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IMG_9766Leandro Mendes – VIGAS é um artista multimídia brasileiro com obras que transitam entre projeções de grande escala, instalações lumínicas, produção sonora, projeções 360º e performance ao vivo, seus projetos em public art  destacam-se pela estética orgânica trabalhando a imersão do espectador como ponto de partida a experiências únicas. Em sua trajetória conta com apresentações em festivais como Amsterdam Light Festival – Amsterdã (Holanda), SP Urban Digital Festival – São Paulo (Brasil), Circle of Light Moscou (Rússia), Athens Digital Art Festival – Atenas (Grécia), SAT Festival Montreal, Sónar Festival de Barcelona (Espanha) e Mutek Buenos Aires (Argentina).

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Leandro Mendes – VIGAS is a Brazilian multimedia artist with works that large-scale projections, light installations, 360º projections and live performance, his projects in public art organic esthetics working the immersion of the viewer as starting point to unique experiences. The artist began his research in multimedia performances at the university in 2003. In July 2012, champion of the international tournament of VJs, Videozone held in Poland. Conquered the 1st place in 4 editions of the competition VJ TORNA International, held in Mexico, Italy, South Africa and Turkey. Recently it was awarded in the category “video mapping modern “at the Circle of Light Moscow festival in Russia. It is dedicated to projects of mapping, audiovisual performances and light sculptures. In its trajectory it counts on presentations in festivals like Amsterdam Light Festival – Amsterdam (Netherlands), SP Urban Digital Festival – São Paulo (Brazil), Circle of Light Moscow (Russia), Athens Digital Art Festival – Athens (Greece), SAT Festival Montreal, Sónar Festival de Barcelona (Spain) and Mutek Buenos Aires (Argentina)