Self potrait

Filmmaker, photographer and sound engineer

Sebastian Avila is an interdisciplinary artist born in Bogot√°, Colombian based in Australia since 2009. He graduated from a Bachelor of film and photography in 2007 in Colombia and Bachelor of sound engineering in 2015 in Melbourne. His work involves from traditional film and audio production to new forms such as video projection or sound installation. Avila is fascinated by the beauty of interaction between sound and image.

His most relevant work in video projection has been screened at Federation square, Sydney Myer Music Bowl, Gertrude street light festival, Frankston Arts Centre, and ABC Southbank Centre. In the last years, he has been part of performances for musicians, art installation and stage performances on a wide range of venues in suburbs around Melbourne. Also has created audiovisual work such as music, corporate videos and documentary videos for artists and organizations in Melbourne.

Currently still working actively in photography, video production, video projections for different events and developing his personal work based on the interaction between sound and visuals.