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Film and Video Artist and Visual designer, Lleida, Spain - New York, NY, USA
Spanish filmmaker and videoartist based in New York, she merges cinematic arts, dance, music, theater and visual arts. Recipient of many awards including KrTU Young Creators, ConCa grant and Kodak & Color Lab award for Best Cinematic Film for "Under Influence", she also directed "Invisible", "Singularity", "Dropped" "Is There an Edge of Belief?" presented in festivals worldwide.
Her work includes traditional and experimental filmmaking, multimedia theater and video-mapped site-specific installations, such as recent pieces "Garden of Delights" (Theater of The New City, 2012), "Landscapes of the Soul" (La Mama, 2012) , "Resonant Streams" (Water Project, 2011), "Mapping Moebus" (La Mama theater, NY, 2010), "Claim your Place", "Playing Equality" and "Walk Pasa Bouge" performed in the US and Europe, and the film installation "Shifting Gaze" (premiered in Times Square, 2010, and screened worldwide, 2012). Award-winning writer, composer, she also edited "Cachao: Uno Mas" with Andy Garcia (PBS's American Master, 2010) among many others.
Her work in film, video, and visual production has been presented in Europe, the USA and Latin America and commissioned by the New Radio and Performing Arts, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Spain Culture New York - Consulate General of Spain, Spain Arts and Culture, the Austrian Cultural Forum, the King Juan Carlos Center at NYU, the New York State Council on the Arts, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Arts International, among some other major institutions. Her last works were presented in Times Square, Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), St John The Divine cathedral and TimeCenter at the New York Times.
Laia Cabrera Interview @Catarsi TV