September 29, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

Installing Eve

Dance has figured in the work of Lumen Prize artists since its earliest days and it’s a treat to see how it’s evolving as the tools available to choreographers become more sophisticated. For proof, look no further than Lumen 2020 Shortlisted work, EVE 2050 – An Installation, by Isabelle Van…

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September 23, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

Peter, Shirley and Louis

Each artist in the Lumen Prize Longlist has, for the most part, carved out a niche in the art and tech space that…

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September 17, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

Looking Elsewhere

With the 2020 Shortlist now public, it’s interesting to see that nearly a third of the works are finalists in the 3D/Interactive category.

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September 14, 2020 by Madeleine Pierpont

Who’s Talking?

Misusing and re-appropriating technology is a pretty interesting way to participate in the digital arts arena. Lumen 2020 Longlisted Swedish artist Tove Kjellmark…

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September 10, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

This Year’s Finalists

From 68 works in the longlist, our Jury Panel has done the tough job of narrowing the list down to 38…

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September 7, 2020 by Carla Rapoport


It’s not often that an artist longlisted for the Lumen Prize is an alumnus from Harvard Business School. I figure this might be…

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September 3, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

We Believe

The cross-culture nature of Lumen artists, it seems, grows stronger every year. This year,…

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August 25, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

An Informal Zombie

There are lots of reasons to love working at Lumen but right at the top is learning about the artists who qualify each…

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August 19, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

Going Viral

Lumen is always pleased to discover artists using the online environment to express their creativity. Given the constraints of lockdown, there’s no surprise…

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July 28, 2020 by Carla Rapoport

Inside A.I. Art

This year will make the fourth year Lumen will be awarding an A.I. Award, kindly sponsored by the UK’s BCS Chartered Institute for…

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May 26, 2020 by Madeleine Pierpont

Exploring New Terrain: Nordic Digital Art 

While in some ways Covid-19 has limited our daily adventures, in other ways it has ignited new opportunities for exploration. With…

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