Creating intricate forms
through computer

Andy LomasVisiting academic

Andy Lomas is a digital artist, mathematician, Emmy award winning supervisor of computer generated effects, and lecturer in Creative Computing at Goldsmiths University of London.

He has exhibited internationally, including at the Pompidou Centre, V&A, Royal Society, Science Museum, SIGGRAPH, Japan Media Arts Festival, Ars Electronica Festival, Kinetica, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, and the ZKM. His work is in the collections at the V&A, the Computer Arts Society and the D’Arcy Thompson Art Fund Collection. In 2014 his work Cellular Forms won The Lumen Prize Gold Award.

His production credits include Walking With Dinosaurs, Matrix: Revolutions, Matrix: Reloaded, Over the Hedge, The Tale of Despereaux, and Avatar. He received Emmys for his work on The Odyssey (1997) and Alice in Wonderland (1999).

While at SensiLab, Andy worked with our Creative AI team to investigate how new machine learning techniques can enhance and support generative computational art practices. The research collaboration is on-going.

Andy visited SensiLab 1 – 12 April 2019