Mattias Kraemer is a Halcyon Fellow from the 2016 Studios Program. His work, ‘A.L.I.V.E.’ exploring self-discovery and survival, was included in the Ward 12 Exhibition at Halcyon House in December 2016.
Born and raised in Washington DC, Mattias’s artistic practice has led him to dynamic on site collaborations with at risk communities and organizations all over the world, as an actor, theatre producer, director, film maker, musician, and writer. A 15 year member of The Living Theatre, Mattias most recently served as the Director of Asset Building Programs at Mission Economic Development Agency in San Francisco, and is a tri lingual Chilean double national whose artistry focuses on collective empowerment and direct action through the millennial power of art and performance. Mattias holds a BFA in Drama from NYU's Tisch School of The Arts, an MA in Interdisciplinary Arts and Cultural Anthropology from Chile's Pontificia Universidad Catolica, and a Post Graduate Certificate in International Business Management from Georgetown University.