Emma López Hechem
Emma López Hechem is the Creative Director and partner behind AVA Animation & Visual Arts and specializes in Projection Design. Originally from Mexico, she started with a Bachelor degree on Information Design and graduated with honours from the Visual Effects for Cinema and Television postgraduate program at Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto, Canada. She has worked creating graphics and animation for renowned animation and post-production studios in Canada and abroad, among them E! Entertainment, Loop Media Inc., Enter the Picture, Tango Media Group and ETC Canada. Together with her partner Pedro Narvaez started AVA Animation and Visual Arts in 2010, pioneering the field of Architectural Projection Mapping for live events. Ever since they have created award winning works and installations for Mexico, Japan, Switzerland, Spain, United States, U.A.E., Lebanon, Armenia, Romania, Chile, Russia and Canada.