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.
Alex May and Anna Dumitriu are currently developing “ArchaeaBot: A Post Singularity and Post Climate Change Life-form”.
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.
Contemplative interactive digital video installation exploring the concept of “slow interaction” where the visitor is rewarded for standing still.
Alex writes all the software for his art practice and releases it for other artists to use.
Painting With Light – easy video mapping software