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Adam Clarke

Creative Producer - Visual Storyteller - Wandering Wizard

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Adam Clarke is an artist and visual storyteller who uses Minecraft, games, traditional art and technology to inspire and entertain

Adam Clarke is a leading Minecraft artist and digital producer, responsible for some of the most innovative Minecraft projects in the world. His work includes high-profile collaborations with Tate Britain, Artichoke Trust, The Space, Guardian Newspapers, United for Wildlife, Disney and much more. He produces an online YouTube Channel and also starred as Wizard Keen, collaborating in Stampy's Minecraft educational series Wonder Quest. He is a Director of the Official Minecraft Marketplace Map creators group, Wandering Wizards.

He is a global speaker and writer on the creative uses of Minecraft and how playing can open doors to learning and enable a new generation of thinkers, creators, and agents of social change.

Originally training as an illustrator, Adam has over twenty-five years experience as an artist, producer, and visual storyteller. He has worked extensively within schools, colleges, and community settings and is well-known for his engaging, and easy-going approach. He is widely acclaimed as one of the most innovative Minecraft creative producers in the world.

 If there is ground to be broken, Adam is there at the front with a creative pickaxe!

Adam is a long term collaborator with his wife and creative partner, Vik Bennett. In 2018, they set up The Wizard and The Wyld, bringing together their skills, experiences, and ideas to create magical stories through poetry, stories, animations, and gaming.

"Wizard Keen (AKA Adam Clarke) teaches people how to experience art, culture and politics like never before. Through the creation of some of the most innovative Minecraft maps out there, the artist and digital producer proves video games are the perfect tool to educate about empathy and solve societal problems."

Lisa Goldapple, Atlas Future Hero 

Templecraft

Commissioned by Artichoke and The Space in collaboration with CultureTech, Templecraft is an innovative digital arts project inspired by a monumental real–world construction, Temple.

IK Prize 2014

Shortlisted for the inaugral Tate Britain IK Prize 2014, TateCraft broke new ground bringing together Minecraft and the world of Art, and led to the innovative TateWorlds, commissioned by Tate Museums and produced by Adam