Ariel has over fifteen years of arts production and curatorial experience. From 1999-2006, he freelanced as a live music production manager. In 2006 he shifted to independent endeavors and collaborations addressing contemporary challenges through the arts - primarily music, film, and multimedia. Engaging with an array of creative producers and world class performers has been a rare and humbling opportunity for him. It has pushed his artistic boundaries and ignited his curiosity. Ariel is the founder/director of Human Grid, a new media production label.