Art + Technology Lab

Art + Technology Lab

A Report on the Art & Technology Program of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1967-1971
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2017 Art + Technology Lab Awards

The Art + Technology Lab at LACMA is pleased to announce its 2017 grant recipients!

Emphasizing iteration and risk-taking over the completion of a finished work, the Lab continues to support artist projects that engage emerging technology. Selection criteria includes…

Twin Moons Field Report

Hi. We’re Kata and Tom. We work together as an artist duo, under the name Kovács/O’Doherty. At the moment, we’re undertaking a research project supported by LACMA’s Art + Technology Lab, which has the working title Twin Moons...

Inspired by the spirit of LACMA's original Art and Technology program (1967-1971), which paired artists with technology companies in Southern California, the Art + Technology Lab at LACMA supports artist experiments with emerging technology. Through our sponsors, the Lab provides grants, in-kind support, and facilities at the museum to develop new artist projects. To date, more than a dozen artists from around the world, including Ghana, Ireland, Korea, Mexico, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Switzerland, have received awards through the Art + Technology Lab.

The 2017 request for proposals is now closed. We anticipate issuing our next call in December, 2017.

Project documentation, ranging from code repositories to video archives and project websites, are available here.

The Hereafter Institute at the Art + Technology Lab

Over the weekend of August 27–28, 2016, Art + Technology Lab grant recipient Gabriel Barcia-Colombo launched the Hereafter Institute. Part performance, part sculpture, the experience invited audience members to participate in rituals exploring the digital afterlife.


The Hereafter Institute at the Art + Technology Lab