Artistic CV

ISABELLE DUVERGER
Animator and Video-Mapper
New York – Paris

Isabelle Duverger is an award winning New York based French animator, illustrator and video-mapper working in the US and Europe. She has been collaborating with Laia Cabrera on the creation of site-specific video installations and multimedia shows. She is a three-time NYIT nominee for Outstanding Innovative Video and Projection Design. She has performed in renowned venues such as Times Square Plaza, St John the Divine Cathedral, New York, Nuit Blanche Washington DC, Tempietto Di Bramante, Rome, Italy among others. www.isabelleduverger.com

ANIMATIONS

2018    DISTANCE TO THE MOON Short Animated Film, France/USA, text by Italo Calvino
2018    THE SUBLIME CONNECTION (Videoart Short Fim) co-created with Laia Cabrera, presented at the Hamptons Jewelry Show
2017    HOW WE WORK (Short Animated Fim) for the Center for Popular Democracy
2017    TAKSU (court-métrage documentaire) co-created with Laia Cabrera, presented at Vogue
2016    SINCRONIZADA by Mar Gomez Glez, Teatro Del Canal, Madrid, Spain - Finalist of Talent Madrid 2016 Festival
2016    STOP THE HANGRY (Animation) Beefsteak – Food Inc
2015    VEGETABLE UNLEASHED (Animation) Beefsteak – Food Inc
2015    KAVLI HUMAN PROJECT (Short Documentary) New York, Boston, Washington DC, funded by the Kavli foundation and New York
            University
2015    I AM (Short Documentary), on Alexandra Mor, Jewelry Design. Featured in Vogue JewelryTelly Awards 2016
2014    SHINNY API (Animation) New York eHealth Collaborative, Campaign For The State Of New York
2014    CUSP IS HERE (Short Documentary) New York University Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York
2013    AN ECOSYSTEM TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE THROUGH TECHNOLOGY (Animation) New York eHealth Collaborative,
            Campaign For The State Of New York. Telly Awards 2014
2013    PATIENT PORTAL FOR NEW YORKER (Animation) New York eHealth Collaborative, Campaign For The State Of New York
            Communicator Award 2013
2013    UNTITLED MIND (Video-Dance Piece) With Catherine Correa And Choreographer Alexander Proia.
            Presented at Art All Night DC 2013     
2012    HOW SHINNY MAKES LIFE BETTER (Animation) New York eHealth Collaborative, Campaign For The State Of New York.
            AVA Digital Awards 2013 and Telly Awards 2013
2012    GARDEN OF DELIGHTS (Multimedia Theater Play) Theater For The New City, New York  - Nominated For The New York
            Innovative Theater Awards 2013
2012    LANDSCAPES OF THE SOUL (Video Installation Concert) Performed At La Mama Theater, New York
2013    WHITE ALLIGATOR (Feature Film) Opening And Closing Credits Animation
            Golden Door International Film Festival, International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival,
            Bled Film Festival, The Art of Bklyn Film Festival
2011    ALL I WANNA DO (Music Video) Song by Erica Glyn From Album “Static”
2011    ROAD TO HAPPINESS (Theater Play) Presented At The Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
2010    SHIFTING GAZE (Short Film) – Spain Art Fest 2010, Times Square Plaza Region Zero Festival, King Juan Carlos I Of Spain Center
            Of New York University, Centro Metropolitano de Diseño. Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Vigo, Spain, Centro de
            Iniciativas Culturales, Sevilla, Spain, Contemporary Art Gallery Canary Islands Government, El Tragaluz Digital. Santa Cruz de
            Tenerife, Spain, Festival Close Up, Cuale Cultural Center, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico,
            Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, DC, USA
2010    MAPPING MÖBIUS (Theater Play), Performed At La Mama Theater, NYC
2009    WALK-PASA-BOUGE (Silk-Video-Sound-Animation Performance) with Laia Cabrera And Cia Lorrojo At Monkey Town, Brooklyn -
            Pianos, LES - Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, And Glasslands Gallery, Brooklyn, NYC.
2009    UNTIL THERE (Sound-Video Tour-Performance) With Laia Cabrera And For Feather At The Subway (Cincinnati) And THE Waterloo
            (Cleveland), Ohio And At Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NYC
2009    IS THERE AN EDGE OF BELIEF (Film Installation) By Laia Cabrera, Jaen Femenino Festival, Spain
2009    WALK (Silk-Sound-Video-Drawings Performance) with Laia Cabrera And Cia Lorrojo Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NYC
2008    EL ULTIMO VIAJE, LA CUCARACHETA MATUNA, THE DANCE, OPERACION GALLO ROJO (Theater Plays)
            Festival Inspiracion, Julia de Burgos Cultural Center, NYC
2008    LA JAULA BAJO EL TRAPO (Multimedia Theater Play) King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, New York
2008    FOR FEATHER (Visual Concert) At BAM CAFE, Brooklyn - New York
2008    GRACE HOTEL (Video Installation) Fashion Week Press Party, New York

