Photo credit: Carlos Funn from Funn Foto

The Living Lakes is a collaborative dance-theatre performance by Anita Gonzalez and Joel Valentin-Martinez about Black/Native/Latino migrations along the Midwestern Great Lakes, with music from composer Jonathan Girling. During the production's Michigan residency, I worked with video artist Will Simpson to design both procedural and recorded video for projection onto the performers and backdrop.

Role: Contributing Video Artist / Programmer


  • Collaborated with The Living Lakes team on six performance pieces during one week of intensive workshopping.
  • Designed the projection setup and created visual content for the performance in collaboration with video artist Will Simpson.
  • Programmed and performed video sequences in TouchDesigner and Resolume.

Date: 2017