Carl has an interest in a broad range of design areas and has worked for a number of years teaching on various Animation and Design programmes at the University of Sunderland. He has a particular interest in using coding and technology to enhance creative expression and is currently in the final stage of a PhD exploring generative processes in design.
His most recent work has involved using Arduino based drawing machines to create abstract patterns based on data. Other interest areas include VJ-ing, photography and videography, the production of 2D and 3D motion graphics, to various physical computing projects including turning an old typewriter into a Bluetooth keyboard. In his spare time,
Carl is restoring a 1961 Land Rover that he describes as having a comforting lack of any modern technology.