Motion graphics and research. I am a graduate of the Royal College of Art in London. My commercial training was as a design trainee at BBC Broadcast. My PhD work, Recipes for Baking Bread, Exploring Stories from Holodomor, Ukraine 1932–1933 was at Leeds Beckett University from 2015–2022. This project supervision is by Professor Lisa Stansbie and Professor Simon Morris. I am a member of AHRC Peer Review College starting my term from 2022. I have eight years academic experience as a lecturer at the University of Huddersfield. I am Associate Lecturer at Central St Martin’s, UAL. Sessional lecturing includes work at Chelsea College of Arts and Ravensbourne University London. My professional experience is in TV, projection and film. This includes work on London 2012 Olympics as part of a staff position at BBC Sport, a short film The Accident, a commission from Channel 4, and a commission for the School of Life, Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die. In 2017 I received an Artists’ International Development Award from Arts Council England. I am a fellow of the RSA and an academic rep for FACE.
I have beginners level Ukrainian language skills and experience working in Kyiv. I completed a residency at the Holodomor Museum in Kyiv in 2017. I’d love to complete more work in this area. Client handling experience includes projects for NHS Calderdale and Huddersfield. Successful funding bids and applications, managing budgets, schedules and live projects with students. This includes collaborations with musicians and commissioning audio. My teaching work includes live projects, production training and administrative responsibilities. I am course leader for MA Graphic Design at the University of Huddersfield. Previous projects include an exhibition of students’ work in collaboration with Heritage Quay. The George Wood project appeared at the Piazza Shopping Centre Huddersfield in 2016. More information on my teaching work is online here: https://motiongo.cargo.site/
A designer, artist, academic, lecturer and
Cultural institutions, artists, academic
organisations, broadcasters, charities, production
companies, advertisers, galleries and museums.
Festivals and Publications:
KROK Russia, Edinburgh Film Festival, National
Theatre London, London International Animation
Festival, Bradford Animation Festival, Royal Albert
Hall, Soho Shorts, Showroom Shorts, Onedotzero,
Abandon Normal Devices, British Shorts Berlin,
S-ARCH Conference, International Motion Festival,
GLAD, Aberystwyth University Wales, Soanyway,
Message Journal (in publication).