Alex May is a British contemporary artist whose practice questions how our individual and collective experiences of time, and formation of memories and cultural record, are mediated, expanded, and directed by contemporary technologies.

Culture (2021)
One of the artworks from the Fermenting Futures residency project

His international exhibition profile includes Ars Electronica, LABoral (Spain), IMPAKT (Netherlands), FACT (Liverpool), Furtherfield (London), WRO Media Art Biennale (Poland), HeK (Basel), The Francis Crick Institute, Bletchley Park, Eden Project, Science Gallery in Dublin (Ireland) and Bengaluru (India), ZHI Art Museum (China), and the Beall Center for Art + Technology, University of California, Irvine.

Alex May has artwork in several collections including The Amelia (Tunbridge Wells), The Computer Arts Society CAS50 collection, Eden Project (Cornwall), and the Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Museum.