Giles Lane is an artist, designer and researcher. In 1994 he founded – and continues to direct – the non-profit creative studio Proboscis in London, UK. His work focuses on storymaking, social engagement and co-creative participation. Projects include TK Reite Notebooks, Lifestreams, Sensory Threads, Snout, Feral Robots, Urban Tapestries, Mapping Perception and COIL journal of the moving image.
Giles is a research associate in human-centred computing at the University of Oxford. In 2019 he co-founded the Manifest Data Lab at Central Saint Martins University of the Arts London where he is co-leading a research project on developing physical manifestations of climate data.