Jacob Niedzwiecki

Creative Technologist

Jacob Niedzwiecki is a choreographer, filmmaker, and creative technologist whose work fuses movement, media, and code into inventive new forms. His immersive app-based performance Jacqueries won the Vanguard Prize for Risk and Innovation at the 2014 SummerWorks festival, and has begun touring internationally with a recent US première in South Beach. He directed and produced the National Ballet of Canada’s four-hour segment of the 2014 World Ballet Day livestream, which saw over 350,000 viewers. His short films have been shown at festivals around the world, including Dance on Camera presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center. www.jacob-n.com