In 2021 LACA – London Asian Contemporary Art will show a select group of art works in partnership with
SHANGRI LA THE SHARD, LONDON!
The exhibit includes the Worlds first competition to win a NFT (non fungible token), which will be on view together with award winning artists STUDIO ABOVE & BELOW whose augmented reality work of art can be experienced during the LACA event.
THE NFT COMPETITION
Win an original digital artwork
“Phalaenopsis #2 by Callum Toy”
As part of our curated exhibition within Shangri La The Shard, clients can view Phalaenopsis #2 by Callum Toy. A digital artwork that LACA are offering as part of our 2021 NFT competition.
SHANGRI LA THE SHARD
Feel an unparalleled connection to London, at Shangri-La The Shard, London. Stay in the capital’s highest hotel, in one of the world’s most iconic buildings, whilst enjoying panoramic skyline views that connect you to the whole city. This is the only five-star luxury hotel in London Bridge, contrasting sleek modern style with the area’s rich historic character. To capture London’s dynamic personality, Shangri-La service has been redefined with a style that feels friendly, warm and genuine, giving you a truly unique experience of the capital.
STUDIO ABOVE AND BELOW
Studio Above & Below is an artist led studio combining art, design, technology and research. The Studio’s vision is to invent positive future interactions with the environment through a meaningful use of emerging technologies. Their business idea supports this vision by offering outstanding immersive experiences based on in-depth research and novel storytelling, working towards positive futures in which technology, people and the environment live in sync. Heavily influenced by Chinese & Japanese technology, Studio Above&Below have exhibited and delivered lectures in Shanghai, Beijing and Tokyo as well as partaking in numerous VR & AR experiences across Europe & U.S.A.
The studio offers bespoke physical and digital experiences using Augmented Reality, Motion Design and Interaction Design. Working with cultural institutions such as the V&A, museums such as the Natural History Museum Berlin, scientists and brands, Studio Above&Below establishes powerful installations which aim to push the boundaries of digital media for future living
LACA TEA & TALK
THURSDAY 7 OCTOBER
10:30 – 12:30
Join the LACA team for coffee and cake on the 35th floor of the world-famous Shard, exploring topics such as NFTs, augmented reality and virtual reality.
RSVP directly to email@example.com