Alex May is a British artist working at the forefront of art science collaboration and digital preservation utilising a wide range of media, including virtual reality, photogrammetry, algorithmic photography, robotic artworks, video projection mapping, interactive installations, generative works, performance, and video and sound art.

Featured Works


“ArchaeaBot: A Post Singularity and Post Climate Change Life-form”.

Algorithmic Photography

Algorithmic Photography is an innovative technique developed by artist Alex May, which explores the concepts of motion and time within contemporary digital photography.

Flow State

Flow State is a new interactive digital video sculpture commissioned by the Francis Crick Institute in London.


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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