In this episode, Joe explores the intersection of traditional publishing and cutting-edge augmented reality technology. Join us as he speaks with artist and entrepreneur, Meredith Ochoa, about her journey of using art as a tool for healing and inspiring others. While reading books has been a staple for centuries, Meredith has found a way to revolutionize the traditional reading experience. By integrating augmented reality technology into her work, she has created an immersive experience that takes readers on a journey beyond the printed page. Meredith’s journey as an artist and entrepreneur has been filled with challenges, particularly in her struggle with health issues. However, instead of letting this hold her back, she used her experiences as inspiration for her art. In this podcast, we delve into Meredith’s creative process and explore how she has been able to combine books with cutting-edge AR technology. We also discuss the importance of having the courage to pursue your dreams, even in the face of adversity.
About Meredith Ochoa: A true explorer and creative, Atlanta artist Meredith Ochoa has been reinventing alternative and digital photo processes since 2007. She has created an ongoing 13-year augmented reality (AR) interactive art series, Every Phase, illustrating how she healed herself from endometriosis by incorporating the female infradian rhythm clock. Meredith is a podcast host, photographer & author of Face Your Shit, Heal Yourself with a Masters of Art from Savannah College of Art & Design, creating artwork that helps others face their pain and see themselves for who they really are.