Team

Agata Murasko

logistics director

Born in Vilnius, Lithuania, Agata recently completed her March Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture, on the exploration of temporal and the ‘strange’ spatial conditions through the use of film in the design process. While studying in Newcastle University, she has received Professor Douglas Wise Memorial Prize for Best Final Scheme Design Project as well as Trenwith Will Dissertation Prize for Outstanding BA Dissertation her final project was nominated for RIBA Presidents Bronze Medal. She has worked on large scale projects at FARRELLS in London and on small scale installations, performance sets and projects with Stasus, Punchdrunk and Skene Catling de la Pena.

Esther Jiménez Herráiz

competition director

Esther Jiménez Herráiz is a practitioner architect, critic and researcher. She is currently a PhD candidate in Architectural Design at The Bartlett School of Architecture, London and has taught in Schools including the Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid, School of Interior Architecture of Madrid and Istituto Europeo di Design.

Esther co-founded the firm spacethinking in 2004, being a partner for four years and completing a variety of designs across the fields of architecture, strategic design and branding.
She has lived and worked in Spain, the United States, Brazil, Mexico and the UK, having 20 years of professional experience working as a creative & designer.
She is part of the group of young Spanish architects FreshMadrid, formed in 2006, giving her work international exposure.

India Murphy

communications coordinator

India Murphy is an North American curator based in London. She was active as a youth organizer and activist in her native Chicago. She is currently seeking a BA in Culture, Criticism, and Curation at Central Saint Martins. India works with the University of the Arts London Curation Society as events coordinator, and serves as a member of the ICA student forum. She has an enduring interest in the digital humanities, with a focus on how online and offline spaces interact and influence each other.

Morgan Gabereau

Co-Producer

Writer, Producer and Programmer Morgan Gabereau has been involved in media creation, cultural festivals and strategic communications/public affairs for over 30 years. For the 40th anniversary of IMAX Corporation he curated and co-produced a retrospective of 25 70mm films. Clients have included major broadcasters, film studios and a variety of independent production companies, along with IBM Deep Computing, OECD, The Young President’s Organization and The Nature Conservancy.

The Architecture Film Festival London 2017 was also possible thanks to the help of dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers. Our most sincere thanks to:

Esther Jimenez Herraiz, Ignas Kazlauskas, Ioana Vierita, Jeta Daco, Katerina Katsimpra, Katerina Zacharopoulou, Claudia Fourtes, Svetla Popova, Alexandra Giovani, Mia Leontic, Ilia Stringari, Yiman Wang, Joshua Obichere, Rachel Dodd-Singer, Charlotte Evans, Jenniffer Salazar, Teodosia Dobriyanova, Venessa Yau & Teodosia Bosy