Member since November 12, 2008

João Menezes is a sound and media artist, working at the intersection of sound, interaction and media. João has lead workshops and presentations at festivals, universities and conferences, such as: Code Control Festival, Get Set Art Festival, Semibreve Festival, London College of Communication - University of the Arts London, Faculty of Engineering as well as the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto, Leicester College, Artech - International Conference on Digital Arts, and the xCoAx Conference, among others. Born in 1989 in a small Portuguese town, he graduated with a degree in electronic music and musical production. In 2012, he earned his MSc in Interactive Music and Sound Design with high distinction from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto. From 2010 to 2014 João was an active member of the Digitópia Collective at the Casa da Música Foundation, Porto. Now, João is the Global Academic Fellow of the Music Department at the New York University Abu Dhabi, where he focuses on teaching and advising students, as well as preparing and managing course related activities.