Neil Pedder

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Specialist Subject Areas

Video editing – Premiere Pro
Audio editing – Audition
VFX – After Effects
PA systems and lighting


BA (hons)
Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Authority (AFHEA)


Neil studied sonic art in the early ’80s for his BA and exhibited at the New Contemporaries Exhibition in ’84, gaining an MA in 1991. A lifelong musician, he has played with numerous bands, principally The Heavy Quartet which finally called it a day after 36 years and sixteen albums in 2019. He has also worked as a sound and lighting engineer, finishing with a ten year residency at Clwb Ifor Bach in Cardiff till 2000. Neil started work as a Audio Visual Technician in 1990 and has been a fixture in CSAD ever since. His own practice is currently with multi-monitor video installations.

Principal Publications and/or Exhibitions

“Sonic Drawing” performed at Tactile Bosch Studios 13/11/2010. The recording was shown for the rest of the “Tenure” Exhibition until Jan 2011.
“Waterfalls” at ‘Outside In’ exhibition CSAD 2018
“Oceans” at ‘Stare at it and it’ll disappear’ exhibition CSAD 2019 “Forests” at ‘Illuminations’ exhibition CSAD 2020