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Alex May is a British artist exploring a wide range of digital technologies, most notably video projection onto physical objects (building on the technique known as video mapping or projection mapping by using his own bespoke software), also interactive installations, generative works, full-size humanoid robots, performance, and video art.

Featured Works

ArchaeaBot

Alex May and Anna Dumitriu are currently developing “ArchaeaBot: A Post Singularity and Post Climate Change Life-form”.

Painting With Light at the Tate Modern

For the opening night of the #HYPERLINK festival on 26th April 2013, Alex May debuted a 75 minute ‘Painting With Light’ live video mapping art performance in the South Tank at Tate Modern, London.

Shadows of Light

Contemplative interactive digital video installation exploring the concept of “slow interaction” where the visitor is rewarded for standing still.

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Software

Alex writes all the software for his art practice and releases it for other artists to use.

Fugio – cross-platform visual programming system (open source on GitHub)

Painting With Light – easy video mapping software