Alberto Echegaray Guevara (or Cayman) is a new media artist and entrepreneur from Argentina, he currently lives and works in San Francisco and in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
He is an emerging artist working in the fields of site-specific, immersive installations and parametric sculptures and his works explore ancient symbolism, monetary systems and the future of transactional platforms through creating a hybrid relationship between money, technology and universal codes.
The projects he produces are created to establish a point of balance between information overload , technology and human sensibility for the creation of collective consciousness. Creating a dialogue between nature and technology, a perfect combination of knowledge and intuition, science fiction and natural interactivity.
He has been awarded numerous honours, awards, residencies and has served as a guest lecturer. He is a frequent guest commentator on global media outlets like CNN, Univision, Voice of America, Al Jazeera and Telemundo, noted for his defines of human rights and democracy in Latin America. Alberto served as the Latin American Director of Ashoka, where he was in charge of projects related to topics such as human rights, the environment, health, social innovation and education in more than 40 countries.
He is currently the Director of Pascal Capital and a board member of Lydians Capital and Space AI (Silicon Valley and Israel HQ).
He holds a Masters in Policy Management (Georgetown University), Graduate of the Ecole Nationale d’Administration Paris, France and has a Management Diploma from Harvard University. He also holds a BA in International Relations from Westpoint and the Argentina’s Military Academy. He is a former cavalry officer in the Argentine army.