biografi / biography
Født / Born 1963, Ongar, Essex, England
EXHIBITIONS / UTSTILLINGER
Solo Shows / Separatutstillinger
FILM AND VIDEO / FILM OG VIDEO
Direction, production and editing. Using 16mm, (Arriflex, Bolex and Rostrum) Super 8 and Video, 3 machine Beta editting suite, Steinbeck Film editting + Adobe Premier and AfterEffects.
Strawberry Wasp: A 20 minute Cinemascope Extravaganza shot on 16mm. It has been shown at the London Filmakers Coop, the Fridge, and the Aspex Gallery.
The Great Work: A 16mm trilogy comprising Homonculas, Terpiscore and The Box.
Dole Film: Shot in poverty and misery. A B&W Super8 film shot to pass the time while I lived for two years on that great British Intitution, the Dole.
The Ghosts of the Yellow Leaves: An enviromental documentary shot in Thailand concerning a pacifist Tribe called the Malabri, who`s ancient belief systems have much that could teach us in the West.
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I have also directed five videos for Cranes which have all been broadcast (on BBC, ITV, MTV Europe and US):
MUSIC AND SOUND / MUSIKK OG LYD
I have written and recorded music for everything from Samplers and Synthesisers to a 10 piece Orchestra.
Cranes: As a musician in the rock band Cranes from 1990-1997 (http://www.cranes-fan.com) I have performed all around the world including support band for the Cures 1992 Wish Tour. We have recorded six albums, for BMG records: Self Non Self 1989, Wings of Joy 1990, Forever 1992, Loved 1994, Orestes and Electre 1996, Population Four 1997. I have directed five video's for Cranes, which have all been broadcast (on BBC, ITV, MTV Europe and US)
I have had many other musical projects. Including:
Uncle Ian: My first band, Early electronics inspired by Cabaret Voltaire and Throbbing Gristle, often seen live chain-sawing cars in half. Possibly the only band where the singer was only seen on video!
Eardrum: My experimental electronic music project, comprising myself and Steve Austin. We have written, recorded and released a number of pieces for CVB Records and Tatra Records.
God.com; My first experimental noise project in Oslo
EDUCATION / UTDANNELSE
Petersfield Comprehensive School:
Portsmouth College of Art, Design and Further Education: