ENTER DIGITOPIA | Lecturers
| | | ANNA BROERMANN currently lives and works in Berlin as a freelance photographer and visual artists as well as picture editor at the Agence France-Press (AFP). After studying fine arts at the Art Academy Utrecht, graduated she in 2004 at BTK Berlin as a graphic designer. As such she worked at an advertising agency in cross-over arts in Bologna, Italy, as a freelance graphic designer and picture editor in Business News, Tagesspiegel Online, news portal zommer.de and as a freelancer and media designer at arttransponder, project space for art. In 2007 she studied for web designer at Cimdata Berlin and from 2007 to 2010 she studied photography at the International Academy of Photography in Berlin (IAPH)
| | | ALEX FERRATÃ‰ Born in Barcelona, working as a freelance photographer and as a media and online media designer, cinematographer and post-producer.
Ferraté worked as a freelance journalist and photographer based in Spain for the magazines Metal.li -KO and Reptile Zine and as a radio presenter at Radio Dj Club'86 . With an education for camera and television director, he gained experience as video-journalist and cameraman for news broadcasting at TelevisiÃ³ de MatarÃ³. He was further educated in analog and digital post production at Josep Maria Jordana at the IDEP, Institut Superior de Disseny i Escola de la Imatge de Barcelona. As freelance video journalist , he worked for BTV Barcelona TelevisiÃ³ , did the post-production for the city news and took interviews for the thematic evening broadcast La Nit ( The Night). He was also a technical assistant for Imagen Grua Kransysteme for the live broadcasting on Canal + Sports.
Alex Ferraté lives and works in Berlin since 1999 , and worked among others at the Berlin Biennale , KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Documentary Festival Visions du Reel, Bread & Butter, SAT.1, RON ORP media magazine and newsletter, In and Around Media Workshop and Mundo Latino TV. He collaborated in various artistic projects as a cinematographer, photographer and lighting technician and organizes music events.
| | | MARIEL POPPE lives and works in Berlin as a freelance sculptor with specialization in installations, drawing and photography.
In 1998 she finished her studies, graduating as a master student of Prof. Lothar Baumgarten at the Academy of Arts in Berlin . In 1989-90 she studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts de Dijon , France and at Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz with a focus in painting. Within her artistic work Mariel Poppe is also active in various collectives such as the artist group Mazuma , which art projects are among other things dedicated to artistic projects with young people, architecture and participatory art. She is a member of Produzentengalerie Scotty Enterprises in Berlin, where she has worked as a visual artist as well as a co-curator.
In the field of media design Mariel Poppe has completed additional training in InDesign in 2010 at 21 bits, as well as cimdata.de / Academy of Digital Media in 2004 . Within her artistic work, she devoted herself to date a variety of printed materials and documentary publications.In 2010, she was next to her artistic career as head of the media workshop and lecturer for InDesign and Photoshop eV courses at Colabora active .
| | | MARISA BATISTA CARDOSO Marisa Batista Cardoso finished her Master of Arts in Visual Arts in 2006 and a Bachelor of Arts in Sculpture in 2004 at the Escola Superior de Artes e Design in Caldas de Rainha, Portugal. She also took a professional course in Industrial Design Level III. In the past she worked as a production manager for Festival Monstra Lisbon and as a production assistant for PuppenHaus Cultural Association. In addition to this she has been a primary school teacher and she coordinated workshops for children at the National Museum of Ethnology, Lisbon. She took workshops in creative writing, writing for children, sound effects and traditional animation. Since 2010 she works as a team leader at MT Performance GmbH, where she is responsible for managing a team to run more than 100 Brazilian websites in fashion and lifestyle. She is an expert in the field of online content production with extensive expertise in SEO (Search Engine Optimization).
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