PROJECTION DESIGN – VIDEO MAPPING

2018    THE NOW Public Art Interactive LED Wall Installation, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Square, New York (Largest Interactive Art
            Wall in New York). Created by Isabelle Duverger and Laia Cabrera, Interactivity by NoirFlux, Curated by Coolture New York
2018    PROLOGUE Multimedia Theater Play written and directed by Maria Litvan, at the Jersey City Theater Center, NJ
2018    SELF ON THE SHELF Immersive Interactive Site-Specific Video and Sound Installation, Selected at the Spring/Break Art Show (Part
            of the Armory Arts Week), Times Square, New York. Created by Isabelle Duverger and Laia Cabrera, Interactivity by Nicola
            Carpegianni, Curated by Christine Miele
2017    DRAGONS BOOKS AND ROSES Projection Mapping for St Jordi New York Festival, Deutsches Haus at NYU, University Place,
            New York City, NY Commissioned by the Farragut Fund for Catalan Culture
2016    MADRID WORLD PRIDE Triptych Video Installation commissioned by the city of Madrid, White Box Gallery, SoHo, New York
2016    AIRE: VISUAL CONCERT FOR NOMADS Site-Specific Visual Concert and Projection Design, Underwear Factory, Poughkeepsie,
            Hudson Valley New York, as a large scale 5000 sq/ft visual concert performed live with an ensemble orchestra and sponsored by
            Art Mid Hudson, NYSCA. Created by Laia Cabrera (Film Direction), Javier Moreno Sanchez (Music Direction) and Isabelle Duverger
            (Video Mapping, Animations)
2016    NATYASHASTRA dance piece by Viji Rao at the JCC Auditorium at the KleinLife Center, Philadelphia, PA with the support of the
            National Endowment for the Arts and the Knight Foundation
2016    LA NOCHE FROM SPAIN Video mapped Installation, Institute Cervantes, NewYork with Javier Moreno (production), Laia Cabrera
            (Visual Direction) and Isabelle Duverger (Video Mapping, Animations)
2015    SHIFTING GAZE @ GLOW Film-Art-Music installation conceived and directed by Laia Cabrera, Music by Erica Glyn, Animations and
            Mapping by Isabelle Duverger, Georgetown Glow Festival, Washington DC projected on the main Wall of the Georgetown Canal as
            a large site-specific immersive video mapped installation and commission by the Georgetown Business improvement District (BID)
            and the Spanish Embassy in DC.
2015    EMILIE multimedia play by Radegund Hain, produced by Stephanie Schmiderer and Markus Hirnigel and presented at the Theater
            For the New City, NYC with support of the Austrian Cultural Forum
2015    AIRE VISUAL CONCERT FOR NOMADS Site-Specific Visual Concert and Projection Design, Art All Night, Washington DC, projected
            at the Neoclassical building of the Bank of America as a large scale visual concert performed live with an ensemble orchestra and
            sponsored by the DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities, DC.
2015    THE GARDEN PARTY Video mapped Installation, Institute Cervantes, New York in collaboration with Javier Moreno (production)
            and Laia Cabrera (Visuals)
2015    RONENSBOURGH by Beatriz Cabur, a Multimedia Theater Play by AENY presented at IATI theater, NYC.
2015    NIGHT by Charles Mee, a Multimedia Theater Play by The New Stage Theater Company presented at the Theater For the New City,
            NYC. New York Innovative Theater Award nominee for Outstanding Innovative design (Projection Design, Visuals and
            Animations), New York Innovative Theater Award winner for Outstanding Performance Art Production
2015    THE SUPREME PRICE: AN EVENING WITH HAFSAT ABIOLA Video Installation Soho, New York City. Hafsat Abiola, Nigerian
            human rights, civil rights and democracy activist, and the founder of KIND, a not-for-profit organization focusing primarily on Nigeria
2015    DOLLARS FOR THIEVES Indoor/Outdoor Video Installation. Music by Erica Glyn. Matt Torrey's, Williamsburg, New York
2014    CITY IN MOTION Video mapped Installation commissioned by Reebok, White Box Gallery, SoHo, New York in collaboration with
            Javier Moreno (production) and Isabelle Duverger (Video Mapping, Animations)
2014    AIRE Video Installation Performance Concert, Tempietto Di Bramante – Rome, Italy with Laia Cabrera (Film Direction), Javier Moreno
            (Music Direction), Isabelle Duverger (Video Mapping), Isabel Cadenas (Poetry) and Lucia Miranda (Stage Management)
2014    COSMICOMICS Multimedia Theater Play inspired by Italo Calvino, with The New Stage Theater Company presented at
            Dixon Place, NYC. New York Innovative Theater Award nominee for Outstanding Innovative design (Projection Design,
            Visuals and Animations)
2013    PROLOGUE  Multimedia Theater Play directed by Maria Litvan presented at the Center of Performance Research
2013    UNTITLED MIND Indoor and Outdoor Video and sound installation with mapping in collaboration with Isabelle Duverger,
            Wonderbread Factory, Nuit Blanche, Washington DC
2013    BON BAGAY: ART AUCTION AND CHARITY EVENT FOR HAITI Mixed media projection and mapping, Raw Space, Harlem,
            New York.
2013    PIKOLINOS POP-UP STORE Video Installation Mapping Meatpacking District, NYC,
            listed as the 10 best designed stores in the world
2013    MAASAI PROJECT Video mapped sound installation/lab/exhibit about the Maasai women in Kenya, commissioned by Pikolinos,
            Pop up Store-NY Chelsea, New York
2012    GARDEN OF DELIGHTS Multimedia Theater Play written by Fernando Arrabal, by The New Stage Theater Company
            presented at The Theater for the New City, NYC. New York Innovative Theater Award nominee for Outstanding
            Innovative design
(Projection Design, Visuals and Animations)
2012    LANDSCAPE OF THE SOUL multimedia visual concert with 17 video mapped screens with world-percussionist multi-instrumentalist
            Nacho Arimany. La Mama, NYC
2011    RESONNANT STREAMS: AN ANCIENT CALL" (large site-specific visual installation performance) in collaboration with LiquidBody
            Dance Company. “The Value of Water” series at the Cathedral Saint John The Devine in New York, November 2011
2011    THE ROAD TO HAPPINESS Multimedia Theater Play. Presented March 16-18 at the Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
2011    SHIFTING GAZE Video Installation Performance, presented in Region Zero Festival, King Juan Carlos I Of Spain Center Of
            New York University, New York
2010    CLAIM YOUR PLACE (Video-Installation-Performance) Conceived and directed by Laia Cabrera and Nuria Legarda. Performed at
            Centro Español NYC, New York, NY, May 2010. Tournefeuille Festival Les Nuits Euphoriques, France, June 2010. Festival New
            Tendencies Terrassa (TNT), Spain. September 2010. Festival Cos Reus, Spain, October 2010. Project commissioned by Topia Arts
            Center, CAER and CAET with funding from Consell Nacional de la Cultura I de les Arts (CONCA), Catalunya, Spain
2010    MAPPING MÖBIUS Multimedia theater play by New Stage Theater Company, presented at La Mama Theater, NYC
2009    WALK-PASA-BOUGE Silk-Video-Sound-Animation Performance with Laia Cabrera And Cia Lorrojo At Monkey Town, Brooklyn -
            Pianos, LES - Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, And Glasslands Gallery, Brooklyn, NYC.
2009    PLAYING EQUALITY Multimedia Dance-theater Produced and performed by Puy Navarro & Francisco Reyes. Commissioned by the
            Generalitat Valenciana, for the International Universities Forum 2009 and the Valencian Foundation for Human Rights. International
            University Forum on "Poverty Eradication: A Challenge for Universities Worldwide", Boricua College of the City University of New
            York, 2009. Festival Internacional de Teatro Social 'ReACT'" sponsored by the Fundación por la Justicia, Valencia, Spain, 2010
2009    WALK (Silk-Sound-Video-Drawings Performance) with Laia Cabrera And Cia Lorrojo Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NYC
2008    LA JAULA BAJO EL TRAPO Multimedia theater play Video Art by Laia Cabrera, performed at the Festival Teatro Vivo, King Juan
            Carlos Center, NYU

