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 from 1984 until 1988 before becoming a researcher at the LUTCHI Research Centre from 1989 until 1995. He developed an interest in computer-based arts in the mid-1990s and began exhibiting his own digital artwork in 2000. He has gone on to show work nationally and internationally. He completed an MA in Digital Arts at Camberwell College of Arts in 2006 and is currently working towards a practice-based PhD in systems theory and digital art at 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.