Manu is a producer with 15+ years of experience in the creative industry. Originally from Montreal, he started his career in the recording industry, but quickly branched out in favor of collaborations and productions in contemporary dance, VR, immersive shows, interactive digital art for public spaces, entertainment, branded architectural spaces and exhibitions. These various projects led him to collaborate with renowned clients such as Cirque du Soleil, Moment Factory, National Film Board, the NY Rangers and Disney to name a few.
He now lives in New York City and leads the US development for TKNL, a holistic multidisciplinary studio that designs unique experiences that broaden the mind.
My super power is
I am a creative enabler. I talk and listen equally.
I'm looking for
Trends. Art. Ideas. Partnerships. Collaborations. Conversations.
What I love about experience design
I love: 🎬 ‘In the Mood for Love’ by Wong Kar Wai. 🎶 ‘Remain in Light’ by Talking Heads. 📚 One Hundred Years of Solitude’ by Gabriel Garcia Márquez. 🐶 Dogs of all breeds. 🍹 A well-crafted Boulevardier. I believe in: 🔍 The 5 Ws. 🎨 Creative integrity. 🌟 Being curious. 📢 Being accountable. ❤️ Being human. 🤝 Collaboration.
Best piece of advice I've ever heard
Call “BS”. Be transparent.
Branded Environments, Digital Experiences, Exhibition, Public Installation
Brand, Destination Experiences, Digital, Exhibition, Interactive, Interpretive
Cultural, Entertainment, Museums, Recreation, Retail, Visitor Centers