Lawrence Lek

Born in Germany in a Malesian family, living in London, Lawrence is an artist and filmmaker working in the fields of virtual reality and simulation. He creates site-specific virtual worlds and speculative films using game software, 3D animation, installation and performance. By rendering real places within fictional scenarios, his architectural environments reflect the impact of the virtual world on our perception of reality.
His recent projects include Nøtel created with British music artists nicknamed Kode9. In 2017 he recieved Jerwood/FVU Award and the 2015 Dazed Emerging Artist Award.