studio installation with Aisling Roche — Uillinn, Skibbereen, Cork
projection with live soundtrack @ St Peter's Church Cork for The Burning of Cork Centenary
small scale 4 channel installation for national, perennial Culture Night event
in 2015 NASA sent up the Aquarius satellite its mission — to map the salinity of the Earth's oceans something essential for tracking climate change. 3 years later Aquarius was brought down at Point Nemo the furthest part of the Pacific from humanity. In 2023 artists Catherine McDonald and David Ian Bickley made an installation inspired by the mission for the Earth Rising Festival at The Irish Museum of Modern Art
SOUNDSCAPE FOR THIS INSTALLATION BY ARCHITECTS OF THE AIR
Collaboration with artist Hina Kahn based on large scale ink drawings on paper / textile. Soundtrack constructed using Pakistan folk elements digitally process and augmented.
at King Street Studios Lancaster
SALT at IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) 2022
Mainly black and white with occasional subtle washes of luminous colour; Lighting and multichannel video and sound present images of storytelling and story gathering - It is intended that the whole gallery becomes a journey through the many enigmatic aspects of Samhain (Halloween), a modern digital environment that works in ancient almost organic ways to evoke mystery and magic.
3 screen version made for Eyeswalk festival in Greece
SAMHAIN THE CRACK BETWEEN THE WORLDS A THRESHOLD SYMBOL IMBUED WITH TRANSFORMATIVE POWERS
MICROSCOPIC UNDERSEA WORLDS WITH SOUND ARTIST SLAVIK KWI
MATERIALS / MACHINES MIRRORED FORMAT CARLOW 2015
VIDEO / GLASS FUSION DEVICE TOURING CORK COUNTY LIBRARIES
WITH DR JOHN MC SHARRY INFECTIOUS COLLECTION SCIENCE GALLERY DUBLIN 2009 As humans we tend to think of ourselves as single entities, unaware in the main of the numerous organisms that live in symbiosis with us. This project is designed to portray the human body and in particular the gut as an ancient landscape populated by indigenous beings and constantly under threat from frightful alien hordes.
7 VIDEO BOG POOLS LOST WATER TRAP
WITH SOFTDAY / AUDIO ARTS LIMERICK CITY GALLERY 2005
EMPTY SHOP NENAGH 2009
VIRTUAL MEGALITHICS DROGHEDA ARTS CENTRE 2011
WITH TOM GREEN DRAIOCHT DUBLIN 2009 In 2006 David Bickley, Irish-based filmmaker, electronic composer and video artist (Hrper[borea], Alchemy Electronic Arts) got together with Tom Green, London-based composer (The Orb, Another Fine Day) to produce the LP Erebus & Terror. This trully spooky ambient affair, released by HS, quickly became a cult classic but what the fans didn’t know is that the album was written as the soundtrack to a imaginary film based on an expanded account of John Frank
LIVE AUDIO VISUALS THE BIG CHILL 2008
Multi-room immersive installation telling the story of emigration from the Port of Cork