Sergio Mora-Diaz


Sergio Mora-Diaz is a new media artist and architect from Santiago, Chile. His work focuses on the development of immersive experiences, installations and live performances through the use of interactive media, projections and light, exploring the relationship between physical spaces, digital technologies and human perception.

Sergio hold a masters from New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. His works have been exhibited internationally at different art spaces and festivals, such as Dance on Camera Festival at Lincoln Center 2015 in New York City, Art + Bits Festival 2015 in Katowice, Poland and Santiago a Mil International Festival 2018 and Küze Light Festival 2017 in Santiago, Chile. He has been invited to participate in Choreographic Coding Lab, a research project by the Forsythe Company, Virtual Reality Lab at the Samsung Global Innovation Center and a Technology Residency at Pioneer Works. He is currently creative director at Sinestesia LIE, a center for creative industries and innovation in Santiago, Chile, and professor at Creative Campus Universidad Andrés Bello, where he teaches and researches in the fields of new media and light art.

Sergio Mora-Diaz es artista y arquitecto de Santiago, Chile. Su trabajo se enfoca en el desarrollo de experiencias inmersivas, instalaciones lumínicas y performance en vivo mediante el uso de medios interactivos, proyecciones y luz, explorando las relaciones entre espacio físico, tecnologías digitales y la percepción humana.

Sergio es graduado de Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) en Tisch School of the Arts, New York University. Sus obras han sido exhibidas internacionalmente en diferentes espacios y festivales de arte, como el festival Dance on Camera de Lincoln Center 2015 en Nueva York, el festival Art + Bits 2015 en Katowice, Polonia, el festival Santiago a Mil 2018 y el festival Küzefest 2017 en Santiago de Chile. Ha sido invitado a participar de iniciativas como Choreographic Coding Lab, proyecto de investigación de the Forsythe Company, Virtual Reality Lab en Samsung Global Innovation Center y la Residencia en Tecnología en Pioneer Works. Actualmente es director creativo de Sinestesia LIE, espacio de innovación y creación para las industrias creativas, y profesor en el Campus Creativo de la Universidad Andrés Bello, donde enseña e investiga en torno a nuevos medios y arte lumínico.


2016 MPS Interactive Telecommunications Program, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY
2009 Bachelor and Professional Degree in Architecture, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Fellowships and Residencies
2017 Palm Theater Residency with Ballet Collective, Telluride, CO
2017 Pioneer Works Tech Residency with Team Aether, Brooklyn, NY

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2018 – Sound of the Future, Boiler Room / BudX, Teatro Italia, Santiago, Chile
2018 – Ecotono, Galería Aura for Galería Piloto, Concepción, Chile
2018 – Void, Festival Internacional Santiago a Mil, GAM, Santiago, Chile
2017 – Aether, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY
2017 – Void, Espacio Diana, Santiago, Chile
2017 – Torn, SXSW, Austin, TX
2017 – Aether, Dance on Camera Festival, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
2016 – Aether, Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, NJ
2016 – Aether, World Maker Faire, New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY
2016 – Torn, Artificial Retirement, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
2016 – Resonance, Expanded Cinema, Made in NY Media Center Center by IFP, Brooklyn, NY
2016 – Flavors, Museum of Ice Cream, Meatpacking, New York, NY
2016 – Aether, National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY
2016 – Liminal Space, Tisch School of the Arts NYU, New York, NY
2016 – Humana, 4 / 8 / 16, XY Atelier, New York, NY
2015 – Resonance, Big Screens, InterActiveCorp’s Headquarters Building, New York, NY
2015 – Aether, Bodies in Motion, Media and Games Network NYU, New York, NY
2015 – Inkahoots, Samsung VR Lab, Samsung Galaxy Studio SoHo, New York, NY
2015 – Transient Body, Video Screening Session, Art+bits Festival, Katowice, Poland
2015 – Aquarium, World Maker Faire, New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY
2015 – Void, Livestream Public HQ, Frieze Art Week, Brooklyn, NY
2015 – Rituals, Drawing on Everything, Museum of the Moving Image, Queens, NY
2015 – Torn, Tisch Dance and New Media Festival, Tisch School of the Arts NYU, New York, NY
2014 – Transient Body, Proyecto Cilindro, Factoria Italia, Santiago, Chile
2013 – Memories of the Body, Museum of Memory and Human Rights, Santiago, Chile