Yann M. Zajck
Yann, is an Italian Interactive Media Artist and Producer. His background ranges from Biomedical Engineering to Set Design and Performing Arts, he also obtained a Master degree in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media at UPF University. Yann is passionate for what concerns the intersection between art, science and speculative futures. He has been collaborating as Artistic Director and Medialab Manager at MediaEstruch, a public Art Factory in Sabadell. About his artistic research, Yann is identified in certain measures with the values of the hacker culture. He follows a lifestyle in which independent research, continuous learning and personal growth have more priority than the values passed by the consumption society. His production is wide in terms of media implemented, also he considers the practice of research in its broadest sense, collaborating with projects of contemporary artistic experimentation, as well as, facilitating maker spaces and community-based creation of knowledge.