Curriculum Vitae

Jakob la Cour (b. 1982, Denmark) – Interaction Artist & Design Consultant


Selected highlights
2017: Random Magic, concept and performance

2017: Play Lab, concept and direction

2017: Huanlose, concept and virtual reality production

2016: Rannvá, virtual reality production

2016: Member of Independent Performing Artists Association and ASSITEJ Denmark

2016: Active Breaks at Public School, experience design and graphics

2016: Student at ‘Interactive storytelling in the digital age’ by Matt Adams from Blast Theory at Rialto:Theatre.

2014: Avatar Controller Maze, concept and direction

2013: Cube Battle, direction and game design

2013: Student at ‘Transmedia Storytelling’ by TransmediaNEXT in London and Transmedia Lab in Aarhus.

2012: Cybernetic Loop, direction and game design

2011: MA in game design and interaction, The Royal Danish Academy of Design

2011: Masque Society, concept and direction

2011: Dyranna, direction and game design

2010: Epiphany of Mr. Nielson, concept, direction and acting

2010: Desert Girls, game design

2010: The Passion Game, direction and game design

2010: Descended into Sheol, concept and direction

2009: The Dream Matrix, concept and acting

2008: BA in visual communication, The Royal Danish Academy of Design

2008: Creatio Ex Nihilo, concept and direction

2005: Founded Studio la Cour

2005: Pilgrim’s Progress, concept and acting

2004: The Mercy Games, acting


Studio la Cour
12 years of professional work through Studio la Cour within performing arts, visual design, new media and tech as an interactive director, experience artist and design consultant for clients such as Experimentarium, The Danish National School of Performing Arts, Zurich University of the Arts, The Municipality of Copenhagen and Copenhagen International Theatre. Over the years Jakob has engaged thousands of people in Denmark and internationally by producing, designing and directing exploration based interactive experiences.

Awards and honours
2010: Winner of PIXEL JAM, idea development competition for experts in game development, film, television, music and new media.

Funding
Jakob la Cour have been funded by Danish Arts Foundation, The Danish Film Institute, and The City of Copenhagen.


Interaction Artist. Owner Studio la Cour (est. 2005).
MA in game and interaction design and BA in visual communication from The Royal Danish Academy of Design.

Contact information
Jakob la Cour
Phone: +45 2186 2132
E-mail: info@jakoblacour.com
Vat no. (CVR): DK28072570
Birthyear: 1982, Denmark

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