Lawrence Lek

video art

In 2065, a Military Satellite Becomes Self-Aware—and Wants to Become an Artist

In ‘Geomancer,’ London-based artist Lawrence Lek imagines the artificial intelligences of the future as curious creatives.
DJ Pangburn
4.3.17
Art

Blow Your Own Damn Mind with This Killer Video Essay About Why China Already Is the Future

In 'Sinofuturism,' film essayist Lawrence Lek posits that Chinese technological development is actually a form of Artificial Intelligence.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.5.17
Features

Discussing Death and Commerce with Kode9 and Lawrence Lek

The pair's collaborative project the Nøtel debuted at the ICA this weekend.
Josh Baines
11.21.16
festivals 2016

Seven Sets at Moogfest 2016 That Expanded Our Consciousness into New Realms

For every act at the Durham festival that you could lose your mind dancing to, there was something seriously cerebral to sit around and contemplate.
Kyle Kramer
5.23.16
Art

You Own the Royal Academy of Arts—In Virtual Reality, at Least

"Congratulations! The former home of the Royal Academy of Arts is now yours."
Emerson Rosenthal
6.16.15
Art

Photographer Fills an Abandoned Chinese City with Artistic Interventions

Andi Schmied documents the creation of four installations in the empty luxury resort town of Jing Jin City.
Becky Chung
2.2.15
Art

Travel Around a Flooded Utopian London in This Open World Video Game

Lawrence Lek's "Sky Line" turns London into a digital world where you get to command your own subway system.
Kevin Holmes
11.7.14
Design

London's Art Spaces Turn "SimCity" With Virtual Reality Project

Lawrence Lek's "Bonus Levels" allows you to explore London's art scene like a digital flaneur.
Zach Sokol
3.12.14