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2018    Spring Break Art Show 2018 final Selection
2017    Farragut Fund for Catalan Culture in the U.S. Grant
2016    Talent Madrid 2016 Finalist
2016    Telly Awards 2016 Silver Winner for Best Direction (Highest Distinction)
2015    New York Innovative Theater Award Winner for "Night" Outstanding Performance Art Production
2015    New York Innovative Theater Award Nominee for "Night" Outstanding Innovative Design
2014    New York Innovative Theater Award Nominee for "Cosmicomics" Outstanding Innovative Design
2014    Telly Awards 2014 Bronze Winner for Best Art Direction
2013    New York Innovative Theater Award Nominee for "Garden of Delights" Outstanding Innovative Design
2013    Telly Awards 2013 Silver Winner for Best Documentary
2013    Telly Awards 2013 Silver Winner for Best Animation
2013    AVA Digital Awards 2013 Platinum Winner Best video Animation and Best Creativity
2013    AVA Digital Awards 2013 Gold Winner Best Documentary
2010    Residency in Topia Arts New York, USA, May - June 2010

EDUCATION

2004-2006       Master in Business Administration, Audencia Nantes Management School (France) specialization in Management of Cultural
                        Institutions) & Aarhus School of Business (Denmark) specialization in Marketing and Communication
2003-2004       Bachelor of sciences in Marketing and Sales, IUT Cergy St Christophe, France
2001-2003       2-year Associate Degree in Graphic Design, Estienne School of Art, Paris, France

 

 

 

 

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