On September 29th and 30th, the top floor of Hackney House, London will be transformed by 2016 Lumen Prize art, giving you a chance to delve into worlds of gaming, VR, interactive art and music, cutting-edge artist films, moving image, stills and much more. Special events include:
2-5pm, September 29th. Digital Art Seminar on:
Collecting & Curating Digital Art
Digital Art in the Public Sphere
Virtual and Augmented Reality in Digital Art
Plus Artist Talks by Shorlisted Lumen Prize Artists
6pm-8pm September 29th The 2016 Lumen Winners’ Gala
The winners’ of this years Lumen Prize will be announced with prizes presented by top curators, Lumen Jury Panel members and past winners followed by a BBQ.
3pm until Late: Sept 30th. Lumen Presents #HackersvsMrRobot
Come along, borrow a headset and enjoy a new immersive visual experience that you’ll never forget. Have a go with Google’s Tilt Brush, Microsoft’s Hololens, learn about the immersive arts at a panel discussion with artists, leaders in the field, and our partners at PsychFi.
Then stay for an evening of music and visuals with highly renowned VJ Sagburg, The Edinburgh-based musician Hostel Freaks and Hackney House DJ TwoSixtySix bringing music crafted especially for the event.
Reserve your free places via Eventbrite here: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/the-lumen-prize-6586677237
London’s trendy Hackney House is located just a short walk from Liverpool Street Station, at 27 Curtain Rd, London EC2A 3LT.
For more information, email Charlotte Lee at cglee [at] lumenprize.com