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David Poole

Artist and Filmmaker





2016    Foot Up: Mentoring to Get On (The Producers’ Forum with Creative Alliance)

2016    Talent Campus 2.0 (London Screenwriters' Festival with Creative Skillset)

2013    Writing For Genre Features Advanced Mentoring Lab (London Screenwriters’ Festival)

2012    Directors Lab (Directors UK and Second Light)

2010    Grass Routes (Birmingham REP)

  Awards and Nominations

2014    Inspire Birmingham 2014 Award for Arts & Culture

2010    Nominated for Best New Talent, Royal Television Society Midlands

2010    Nominated for Best Short Film (The Interviewee), Royal Television Society Midlands

2008   BBC Blast Comedy Bursary Award 2008-9

  TV Broadcasts

2009   BBC 2 Broadcast, The Interviewee, 27th November 2009

2008   BBC 2 Broadcast, Sensitivity, 28th November 2008

  Art Commissions

2016    LOADING... BAY, BPN Architects

2016    Opening Doors, CBRE (With Billy Plante)


  Art residencies


2017    Grand Union, Birmingham

2015    Soup PTII, Stryx, Birmingham

         FORTHCOMING Art Exhibitions

2018    New Art West Midlands 2018

  Selected Art Exhibitions

2017    Black Hole Club Launch, Vivid Projects

2016    Artists At Three, BPN Architects, Jewellery Quarter Birmingham

2016    Feature, Dan Auluk, Online

2016    Future Broth, Black Hole Club for Vivid Projects

2016    Constructing The Self: David Bowie, Black Hole Club for Vivid Projects

2016    Opening Doors, CBRE, 55 Temple Row, Birmingham

2015    tART: Waste Material, Vivid Projects

2015    Soup PtII: Residency Outcome exhibition, Stryx

2015    Soup PTII: Open Studio, Stryx

2015    ARTICLE OFF-SITE Presents 7 Disorderly Dramas, Live + Loud, Selfridges Birmingham

2015    Soup PTII: Meet The Artists, Stryx

2015    Rove, BA (Hons) Fine Art Degree Show, Birmingham School Of Art

2014    West Midlands Open 2014, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

2014    The Passage, The Arches Project, Digbeth, Birmingham

  Press Coverage


2016    quarter Life Magazine, Issue 9, p20-21, 'Artists At Three,' 18th November 2016

2016    Birmingham Post, 'Jewellery Quarter architects to host art exhibition outside its offices'

         4th August 2016

2016    Business Birmingham, 'CBRE Opens Doors To Art Collaboration' 15th April 2016

2014    Metro, The Passage Article, 'Fine Art Underneath The Arches' 27th May 2014

2014    Anneka French, The Passage Exhibition Review, 26th May 2014

2014    Birmingham Mail, 'Underneath The Arches', 23rd May 2014

2014    Birmingham Post, 'Underneath The Arches... New Art is Coming Alive' 22nd May 2014

2014    Birmingham Mail, Inspire Awards 12 Page Supplement, 'Being Frank... David's a Star' 27th March 2014

2014    Birmingham Mail, 'Our Inspiring Youngsters' 21st March 2014

2014    Birmingham Mail, 'Hard Working Youngsters An Inspiration To Our City' 10th March 2014

2008   Express and Star, Blast Bursary Article, October 2008 

2008   Kidderminster Chronicle, Blast Bursary Article, October 2008



   other activity


2015-16  Co-editor, Film reviewer and interviewer for critics associated. Selected articles here

2014-15  Social Media Co-ordinator for Rove, Birmingham School Of Art Degree Show 2015

2014     Directed video sequences for theatre show Traveling Light, Birmingham REP and Lighthouse               Project

2014     Social Media Co-ordinator and media liaison for The Passage Exhibition

2010     Stage play But For One Day showcased, Birmingham REP theatre



2013-15 First Class BA (Hons) Fine Art, Birmingham City University

2012-13 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Birmingham City University

2007-09 HND Film Making, University of Worcester




References Available On Request

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