August 7, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Women in digital art

In the history of art, women have not had an easy time. Traditionally, they have been portrayed as seen through the male gaze, primarily as saints, prostitutes or lovers. Worse, the number of celebrated women artists over the centuries can…

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August 1, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

The Longlist 2018 is here

Finally, the wait is over. Congratulations to the artists who’ve been selected for the 2018 Lumen Prize longlist! Here are some stats:   The Lumen…

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Jessica Prendergast

July 30, 2018 by Sally Raikes

The shipping forecast

One of Lumen’s latest exhibitions is in a more unusual gallery space: a shipping container by the sea in Watchet, West Somerset. The venue is…

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July 24, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Measuring Life

It was a real treat to travel to Hull last week for the opening of Measures of Life, our collaboration with the Humber Street Gallery,…

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July 6, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Who’s Judging?

Going through this year’s stunning crop of submissions from all over the world and winnowing it down to a longlist is a tough job. Happily,…

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