Luisa Pereira is an musician, engineer, and designer based in Brooklyn.

Her interactive music projects have been shown internationally ––venues include the Museum of Contemporary Art in Santiago de Chile, the Loop Summit in Berlin, and the New Museum's art and technology incubator in New York City, where she was an inaugural member.

As a designer and engineer, Pereira builds interactive and generative systems in collaboration with artists, brands, and production studios. Her work spans across concept development, interaction design, software engineering and hardware prototyping, and clients include Pandora, Samsung, and Google Creative Lab.

As an educator, she has developed creative computation curricula and materials for the NYC Department of Education and the Processing Foundation. She is a faculty member of NYU Tisch's ITP, and has also taught at the School of Visual Arts, the School for Poetic Computation and the Interactive Media Arts program at NYU Shanghai.

EXHIBITIONS

2016
The Harmonic Series
Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires
The Counterpointer
Berlin
New York City, NY
Moogfest, Modular Marketplace
Durham, North Carolina
The Harmonic Series
Santiago de Chile
2015
Santiago de Chile
TWSS
New York City, NY
2014
TWSS
New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME)
London
Tríada
Noviembre Electrónico,
Centro Cultural San Martín
Buenos Aires
The Harmonic Series
Brooklyn, NY
Buenos Aires
Festival Internacional de Linguagens Eletrônicas (FILE)
São Paulo
Strings
Google Adwords Performance Forum
Half Moon Bay, California
Santiago de Chile
2013
Strings
Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn, NY

TALKS

2016
Panelist
Berlin
Speaker
Durham, NC
Panelist
Durham, NC
2015
Physical interfaces for playing with harmony
Speaker
NYC, NY

TEACHING

Workshop Leader
Durham, NC
Thesis Reviewer
NYC, NY
2015
Instructor
Berlin
2014
Adjunct Faculty
NYC, NY

AWARDS

2016
Processing Foundation Fellowship
2015
Mention at Bienal Kosice, Buenos Aires
2014
Interactive Awards finalist, South by Southwest (SXSW)
2013 - 2014
Research Fellowship, ITP, NYU
2011 - 2013
Tisch School of the Arts Dean’s Fellowship, ITP Departmental Fellowship

EDUCATION

2013
MPS, Interactive Telecommunications Program, New York University
2007
Ingeniera en Sistemas Informáticos, Universidad Ort Uruguay
(equivalent to a BS in Computer Science and Software Engineering in the US)