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Founded in 1993, The Laboratory Arts Collective is the brainchild of Nigel Daly OBE and writer-filmmaker Louise Salter.

Nigel DALY OBE is the co-founder of The Laboratory Arts Collective. He is the publisher of The Lab Mag. Daly is involved in the film industry and the publishing world. He works alongside Salter in creating everything Laboratory.

Louise SALTER is the artistic director of The Laboratory Arts Collective. She is also the Editor-in-Chief of The Lab Mag. Salter is one half of the directing duo Salter & Kihlstedt, a female run production company.

The Lab Mag brings original experiences to curious minds. We create events, make films and publish magazines. Our collectible biannual print editions are made with the utmost care and quality, and each one explores a new theme. The Lab Mag celebrates the work of established and emerging artists from around the globe as well as cultural czars, designers, filmmakers, creators, free thinkers, rebellious spirits and pioneers in contemporary culture. The Lab Mag is a catalyst. A reminder that the world is full of wonder and our reason for being is to keep the flame of curiosity burning.