In Person: Leena Jääskeläinen, animation director/media artist (FI)
Host: Manu Weiss, XR creative director, curator (CH)
Leena Jääskeläinen is a versatile animation film director, media artist and screenwriter. Leena has also made moving animation performances in space. She is interested in making art in virtual reality and is currently working on a documentary.
Manu Weiss, XR Creative Director, curator (CH)
After a degree in design and animation, Manu worked in various positions in the field of audiovisual media as a director, animator, and compositor for animated shorts, video mapping, commercials, games and feature films. With the new era of augmented and virtual reality, multiple curated immersive media exhibitions followed. Manu is an avid advocate for new technologies, art, animation and storytelling.