Kira Perov is Executive Director of Bill Viola Studio. She has worked closely with Bill Viola, her partner and husband, since 1978, managing and assisting with the production of his video tapes and installations, documenting the work in photographs, editing all publications, as well as co-ordinating and curating exhibitions worldwide. She has guided the production of the Tristan project in many of its details and creative decisions. Before meeting Viola, she was Director of Cultural Activities at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia, producing exhibitions and concerts, and later, at the Long Beach Museum of Art in California, compiled a ten-year history of video art exhibitions and video collection at the museum. Her photographs, including those documenting Viola´s work, have been widely published.