Biography

Exhibitions, talks, walks

Nov 2016
MINA Conference, Melbourne, Australia. Presenting academic paper on mobile AR storytelling.

July 2015
MIX DIGITAL Conference, Bath Spa University. Presented academic paper and exhibited my AR story “Sherwood Rise”.

May 2015
Drawing exhibited in the Bread & Roses exhibition, London Radical Bookfair 2015.

April 2015
Featured on Radio 4 Arts Technologica programme on how artists use the internet to create and distribute work and how digital technologies are shaping our lives.

February 2015
Drawing exhibited in AP Group Show at the Birds Nest, Deptford.

November 2014
WebWeWant Festival, South Bank Centre, London.

Commissioned by Furtherfield/ Arts Council/ SouthBank Centre to make drawings for the Play Your Place online games.

November 2014
Presented my work to audience for the V&A Digital Futures: Disobedient Objects (Digital Programmes, Victoria and Albert Museum) & on the discussion panel.

April 2014
Sold drawings/ prints and graphic novels at the London Radical Bookfair, Bishopsgate, London

February 2014
Published article on ‘Adaptations and new media forms of the book’ in Convergence Volume 20 Issue 1.

January 2013
Sherwood Rise – an Augmented Reality transmedia interactive graphic novel/ game, told through a range of media and formats: printed newspapers, AR on smartphones, emails, hacker websites, blogs, sound, music, graphics and drawings. A durational fiction, takes place over 4 days. Probably the world’s first augmented novel.

Project link: http://davemiller.org/ar/truth/

June 2012
Invisible Forces, group exhibition, Furtherfield, McKenzie Pavilion, Finsbury Park, London. Photos of my large vinyl prints on Flickr.

July 2012
Performed Radiation walk in Finsbury Park. The Press Release is here.

December 2010
Prints in the Bookmarks annual art fair (Socialist bookshop).

Spring 2010
Drawings published in Flaneur, art and culture zine.

March 2010
Bankers Bonuses project at LUMEN_EX festival (Spain) and Istanbul Contemporary Art Museum Web Biennial.

November 2009
Collaborated on drawings for DIWO/ Dark Mountain Project.

June 2008
A walk in the park with Joseph Paxton. Live networked performance, London Festival of Architecture.

April 2008
Buddy Rivers Live Live networked performance, network generated comedian, Leroy Street gallery, Bermondsey, London.

February 2008
University of Greenwich. Presented ‘Radiation Walks’ project to ‘Trouble Makers/ Making Trouble:interdisciplinary transgressions’ conference.

February 2008
Pepperton Gallery. Group show, exhibited prints from ‘The Wreckers’. Selhurst,

December 2007
Drawing published in Daily Constitutional zine, issue “Delusions of Grandeur”.

September 2007
South London Artists. Exhibited work in group show. Space C Gallery, London,

2007 & 2008
FILE Festival, São Paulo, Brazil. Exhibited The wreckers’ project.

September 2007
TENSE, NERVOUS HEADACHES? Tour of Crystal Palace, London, performance mapping mobile mast radiation levels/ Google Maps project.

April 2007
Cartoon Generator, online tool, mixing user pictures and captions with RSS generated captions. Exhibited at Takeaway 2 show, Dana Centre, London.

January 2007
DIWO. Political drawings for HTTP Gallery, London.

January 2007
The wreckers. Interactive and collaborative work on the wrecking of the ship MSC Napoli in Devon.

October 2006
newscartoon v2. Presented to conference on Generative Art, for the Norwich International Animation Festival.

October 2006
newscartoon. Tool using RSS feeds and Yahoo searches to generate a cartoon/ illustration based on latest news and users opinions. Exhibited at ‘Be Very Afraid’ group show, BAFTA, Piccadilly, London.

September 2006
Networked Art Generator. A spin-off from the Shirley Bassey project. A tool for creating live net drawings. Illustrations created using this tool were exhibited in the Signals festival, London.

December 2006
Shirley Bassey Mixed Up. Network generated collaborative illustrated story. Exhibited at ‘Be Very Afraid’ group show, BAFTA, London (October 2006), Online Exhibition of International, Digital Art (Liverpool Biennial Festival of Contemporary Art 2006), Generative Art Milan.

June 2006
newscomic. RSS driven comic strip.

March 2006
Corrugation Street Communal soap opera, an experiment in new forms of interactive storytelling, particularly collaboratively authored and networked narratives. Exhibited at ‘Takeaway’ festival, Dana Centre, London, and Generative Art Milan (December 2005).

March 2006
The Chinese Cocklepickers, an interactive story concerning the tragedy of the Chinese migrant workers who drowned in Morecambe Bay, 2004. Exhibited at ‘Takeaway’ festival, Dana Centre, Science Museum, London.

2005-7
Supermarket Sweep Up, a community and campaigning watchdog blog focussing on major supermarkets.

January 2005
The Picture of Dorian Blair

January 2000
Stop it, a campaigning web site against proposed commercial development of historic London park.

1995
Yves Klein Interactive, a CD-ROM Interactive exploration of the life of the French Artist.

April 1994
Happy Valley, short film. Shown at following festivals: Sao Paolo One-Minute film festival (1994), FFOFF Film Festival, Nice (March 1994), Videoformes, Clermond-Ferrand, France, Glasgow New Visions short film festival (April 1994).


Mini stories/ prints

June 2007
michael by the pool. The Barrymore pool tragedy.

January 2007
Kenezuela. Fact/ fiction graphic story describing Ken Livingstone trip to Cuba.

November 2006. Like bees around a honeypot. Short graphic story about a lonely woman stalked by supermarket delivery drivers.

August 2006. Shirley Bassey story. Short biography online of the legendary diva, where you can mix your own custom version.


Publications

February 2014
Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies

February 2015
MixDigital- Bath Spa University. Paper accepted on ‘The Augmented Book: Sherwood Rise’.

November 2016
MINA Conference, Melbourne, Australia. Academic paper accepted on mobile AR storytelling.