About This Show
MergeLeft is a podcast that explores the intersection of art and commerce thru discussions with trailblazers beating to their own drum in their respective industries of arts, music, entertainment, and advertising. Hosted by commercial photographer and DP Kristyna Archer, her intrinsic fascination for the creative process and the business of art has compelled her to capture these conversations and create this podcast during a time of rapid change in media consumption. This first season premieres with an entertaining & captivating collection of episodes of the most inspiring creative entrepreneurial minds of today.
Most Recent Episode
Merge Left: Ep 7: Lori Kozlowski, editor, entrepreneur, VR producer at Day Of Empathy
5 days ago
Lori Kozlowski explores storytelling in all of its form and is fascinating by its merger in tech. She is the producer of a 360 virtual reality film series called Project Empathy, which examines human rights issues. Previously, she led the media division of entertainment & music management company Atom Factory, and co-founded the tech + culture publication Smashd. Prior to Atom Factory, she was an editor and columnist for Forbes, covering tech, startups, and entrepreneurs. She has served as adjunct faculty at Chapman University and at USC. She holds a Master of Fine Arts from the U of SC. We discuss storytelling in tech, the ethical battle of virtual reality, and how to use the current digital landscape to put good into the world.