Creator, producer, curator and designer, Marcello Dantas is a key figure for the convergence of art and technology in Brazil. With studies of diplomacy, History of Art and Film and Television, Dantas has been curator of worldwide recognized artists like Bill Viola, Gary Hill, Jenny Holzer, Anish Kapoor and Shirin Neshat.
As an artist, he has elaborated remebered exhibitions like Light Years (100 years of cinema) and CineCaverna (A travel through brazilian Pre-history). As a producer, Dantas has been involved in operas by Peter Greenaway and La Fura dels Baus.
In 1990, he created Magnetoscopio, his production company for films and cultural events, specialized in the convergence of art, history and technology.