring the relationship between the creative process and the healing process. I love dancing and being underwater too!

“I am a light artist exploring shadow work in order to create transformative immersive experiences.”

Selected portfolio:

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