Jorge Lopes Ramos is a London-based artist, curator and producer working in the intersection between art, technology and games. Co-founder and director of East London venue G.A.S. Station (Games and Arts Stratford) and theatre/digital arts company ZU-UK (Brazil/UK), Jorge also works as Senior Lecturer at University of East London since 2009. His artistic work has won awards and nominations in the fields of immersive theatre, hybrid art and technology. His most acclaimed project, Hotel Medea is considered a pioneer in the field of Immersive Theatre. Jorge’s work has also been presented by Hayward Gallery, FACT Liverpool and LIFT Festival. Jorge has coached artists in over 10 countries since 2006, published on immersive theatre, programmed live and digital festivals, created an interactive digital performance for the Olympics in 2012, World Cup 2014 and a new public artwork for the Olympic Park in 2015.
Performance, new media