Lukas Bentel is an artist, musician and designer from New York. He has had major success with his experimental online work. Lukas’ recent digital art operates at the intersection of pop culture and critical content. He co-founded Hello Velocity, a cultural technology startup whose creations include Bitelabs, The McMass Project and Genecoin. Fast Co. named Bitelabs, McMass and Genecoin to its list of the year’s (2014) best art on the internet. He has had work featured in Time Magazine, Businessweek, Hacker News, Yahoo Tech, Cosmopolitan, Huffington Post, MTV, USA Today, Wired, Vice and many other national and international publications. Lukas graduated from the Brown University/RISD Dual Degree Program with degrees in furniture design and multimedia electronic music experiments. He currently works out of New Inc, the New Museum's art and technology incubator.