Date: July 8, 2014
Luke Murphy is a systems-based artist whose work investigates randomness, the underlying mechanisms of hope and politics, and our digital age. Seeking the most perfect source of randomness has led him to to use radioactive decay as an engine to generate random numbers which are then harvested to power art. His work has been featured at CANADA, NYC; NADA Art Fair, Miami; Digital Art Week, Zurich; Conduit Gallery, Dallas; Märkischen Museum, Berlin; Art Boom in Krakow; the Wynick Tuck Gallery, Toronto; and the Queens Museum of Art. Luke is the CTO at Paddle8 and was formerly VP of Technology at Comedy Central and MTV Networks for a decade.