Barbara Keating- Director E CLIPS New Media Art and Training.

Barbara is a New Media artist and Apple Certified Trainer in Final Cut Pro, with a fresh perspective on teaching software skills in context.


Digital media site specific installation/performance.

Editing.Motion Graphics.

Apple Certified Final Cut Pro trainer 7 -X.....20 years teaching experience- Higher Ed....FE  ....Broadcast editors,Visual artists, Theatre.

Apple Certified end user : FCP 4- to FCPX, Motion,DVDStudioPro . Fresh innovative approach to teaching, drawing on fine arts background

Experience of wide variety of capture methods e.g. mobile phones, GPS etc. for many different outputs indoor and outdoor, and non-screen based projections

Video Conferencing

Textile designer/maker

Community Arts projects

Qualified Mentor 2012

Recent work

This Land These Walls- Projection mapping onto Tantallon Castle . Lammermuir Festival http://www.lammermuirfestival.co.uk/event/tantallon-these-lands-this-wall-2012. Rand B Group and Culture Creative. 17.09.2012.

An iteration of the River Project “Rhumb Lines” is being negotiated for Shimmer, South Tyneside Council, Port of Tyne International Ferry Terminal, the Thames. In collaboration with: with Sam Keating http://midibounce.net/ and  James McAleer www.steadi-red.com

100 Faces with ALan Lyddiard. showing at Royal Opera House Covent Garden with Streetwise Opera.http://www.alanlyddiard.com/  It’s on Vimeo, but email me for password

Novas Zembla Project for Sian Bowen http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/sd/academic/sass/about/arts/staff/sbowen/  http://www.rijksmuseum.nl/tentoonstellingen/nova-zembla?lang=enwork exhibited at Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam and Frueshorge Gallery in Berlin.

James Johnson   “Psalm 56” http://vimeo.com/36023315   Short film shot on Red One for first time director

Past works

Site specific and touring works with theatre and dance. Over the years I’ve worked on self initiated projects, public art commissions and community projects since 1993. The Prince-with John Cobb.

Some Group shows:

Graze, GOTM,NE4,Signals, Middlesborough Open (first prize winner)

Clients have included IKON gallery in Birmingham, Newcastle City Council, Hartlepool Borough Council, Dance City, BiMa, Debbi Purtill,Guiness Trust, Stockton Borough Council.

Some Group shows:

Graze, GOTM,NE4,Signals, Middlesborough Open (first prize winner)


Barbara teaches in many AATCEs  across the UK.

Past as a VL: Northumbria University, Sunderland University, Cleveland College of  Art and Design, Gateshead College, City of Sunderland College.

Mentoring at Digital City, Industrial Advisory Group at CCAD,

Apple Certified end user courses at Northern School of Sound, Transmedia, Teesside University, Alchemea, Derby University Creative Exchange,The Bridge Media Training  and other AATC/e s


The Cyrenians, Alan Lyddiard, Sian Bowen, The Sage Gateshead, Sage Software,CRUMB at Sunderland University,Kamtronik Games,WOWDigital Media,Newcastle City Council,Northern School of Sound, Explore Music at The Sage Gateshead, Open University of Tanzania, Tony Glover Film and Media

Education and Qualifications

NEMTC Film And TV Media Course

M.A.Fine Art University of Northumbria Distinction

Tapestry Course Edinburgh College of Art

Central School of Art and Design. B.A. Hons. Textile Design.

Foundation Diploma Hartlepool College of Art

Technical Qualifications

Apple Certified Trainer Final Cut Pro X Level 1 and 2

Apple Certified Trainer Final Cut Pro

Apple Certified Master Pro Final Cut Studio

NEMTC Film and Media Course. Prior to this I’d trained and worked as a textile designer / maker of bespoke wearables and furnishings.