Lucy Sollitt is an art & technology expert & curator. She leads on creative media at Arts Council London developing projects aimed at advancing artistic practice & supporting arts organisations to use & reflect on new technologies. Lucy is also Digital Cultural Content lead at DCMS devising a new strategy for the Culture Minister & has recently written a series of articles on trends in art/tech for British Council. She has curated & produced cultural programmes for Rhizome, Tate Modern, Design for London.
New technologies and online platforms have brought an expansion of creative practice at the intersection of art and technology, from ‘intelligent’ tools and bots, to mixed reality experiences, games and networked performance. Lucy will take us on a whistle stop tour of how artists are using new technologies and reflecting on their human impacts.