“The Lumen Prize is more than a competition. It’s a movement, one that’s making a difference."
Scott Draves – 2015 Founder's Prize Winner
"Lumen takes risks and goes beyond tradition to illuminate wonders."
Edward Bateman, 2014 Shortlisted Artist
"The opportunities Lumen creates to cross boundaries, both conceptual and literal, are enormous. We are only just beginning to explore the space created for digitally-created work beyond the usual art hegemonies."
Jonathan Kearney, Post-graduate Programme Director, UAL, Camberwell College of Art, London.
"I’m seeing renewed interest in digital art as a leading form of contemporary art, with Lumen playing a key role globally in support of that interest."
Bruce Wands, Chair, MFA Computer Art, School of Visual Art, NYC & Jury Panel Member
"The Lumen Prize has built a strong reputation globally for showcasing some of the most exciting digital art projects, supporting both established and emerging artists working at the leading-edge of digital creativity."
Michael Takeo Magruder – 2015 Immersive Environments Award Winner
Winners' Gala - September 2016
On September 29th, the winners of the 2016 Lumen Prize were announced at Hackney House, London's coolest venue for digital events, located just a short walk from Liverpool Street Station.
Caerphilly Castle - November 2016
The Lumen Prize took over the Great Hall of the 700-year old Caerphilly Castle, Wales from 23-28 November 2016 as part of its 5th Global Tour.
Leeds Digital Festival - April 2016
Lumen was honoured to be part of the 2016 Leeds Digital Festival, our first show in the North of England, adding a 10th event to the 2015/2016 tour. The Leeds Digital Festival is a multi-venue, city-wide festival celebrating digital culture in all its forms.