BIO

Grant Legassick is a South African / British artist working across moving images, networks, media technologies and visual aesthetics. His current practice is influenced by our algorithmic culture, the networked environment, image proliferation, multiplicity, data and digital society.

His work has been exhibited at The Tate Modern (London), Somerset House (London), at the London Science Museum, at Riflemaker Gallery (London), FIX Photo Festival (Bargehouse, London), AKAA (Paris) and toured worldwide to galleries in London, New York, Amsterdam and Athens. He was shortlisted in the Ashurst Emerging Artist prize 2015, the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards, the 2014 National Open Art Competition, the 2014 Lumen Prize, the 2014 Celeste Prize, the 2014 International Colour Awards, and the 2012 International Colour Awards.

Grant is currently studying MA Contemporary Photography; Practices and Philosophies at Central Saint Martins, London.