Lans King

Interdisiplanary Artist

Lans King

Speaker Bio


Lans king is an interdisciplinary artist. His ongoing project, “the hyperreality show”, blurs the lines between real & virtual, analog & digital, humanity & technology, abstraction & figuration. His interconnected ecosystem of works include paintings, videos, installations, sculptures, digital/nft, and signature painting-video/nft hybrids. Lans has become known for his artwork, for which he has implanted an nfc microchip capsule in his hand. The chip is the key element of his conceptual artwork entitled “terms of use”, 2019 - current. Stored on the microchip capsule is a cryptographic code that represents a registry of the artist-self. Born in saint vincent (british antilles), lans king was raised and educated in new york, us. His studies in cognitive science focused on artificial intelligence and human-machine interaction. Previously, he worked in the digital and communication sectors whilst developing his art practice in parallel. Lans currently lives and works between london and paris.