Hannah Fry
Associate Professor in the Mathematics of Cities, Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at UCL

Hannah Fry is an associate professor in the mathematics of cities at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London. Her latest book is Hello World (2018).

Written by Hannah Fry

Winnie the Pooh by Banksy, displayed at Bonhams’ inaugural US auction of urban art on 24 October 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Tibrina Hobson/WireImage/Getty

Essay/
Future of technology
Calculating art

Artistic success takes a mysterious mix of talent, luck and timing. But could algorithms now predict and produce the hits?

Hannah Fry