Gabriella Horvath is the Administrative Assistant for HyperStudio, the digital humanities lab at MIT. Her background includes front-of-house administration for live theater and founding an independent cinema in Washington. Gabriella received an M.S. in Arts Administration from Boston University (’06). She has done research for the Independent Scholar program of Americans for the Arts, has given lectures at Boston University on the role of the arts in urban revitalization, and since 2010 has been a festival organizer & co-curator of the European Short Film Festival at MIT.