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Felipe Lara

Senior Vice President of Product

Felipe Lara is an artist, product leader, creative director, MMO pioneer, and 20-year veteran of the game industry. 

His work in the game industry includes a 15 year run at Disney as artist, art director, and creative director; work with many startups as product lead, art director, and creative director developing VR content, virtual worlds, and educational games, and instructor at the New York Film Academy’s Game Design department. He currently leads product development of immersive transformational experiences at TRIPP, as Senior Vice President of Product.

Other credits include: 

  • Art Director of “The Bohemian Rhapsody Experience,” VR experience developed by Enosis VR in collaboration with Google and Queen (2016)
  • Creative Director of “Toontown Online,” winner of 2003 Computer Gaming World’s MMORPG of the year
  • Art Lead of “Pirates of the Caribbean, The Battle for the Buccaneer Gold,” VR Ride winner of 1998 THEA award for best attraction
  • Author of the Interactive Movie “Stories from Paradise,” shown at the “L.A. Freewaves” Festival at the Museum of Contemporary Art in L.A., ISEA 2000 in Paris, France, and “VI Muestra Euroamericana de Cine, Video y Arte Digital,” in Buenos Aires, Argentina (2000)
  • Co-Author of the Interactive Movie “Rash,” shown at “” show at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in NY, ISEA 97 in Chicago, and MILIA 97 in Cannes, France. (1997)