The Lumen Prize has been recognizing pathbreaking works at the intersection of art and technology since 2012. This year, it has added the NFT Award category in partnership with Right Click Save (RCS) and GAZELL.io.
The nominated artwork by Harm van den Dorpel is generated using an algorithm based on Cartesian Genetic Programming, trained by the artist by looping continuous feedback through its output. The inspiration was the genetic mutation as a metaphor for an “algorithmic” system that constantly learns and adapts to sustain life.
Read more about this award here.
Publication date: 12 Oct '22