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Rodrigo Ramirez Velasco is a graphic – web designer, musician and artist – programmer from Mexico and currently based in Montreal. He creates visual and sound rhythms by writing algorithms as thoughts, trajectories that come alive as frequencies and vibrations. He completed a degree in Graphic Design in Ecatepec, Mexico; and a Master of Visual Arts from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. He is currently a Master of Design student at Concordia University in the Department of Design and Computation Arts. His work is deeply inspired by poetry and music perceived as spiritual language, nuances that flow through guitar and singing to visual poetry and generative art. Ramírez has a deep interest in the accessibility of technology through open-source software projects, sharing with communities for knowledge becoming, as well as the reconnection, revitalization, and study of indigenous languages and knowledge.


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