Lucy Hardcastle is an interdisciplinary designer and digital artist living in London. Her work focuses on tactility, visual illusions and sensual aesthetics through digital rendered pieces, sculpture, set design and moving image, highlighting tensions betweeen physical and virtual worlds. A recent graduate from the Royal College of Art (MA Information Experience Design), Lucy works freelance as a visual artist and creative director, with clients including Chanel, Alexander Wang and Nike.
- QualiaQualia, is a touch responsive interface made of hand-blown glass. Building on research regarding the changing relationship each of us formulates with material, Qualia aims to expose glass' materiality and question not only our relationship with it, but the potential that engagement has to expose ideas of craft and consumption. Our relationship with the surfaces we interact with has changed. Our appreciation of the materials we encounter everyday have become flawed, misaligned. We are no longer c
- Intangible MatterIntangible Matter, launching on i-D's The Fifth Sense's platform is an exploration of the physical and virtual elements of fragrance, within an immersive digital space consisting of five unique interactive areas. Enter Experience Placing Lucy's digital world into a WebGL framework provided the opportunity to achieve surreal and unseen experiences related to the senses, physicalising the invisible through interactive visual and sound elements in a truly unique and playful way. A sonic landscape
Projects credited in
- Stories of Growth — Season 2YESTERDAY WAS INTERNATIONAL WOMENS' DAY To celebrate the important occasion and all the womxn out there, we released Season 2 of our weekly Stories of Growth podcast. This month, we shine a light specifically on all of the inspiring female founders igniting positive change around the globe and remind ourselves of all the stellar female founders featured on our podcast. Season 2 launches with Siobhan Lyons, fashion director of The September Issues, a magazine celebrating the diversity and po
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FounderLucy Hardcastle Studio Limited
London, United KingdomFull Time
Own studio and limited company established.
- Digital/ Print
- 2d/3d Artist
- Set Desgin
- Glass Design
- Art Director