School of Arts and Cultures

Staff Profiles

Clive Wright

SACS School Technician

Background

Clive's experience lies within the live events industry as an AV technician, mainly providing live visuals and vision mixing at festivals and large events such as Hideout and Glastonbury festivals, alongside companies such as Novak he has gained valuable experience in projection techniques.
Clive also has a love for creative coding, electronics and analog video equipment which culminates in an artistic practice within Digital Media and Glitch Art scenes.
Roles and Responsibilities
To support staff and student work in the School of Arts & Cultures as part of the SACS technical team, in particular the operation of audio-visual equipment and the support of facilities. The provision of the equipment sign-out service, reactive technical support to teaching and research, and acting as assistant to the Music and Film technicians for live event.
Qualifications
MA Creative Arts Practice, Distinction, Newcastle University, 2014 - 2015

BA Hons Interactive Media Design, Northumbria University, 2010 - 2013
Certifications
PSA Event Safety Passport, August 2016

IPAF license