Sean Clark - Short Arts Bio

Sean Clark was born in Eastbourne in 1965 and grew up in West Sussex. He studied Computer Science at Loughborough University before becoming a researcher at the LUTCHI Research Centre. He developed an interest in computer-based arts in the mid-1990s and began exhibiting his own digital artwork in 2000. He has since gone on to show and curate work nationally and internationally. He has an MA in Digital Arts from Camberwell College of Arts and a practice-based PhD in Systems Theory and Digital Art from De Montfort University in Leicester. His core interests are the creative exploration of flow and connectedness and the application of systems thinking to arts practice. In 2016 he was the co-winner of the inaugural ArtCHI award in San Jose, CA and the Lumen Prize for 3D/Sculpture in London, UK.