[ISEA2018] Workshop: Cecilia Vilca, José-Carlos Mariátegui, Francesco Mariotti & Elisa Arca — Southern Identities Laboratory

Workshop Statement

ATA (Alta Tecnología Andina/High Andean Technology) is a non-governmental, non-profit, cultural organization. ATA was created in 1995 with the purpose of contributing to the formation of activators in all the fields of human activity that use technology as a main tool to develop and expand the frontiers of knowledge and to achieve the growth of research in an integrated form in society.

ata.org.pe

Facilitated by Cecilia Vilca

  • Cecilia Vilca holds a Master’s Degree in Digital Arts from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain and a Graphic Design Degree from School of Design Toulouse-Lautrec, Lima, Peru. She performs her artistic activity with technology in speech and materialization, and explores its relationship with gender, society and nature. Many of her projects are designed with public participation and interactivity in mind. She also has a deep commitment to the cultural heritage of her country, Peru. To that end, she founded and is in charge of PatriaLab, a division of MyAP (an electron microscopy laboratory) dedicated to developing these kinds of projects. ceciliavilca.com
  • José-Carlos Mariátegui, Peru, is director of ALTA
  • Francesco Mariotti, Switzerland/Peru mariotti.ch
  • Elisa Arca, Peru