Nefeli Dimtiriadi (PhD)- Managing Director – Executive Producer
Nefeli Dimitriadi (www.nefelidimitriadi.com) (PhD in Art and Technology & Master’s Degree DEA in Visual Arts, University of Paris 8, Diploma in Fine Arts, School of Fine Arts, University of Aristotle of Thessaloniki) has professional experience as Producer- Director in global Audiovisual Productions, collaborating with teams in Europe, US, Australia and Asia (more than 200 international broadcast videos successfully produced for company clients based in Los Angeles and the Netherlands), as well in Virtual Reality and 3D games productions, (“VR Cyclades“, VR project “Planescapes”, “Enter NEKYIA” Game) enhanced by her five years experience as Adjunct Professor in Multimedia Laboratory of Athens School of Fine Arts & “Art and Virtual Reality” EU Master program between Athens School of Fine Arts and University of Paris 8, France, directing interactive 3D and multi-user VR games productions presented in exhibitions & festivals, chosen as demos by Oculus Rift & The Lumen Prize exhibition ( VR Oculus DK1 project, LumenPrize)
She has been the Coordinator of EU University Programs, delivered intensive programs (IP), seminars and lectures on real-time 3D virtual worlds at Ecole d’Architecture Paris Malaquais, University of Paris 8, Athens School of Fine Arts and Department of Informatics of the Technological Educational Institute of Athens. She has also worked in multimedia research programs (e.g. VALab Virtual Artistic Laboratory, real-time 3D multi-user artistic education platform, Athens School of Fine Arts Tele-education program and others) as well as Project Manager at STRATIS Ltd., Athens, Greece.
Her academic research and artistic production focused on real-time 3D, virtual worlds has been presented in important international exhibitions, festivals & conferences (IEEE VR Conference 2015 France, Computational Aesthetics Art exhibition & conference 2010 British Computer Society, 7th IEEE ICALT 2007 Japan, 2004 Mediaterra International Art and Technology festival, 2003 Biennale of Young Artists in Mediterranean and others), and in 2016 she presented her Art-VR installation “PLANESCAPES” at Contemporary Art Center Ileana Tounta at a solo exhibition, as well as in “The Muses Project” exhibition in House of Cyprus and in Museum of Contemporary Art in Chania, Crete, in 2017.
Nikitas Bacharas – Artistic direction & 3D modeling
Nikitas Bacharas (Diploma of Sculpture of School of Fine Arts of Tinos and painting studies in Athens School of Fine Arts) is an established painter, sculptor & digital artist, whose artworks belong to the Frussiras Museum collection (Nikitas Bacharas) and other private collections in Greece & internationally with many important painting exhibitions in his CV (such as Alone, Alive exhibition at Mart gallery, Guerillas, and others). His knowledge and sensitivity to ancient Greek and byzantine culture and high level aesthetic values are transposed in the 3D virtual space in an innovative way (Art Directing of “VR Cyclades“, “Enter NEKYIA” game & game design of visual elements of NEKYIA).
Aris Vaggelis – Marketing & Communication
Aris Vaggelis (Diploma in Marketing of Technological Educational Institute of Athens) has professional experience in marketing and communications for STRATIS Ltd. and hasworked in various projects funded by European Union, such as “Green Business Innovation”, Woode 3, EUROPEAN NETWORK FOR VIRTUAL ENTERPRISES, AGRO-ENVIRONMENT, Techno-Environmental Platform and others.
NOUS VR Productions maintains a solid collaboration network composed by teams of talented developers, lead-programmers, game-developers, 3D artists, audio-engineers, composers, videographers and visual artists around the world.
NOUS VR CEO Nefeli Dimitriadi presenting her VR installation PLANESCAPES at House of Cyprus, Athens, 2017.
Visitors experiencing NOUS VR CEO Nefeli Dimitriadi’s VR installation PLANESCAPES at Ileanna Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens, 2016.
Photo by Petros Poulopoulos.
NOUS VR CEO Nefeli Dimitriadi speaking amongst distinguished speakers (CEO’s of Cisco, Accenture, H&M, MSD and FEAC Engineering), 2016, Astir Palace.
Visitor experiencing “VR Cyclades” by NOUS VR Productions, presented in “Alternative Tourism” Conference, 2017, Volos.
NOUS VR CEO Nefeli Dimitriadi experiencing her PLANESCAPES VR Installation at Ileanna Tounta Contemporary Art Center, 2016.