Mikhael Tara Garver has been a leader in immersive and experiential storytelling
past 18 years. She architects large-scale, social impact, multi-platform, experiences that
combine technology and live events. She has created work for brands, agencies, non-profits,
and individuals that have taken audiences through underground tunnels, disused spaces, rock
clubs, marches, shopping centers, and more.
This May, Mikhael was one of 100 invitees to Entertain Change - a gathering of social impact
culture makers hosted by Pop Culture Collaborative. She was also commissioned to design the
experience for the two day event and was recently awarded a grant by the Pop Culture
Collaborative for emergency strategy experiential work. She was also one of six
international artists awarded the International Sacatar Fellowship (an installation around
neurology and coastal ecology) in Brazil.
Mikhael was a director on Sleep No More at American Repertory Theater. She has worked
nationally in many of our major theaters: The Atlantic Theater, American Conservatory
Theater, The Kitchen, Bard University, Grand Arts Center, The Public Theater, to name a
few. She created The Experiment for the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston and was the
former Managing Artistic Director of NY Immersive Leader Woodshed Collective (Kpop, Empire