directed by d.sabela grimes, visual projections by meena, REDCAT, Los Angeles, July 2014, photo by steve gunther   

directed by d.sabela grimes, visual projections by meena, REDCAT, Los Angeles, July 2014, photo by steve gunther   

video artist / projection mapper / media designer / videographer

Meena creates multi-channel video installations that are responsive to live performance, spatial architecture, set design, and improvisational scores. Meena usually triggers images live, improvising with live performers and audience members. Meena has created video projection worlds for choreographers d. Sabela grimes, Marjani Forte-Saunders, taisha paggett, Sita Frederick, Nicole Klaymoon/Embodiment Project, D'Lo, Post Natyam Collective, and others. Meena has directed, co-directed, and shot films as an independent filmmaker, and/or cinematographer (credits include Sanaa, The Blue Corset, AdiSea, Puja Remixed, Deeqa’s Song, Trunk in Transit, Terre, Towards the Sun, Le chasseur du vent, Interval ). Currently, Meena is touring with d. Sabela grimes’ Electrogynous, and Marjani Forte-Saunders' Memoirs...of a Unicorn, always mapping and customizing projections depending on each new architecture. In addition, Meena is designing video art / projection mapping for Embodiment Project, as well as three new projects. Meena also continues to provide video documentation services for live events, dance performances, music concerts, theater venues etc.

visual excerpt from electrogynous remix. a collaboration between meena and d. sabela. october 2014.