CRISTÓBAL CATALÁN – Artista y comisario
Cristobal Catalan is an commended creative director, interactive media researcher and film director. Cristobal’s focus on digital and creative technologies, concepts, story and visual aesthetics has won him collaborations with esteemed arts organisations such as the English National Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The Royal Photographic Society, Somerset House, Rambert and Acrojou Circus. His diverse commissions include projects with MAC and Swarosvki, as well as collaborations with global celebrities such as choreographer Tamara Rojo, fine artist Duggie Fields, renowned dancers Yonah Acosta and Daria Klimentova, voice artists Jessie J, James Bay, George Ezra, Passenger, as well as World Dance winners and Britain’s Got Talent finalists Flawless.
Wearing many different hats, Cristobal is interested in working towards projects which combine creativity with the mental health sector. He is also an visiting lecturer, a film festival judge, a programmer of significant cultural festivals, chaired media research for health symposiums and has curated various art programs.
In addition to providing digital media and interactive technology consultancy, Cristobal is also a Board Member for the charity Fertile Ground and is the founder of the VR Arts & Sciences Experimentation Collective. His works have been screened and exhibited widely in academic, art and commercial contexts including MOMA, BBC, Tenderpixel Soho Gallery and Sky Arts Channel. His works have also been selected for numerous international film festivals including London Soho Rushes Film, Festival of Cinematic Arts and the London Spanish Film Festival.