visualdisplayunit.org is the home of Nottingham based digital artist, musician and technician Noel Murphy.
Working in both visual and sonic arts, projects revolve around an interest in science/art cross overs.
Recent projects include interactive installations in Paris, Birmingham, Sheffield ,and Nottingham.
Working as a producer for art events Noel was the Co Director for Frameworks Raise The Roof festival held at Nottingham Contemporary, and is a producer for the World Event Young Artists EU funded Park In Progress residency.
Musically Noel is one half of acclaimed electronica duo Wauvenfold (Wichita Records/EMI), has released solo work under the name Bury&Disinter(UK and Japan) and more recently a mini album under the VDU moniker.
Noel has performed live in some of the UK’s most stunning venues, including The Baltic (BBC radio 3), the V&A museum (Rough Trade), and Eastnor Castle (Big Chill festival), and even did a Peel session with wauvenfold.
6+ years as projectionist and A/V technician for one to the UK’s leading independent cinemas, working with 35m film and all forms of digital projection systems and servers.
Tour projectionist and technician for Paul Merton’s Silent Clowns.
Numerous film festivals and conferences.