September 3, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Please Touch the Art

  When Ruth Saxton, Arts & Projects Manager, of Eureka, the UK’s National Children’s Museum, first rang me to ask if I’d be an ambassador for the museum, I was skeptical. Lumen artists, I felt, weren’t making art for children. What could we bring? But the more I thought about…

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September 3, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Meural Student Prize: Tough Choices

Since the launch of the Lumen Prize, we were keen to have an award that was free to enter for any student…

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August 31, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Meet the 2018 Lumen Shortlist

It’s been rough, but our Jury Panel has done it. They’ve selected the top 31 works from this year’s Longlist. We can tell…

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Academics in the Longlist 2018

August 27, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Academics in the Spotlight

Every year, Lumen is honoured to receive a strong contingent of academics entering the competition. This year was no different, with the result…

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August 23, 2018 by Carla Rapoport

Mind Over Matter

With just over a month to go before the 7th Lumen Prize Gold Award is announced,  I thought I’d check in…

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