Lumen at Canary Wharf

January 16 - 27, 2017

  • "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

  • "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 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.

  • "Lumen takes risks and goes beyond tradition to illuminate wonders."

    Edward Bateman, 2014 Shortlisted Artist

  • “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 Prize at Caerphilly Castle November 2016

    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.

  • Lumen Prize Winners' Gala 2016

    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.

  • Lumen at Leeds Digital Festival 2016

    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.