Gabriela Arp is an independent director and VR creator who is passionate about visual media, new technology and immersive projects that strengthen the human connection. 

Gabriela has produced short films, exhibits and interactive experiences for news organizations, non-profits, cultural spaces and commercial clients. Some of her clients include New York Times, Blue Chalk Media, CNN International, Univision, International Rescue Committee, the United Nations, The New Museum, LACMA, Sony, Canon, and JetBlue. 

Her most recent virtual reality film, Meeting a Monster, exploring the memories and motivations of former white supremacist Angela King, premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. It has also been shown at Cannes NEXT and the Sheffield Doc Fest. 

She recently received a Master's in Visual Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was a 2017 Knight Fellow with the Sundance Institute and chosen as a participant in the 2018 Oculus VR for Good Creators Lab. 

Send her a note at arp.gabriela@gmail.com if you're interested in starting a new project, collaborating, sharing a cup of coffee.