Storyteling // design // animation

SANTO is an artist, speaker, and gamemaker.

They currently reside in Toronto, Canada, where they create art based around expressions of brujeria and ancestral traditions. Their latest project, DON'T WAKE THE NIGHT, is a 2D point-and-click game funded by the Ontario Art Council's Emerging Media Artist grant and the Toronto Arts Council Media Artist grant inspired by and based on concepts of spirituality from Guaraní teachings.

SANTO is also a co-director at Dames Making Games, a non-for-profit arts organizations dedicated to supporting non-binary and women creators in making, playing, and changing games.

SANTO has been featured as a speaker at conferences such as ECGC in Raleigh, Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco, Different Games in New York, and IndieCade in LA. Their games and work have been exhibited at places like the aluCine festival in Toronto, the Queerness and Games conference in LA, AltCade in Portland, and the Fully-Automated Luxury Gender Oasis in Dublin, Ireland.

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For business and consultation inquiries, please drop a line at santo.aveiroojeda@gmail.com