Carolina Heredia's PhD dissertation at the University of Michigan, entitled Ausencias/Ausências/Absences, takes its artistic impetus from the last writings of three South American poets who took their own lives: Violeta Parra (1917-1967) from Chile, Alfonsina Storni (1892-1938) from Argentina and Ana Cristina Cesar (1952-1983) from Brazil.
Role: Artist / Interactive Engineer / Technical Lead
- Collaborated with composer Carolina Heredia and choreographer Sandra M. Torijano to create an interactive dance floor that would respond to the string quartet and dancers.
- Created visual content for the performance with video contributions from Katelyn Johnson.
- Developed media server software and Kinect-based tracking system using TouchDesigner.