'ILLUMINATING YORK 2008' - Acclaimed Light Artist Ross Ashton lights up the medieval ruins of St Mary's Abbey in York with his work entitled 'Accendo', and which is based on the city's historic principles and relationship between science and religion. 'Accendo' is the centrepiece of this years Illuminating York Arts Festival - a 10 day digital arts festival which runs from (this friday) 24th October - 2 November. For more info: www.visityork.org.uk

(Chaired by Brendan Paddison and David Kelsey)

Jonathon Day and Seungah Chung, Purdue University

Stroma Cole, University of the West of England

Georgiana Els and Thomas Kitchen, University of Lincoln