David's current work is as a media artist and researcher with a particular interest in sound and image interaction. He creates video and multichannel sound pieces for both gallery and site-specific exhibitions.
David's most recent work investigates the sonic mediation of the natural world, the durational dimensions of place, and historical and cultural issues through audio-visual installations. He is a founding member of UEL's Moving Image Research Committee.
For more information, you can visit David's website.
Most Recent Research
Art as Problematic Waste (2019) Documentary film and multi-channel installation project, co-directed with Finnish media artist Aimo Hyvärinen. The work is funded by AVEK, the Finnish audio-visual arts council.
- October 4 - 27, 2019 Turku Art Hall, Turku, Finland.
- October 7 - 30, 2019 Kulttuuritalo Laikku, Tampere, Finland.
- March 5 - 12, 2020 Greenwich University Galleries, London. Curated by David Waterworth.
- April 2021, International Fine Arts Film Festival, Santa Barbara, U.S.A.
Meanings of Failed Action: Insurrection 1946 (2017) Collaborative multimedia installation with leading artist Vivan Sundaram, cultural historians Ashish Rajadhyaksha and Prof. Valentina Vitali (UEL).
(Archived Website) https://insurrection1946.wordpress.com/
- March 17 – 25, 2017, Coomaraswamy Hall, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Museum, Mumbai, India.
- Feb 9 – July 20, 2018, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India.
Chapman, D. (2017) 'Context-Based Sound and the Ecological Theory of Perception' Organised Sound, 22(1), pp. 42-50.