CV

WORK (1996-today):

I’m a multimedia artist & neurophilosopher living in Donostia-San Sebastián. For many years I worked as a cultural agent, web designer, digital marketing manager and teacher for different companies and business. Now -while finishing my PhD thesis about Art & Artificial Intelligence at the University of the Basque Country- I work as a freelance consultant in Creative Communication.

List of clients:

    • Art institutions: Arteleku, Donostia Kultura, DSS2016, Tabakalera, Kutxa Kultur, Museo Marítimo de San Sebastián, C.C. Montehermoso.
    • Brands: Nokia, Loreak Mendian, Carhartt, HLC SB Distribution, Upper Playground, Vision Street Wear, Vans.
    • Communication: Soda Marketing Integral, Promueve3, Animatu Multimedia, DK Muralismo, Amasté Comunicación, Tech For Society.
    • Education: Laboratorios Ikertze Arte-Niño, Ostargi Gizarte Elkartea, Catalina de Erauso Ikastetxea, Aiete Ikastetxea, Asociación TxikiAktiba, Academia Lacunza, Centro de Estudios AEG, Grupo SIE Consultoría y Formación, Ankulegi, Hirikilabs, Universidad del País Vasco.
    • Festivals: ArtFutura, SONAR (Barcelona), Elektronikaldia (Donostia), Sub/versiones Urbanas (Donostia), Donostia Fashion Week, Zemos98 (Sevilla),  MusicaExMachina (Bilbao), Zinebi (Bilbao), BLV-Art (Bilbao), SkateXpresion (Bilbao), BIME Hack Day (Bilbao), Madrid Abierto, SkateXpresion (Bilbao), BIME Hack Day (Bilbao), LibreCon Business & Open Technologies Conference (Galicia)…
    • Media: JOK Films, ETB3, Planet Radio 100.3FM, The Balde, Entzun aldizkaria, Hip Hop Life, Etecé Magazine, Revolucion Neolítica revista literaria, Dogway skate magazine, Urban Magazine, Surfer Rule, Tres60 magazine…

SKILLS:

Hard skills: Drawing, Copywriting, Visual Design, Web Development, Social Media, Guerrilla Marketing, Video Recording & Editing, Cognitive Computing, Project Management, Event Planning, Public Speaking, Storytelling.

Soft skills: Communication, Collaboration, Open-minded, Ability to Work Under Pressure, Adaptability, Self-motivation, Self-discipline, Emotional Intelligence, Appreciation of Aesthetics, Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Critical Thinking.

HOBBIES:

  • Analog and digital photography.
  • Drawing doodles with marker pens.
  • Listening to experimental electronic music.
  • Playing chess with my son.
  • Home cooking for the family.
  • Hiking in the woods.
  • Paddle surfing in the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Cruising the city with my skateboard…

ACADEMIA:

    • Master’s Degree in Philosophy, Science and Values
      University of the Basque Country + National Autonomous University of Mexico (2019).
    • Master’s Degree in Psychobiology and Cognitive Neuroscience
      Autonomous University of Barcelona (2016).
    • Master’s Degree in Information Society and Urban-Regional Development
      University of Santiago de Compostela (2016).

    • Posgraduate Degree in Applied Neuromarketing
      University of Barcelona (2015).
    • Posgraduate Degree in Cultural Innovation: Arts, Digital Media and Popular Culture
      Open University of Catalonia + LABoral, Center of Art and Industrial Creation (2013).
    • MPhil in Urbanism and Territorial Planning
      Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastian (2010).
    • Doctoral Program: Idea, Form and Matter in Architecture
      Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastian (2004).
    • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication
      University of the Basque Country + Universität der Künste Berlin (2000)

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*(Picture: portrait in 2011 by Irene Ormazabal).