Jake Astbury Bio
Jake Astbury trained at Central St Martins College of Art & Design (1993 - 1996) under the tuition of artist filmmakers Mary Pat-Leece, John Smith, Tina Keene and Vera Neubauer.
Jake's creative practice spans 30 years. He has worked both as an industry professional and as a practicing artist.
Jake's work has been broadcast and exhibited in festivals and galleries in the UK and internationally.
As a practitioner, Jake has often occupied a unique space as a key collaborator with other makers and artists working in moving image, such as Helena Astbury, Linda Persson, Noor Afsham Mirza & Brad Butler.
In 2016 Jake was awarded the David Tinker Prize by Contemporary Arts Society Wales for his fine art installation proposal DeadCinema66.
In recent times Jake has completed a trilogy of experimental narrative films based London.