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Robert Walker

MA work

Linear Alpha

Linear Alpha is an alternative signals service and automated cryptocurrencies trading bot. Linear Alpha combines technical analysis, computer vision and neural networks to find temporally transient latent traces, an as yet unrealised indicator.  

The installation displays the processes involved and allows the public to see the system in action. 


  • MA Degree


    School of Communication


    MA Information Experience Design, 2017

  • Robert Walker is an award winning British artist and designer based in London. His work occupies a juncture between the machinic, the utopian and the historic.
  • Degrees

  • BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Technology and Design, University of Kent, 2005
  • Experience

  • Design director, London, UK 2012 –; Senior designer, The Pavement, London, UK, 2005 – 2012
  • Exhibitions

  • Entanglement - Quantum Computer Art, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK; Hamiffal, Jerusalem, Israel; Quids In, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK; Plant x Jewel, London, UK; Incremental Otherness, London, UK; Oslo Architecture Triennial, Oslo, Norway; Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury, UK; National Museum of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon; IaaC, Barcelona, Spain; CPH Stage, Copenhagen, Denmark; Internet Yami Ichi, Tate Modern, London, UK; Jena Film Festival, Jena, Germany
  • Awards

  • Future of Money Award, 2017