Earlier in the year, Nelly presented at Sonar +D festival and has been featured in the highlight summary of Sonar +D 2018!
Sónar+D is an international congress that explores how creativity is changing our present and imagining new futures, in collaboration with researchers, innovators and business leaders. Since 2013, this antidisciplinary meeting gathers in Barcelona leading artists, creative technologists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, thinkers, scientists, entrepreneurs, makers and hackers to participate in a carefully commissioned program with the aim at inspiration and networking.
Over the past 5 years, Sonar +D has had a huge variety of creative minds to explore new futures.
Participants in the first five years of the event include names like Björk, Brian Eno, Bruce Sterling, Skrillex, Matthew Herbert, Susan Rogers, Gene Kogan, Zach Lieberman, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Carsten Nicolai (Alva Noto), Yancey Strickler (Kickstarter), Google Artists and Machine Intelligence, Google Magenta, Kate Crawford, Aaron Koblin, Chris Milk, Jean Michel Jarre, James Murphy, David Cuartielles (Arduino), littleBits, School for Poetic Computation, Mozilla Foundation, United Nations VR, ustwo games (Monument Valley), United Visual Artists, Daito Manabe, Spotify, Microsoft Research, Vimeo and many others. Scientific Research institutions like NASA, Barcelona Supercomputing Center, ALMA Astronomical Observatory, The Long Now Foundation and universities such as MTG (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Royal College of Art, Queen Mary University of London, IED or La Salle have chosen Sónar+D to showcase their projects.