CV

Education

Batchelors Degree Fine Art, Gwent Institute of Higher Education
Masters Degree, Computer Related Design, Royal College of Art, London
Doctoral Research, University of the West of England 2013 – ongoing

Misc appointments and positions.

Programme leader & Senior Lecturer: Creative Technologies – University of the West of England 2008- present
Visiting Researcher, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) Amsterdam 2013-
Visiting Lecturer University van Amsterdam 2104-
Visiting Lecturer SHAPE Hong Kong Design Institute 2012-
Management and Steering Committee Centrespace Gallery, Bristol 2004 – 2012
Consultant – Media Sandbox – Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol 2008
Associate & steering member – Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft, Bristol 2009 – present
Principal sponsor of the Bloodhound SSC world land speed record project
Founder ‘Akciddento’ drag race team

Selected Exhibitions

Digital Futures’ London, July 2016: In conjunction with the Victoria and Albert Museum and the British Computer Society, Electronic Visualisation in the Arts 2016 Conference

‘Data Aesthetics’ at OBA Amsterdam, October 2016: In conjunction with Waag Society and ACM Multimedia 2016 conference

‘Digital Art: Archiving and Questioning Immateriality’ 5th Computer Arts Congress, Paris, October 2016:

solo show ‘stock’ centrespace gallery bristol uk march 2003
solo show ‘petrolhead ‘ centrespace gallery bristol uk november 2004
solo show ‘after the party’ centrespace gallery bristol uk october 2005
short readymade films ‘falling ‘ and ‘looking ‘ screened Glastonbury Festival 2007
short readymade films ‘falling ‘ and ‘looking ‘ screened Ashton Court Festival, Bristol 2007
short readymade films screened ATA Festival San Francisco 2007
Bristol FilmMakers Festival 2008 – Selected and Screened at Watershed Media Centre
Bristol FilmMakers Festival 2008 – Selected and Screened at Arnolfini Gallery
Selected – Redfield Film Festival 2009
‘Civilian’ Joint show painting and photography. With Steve Phillips. Centrespace Gallery, 2011

Selected conferences and presentations

Invited Speaker – Virtual Environments, Pharmakon Symposium Brighton 1991
Panel Speaker – Interactive Music, In the City conference Manchester 1993
Invited Speaker – Interactive Music, In the City conference Belfast 1994
Invited Speaker – Interaction Design, Macworld Expo – London 1994
Invited Speaker – Interactive Television, Max Berlin 1998
Invited Speaker – Interactive Television, Media Asia Conference, Manila, Philippines 2000
Keynote – Generative music – Watershed Media Centre (with Iamthemightyjungulator) 2002
Dorkbot Bristol – Various – 2006-2008
Digital Cultures Research Centre 2009 – present
DigiCult Seminar presenter, UWE, Bristol 2011
Ignite 2011, Bristol Festival of ideas. Invited speaker
International Symposium on Electronic Art, Istanbul, Turkey 2011
Warwick University, Being Human in the Digital Age Seminar Speaker, 2012
Teaching & Learning 2012 conference, University of the West of England. Invited speaker
Invited Speaker – Who owns time? Experience Design School, Folkwang University of Arts, Essen.2015
Invited Speaker – Time is my superpower, School of Creative Media, City University, Hong Kong 2015

Selected published products & programs

Roadworthy’ CD-I and CD-ROM 1992 for Philips Interactive

‘A child is born’ CD-I 1992 for Philips Interactive
extensive work on interactive projects with artists including coldcut, apollo 440, utah saints, arcangel 1993 -1998

published work includes

’11 track player’ – Nyack. The world’s first published RedBook Standard Interactive
‘let us play’ Interactive enhanced CD- Coldcut
‘essential mix III’ Interactive enhanced CD- Pete Tong
‘tone tales from tomorrow’ Interactive enhanced CD- Ninja Tune
‘interceptor’ Interactive enhanced CD- Eat Static
‘generation g’ -Interactive enhanced CD Dave Stewart and Volkswagen gmbh
tribal gathering & big chill live performance & webcasts
audio CD album ‘it’s still more fun to compute’ released 1999
audio CD album ‘MTR’ released 2000
‘Thinking about drinking’ DVD for BBC TV Education 2006 – Animation, Design & authoring
Photographic commissions for Venue Magazine 2003-2005
Location Stills Photographer ‘ Tom Jones’ Cock’ – Independent Feature Film 2006

Books and papers

Other Academic

Invited reviewer for ACM TVX, the ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online VideoSpecial Recognition for ‘Exceptional Reviewing’ from the Chair:
ACM TVX 2015, 16 Invited Reviewer
ACM SIGCHI 14, 15 ,16
ACM CHIPLAY 16

Programme comittee ACM DIS 2015,
Programme comittee BCS EVA 2016,

Judge for MEDEA awards, launched by the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Commission in 2011, now part of the annual European Media and Learning Conference.

For Broadcast

‘Binge Thinking’ Documentary for BBC Wales 2004 – Graphics & Animation
‘Louisa’s Story’ short film for BBC TV refugee week 2005 – Produced & Directed
‘Harm’ short film for BBC TV for Barnardos Childrens Homes 2005 – Produced & Directed
‘Cheers’ short film for BBC TV Education 2005 – Produced & Directed

Feature Films

‘A piece of Tom Jones’, Tred Productions – Independent feature, Theatrical Release 2010

Selected Articles and reviews

Cover page Review & centrespread interview – CD-NOW magazine 1993
‘new interactive media’ CD-Rom Magazine 1994
Review – Revolver Magazine 1997
Reviews & Photographs – Decode Magazine 2003
Reviews & Photographs – Venue 2004, 2006
Review & interview BBC Points west news August 2008
Photography – Publicity – The Guardian, The Independent, Time Out September/October 2009