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Telling Stories Through Art and Technology

Telling Stories Through Art and Technology

Hey there,

I’m Balam, a New Media Artist who thrives on creating immersive artworks that push the boundaries of the art world. I code and develop hardware specifically for my projects, turning them into multi-sensory feasts!

My passion lies in conceiving interactive experiences, both for the commercial world and the artistic sphere.

Intrigued by the idea of blurring the lines between reality and experience through interactive art? Let’s chat!

Biography

Balam, a seminal figure in new media art, interrogates the evolving human experience in the digital age through immersive installations. Driven by a fascination with the human-machine connection, Balam’s work has graced prestigious venues worldwide, including the New Zealand Art Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and El Museo del Barrio. Balam’s interactive creations, characterized by a dynamic interplay of light, sound, and responsive design, dismantle established narratives and challenge viewers to confront the complexities of our interconnected world.

Balam’s artistic exploration has garnered significant recognition. He has been awarded six Editor’s Choice awards and a Best in Class distinction at the World Maker Faire, and received official recognition from the Hartford City Council for his positive regional impact. In 2009, Balam was bestowed with the prestigious Latino de Oro Award for Arts & Culture, solidifying his contribution to the artistic landscape.

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Hartford, CT USA