Jean Poole* is a video director based in Melbourne, Australia. His interests include real-time video, and the relationship between sound and image, especially in a performance context. Recently this has emphasised exploring space and atmosphere through projection mapping, and multi-screen projections – for theatre, performance and installations.
He has performed and produced video material as ‘Jean Poole’ for various events, artists and festivals in most Australian capital cities as well as Istanbul, Barcelona, Berlin, Los Angeles, Porto, Rome, Jakarta and many cities in Mexico. He sometimes lectures and tutors digital media @ RMIT, Melbourne Uni, Swinburne Uni & VCA.
Many moons ago, he co-founded and directed the annual Electrofringe festival in Newcastle.
He currently freelances from a Brunswick studio on a range of video and audiovisual performances / productions / projections.
Example video projects – concert visuals for Ania Reynolds, concert visuals for Hermitude, Live Video for Gotye, projections for MONA festivals
Example music videos – The Mexican Music Man, Adam Simmons and TZU
Example video for Theatre – In Between Two, Trapper, Lullaby Movements, Dr Seuss vs Elefant Traks
Example video work for clients – filming + documentation, advertisements, informational animations, book promotional videos, etc
Example cinematography – interviews / music videos / event documentation
Enquiries / consultation:
sean .. at .. skynoise.net
+61 0422 469690
[[*Jean Poole is a pen-name and video performance name, imagined by a good friend as a French spy character in ‘some kind of biotech espionage movie’. I asked to use it, and it stuck. Birth name = ‘Sean Healy’.]]