David has taught and run workshops at Prague Quadrennial 2015, Royal College of Art, Queen Mary University of London, University of Surrey, University of Winchester and is visiting Lecturer at The School of Performance and Cultural Industries, University of Leeds.

SELECTIVE MEDIA

Leeds Living, ‘Experience the Element’  http://leedsliving.co.uk/editorial/the-weather-cafe-experience-the-elements

Blouin Art, ‘The Weather Cafe responses to the emotional climate of the city’  http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1349429/the-weather-cafe-responds-to-emotional-climates-in-leeds-uk

Yorkshire Evening Post, ‘The Weather Cafe First Look Video’, http://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/video-first-look-at-leeds-s-new-major-artwork-the-weather-cafe-1-7760877 (2016)

The Space, A Growing Problem – Art and Climate Change, (2015)
http://www.thespace.org/news/view/catherine-love-eco-art-digital-technology|

Huffington Post, Immersive Theatre: David Shearing ‘The Weather Machine’, (2015)
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/katie-beswick/the-weather-machine_b_6623384.html

BBC NEWS, ‘Is London the capital of new escapism?, (2014)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-29613260

Sky Academy Profile, Sky (2014)
http://www.sky.com/academy/recipients_2014/article/303 

IdeasTaps, ‘Sky Academy Scholarship Interview’ (2014)
http://www.ideastap.com/IdeasMag/all-articles/sky-academy-arts-scholarships-update-david-shearing

World Stage Design Announcement, School of Performance and Cultural Industries.
http://www.pci.leeds.ac.uk/news/david-shearing-wins-global-award-for-installation-design/ 

Culture Vulture, ‘and it all comes down to this… preview’ (2012)
http://theculturevulture.co.uk/blog/radar/and-it-all-comes-down-to-this/

PUBLICATIONS

Shearing, D, (2017), ‘Audience Immersion, Mindfulness and the Experience of Scenography’, in McKinney JE; Palmer SD (eds.), Scenography Expanded: An Introduction to Contemporary Performance Design.  Performance and Design.  London: Bloomsbury Methuen. (In preparation)

Shearing, D (2015), ‘Audience Immersion and the Experience of Scenography’ (PhD), University of Leeds.

Shearing, D, (2015) ‘Immersive theatre: the voyeur within‘, in Rodosthenous G (eds.)  Theatre as Voyeurism: The Pleasure(s) of watching. Palgrave Macmillan (2015)

Shearing, D (2014), ‘Scenographic Landscapes’, Studies in Theatre and Performance, Routledge  pp 1-15,
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14682761.2013.877291 

Shearing, D (2013), ‘This rise of immersive theatre puts design in the spotlight’, World Stage Design,
http://www.wsd2013.com/blog-category/this-rise-of-immersive-theatre-puts-design-in-the-spotlight/

 

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