Staff Directory

Last Updated


01522 83 5233
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Clive McCarthy

Clive McCarthy spent his childhood in Osnabrück Germany and has lived in various cities across the UK. Initially a student of Lincoln Art Collage in the early eighties, he returned to education first with De Montfort University then to study a Masters in Art with Lincoln and Humberside University. His research over the past five years has been closely linked to teaching practice. He sees himself primarily as an image maker with a lens based educational background, looking at the cultural, economic, ethical, global positioning of the artist/designer within the past ten years and the relationship with the intended audience or client, the implications on teaching Interactive design based media now and in the immediate future is immeasurable.?

Department Responsibilities

Senior Lecturer, Digital Media Lincoln School of Film & Media

Subject Specialism

Digital Design, Sonics, Photography


  • HND in Lens Based Media, 1997, De Montfort University — De Montfort University, 97
  • MA Design in Digital Design, 2005, University of Lincoln — University of Lincoln, 05

Orcid ID


Research Interests

  • 3d

  • Arduino

  • creative coding

  • Drawing

  • film and television

  • Interaction Design

  • interactive workshops and installations

  • live coding

  • on-line learning

  • Painting

  • Photography

  • Raspbian

  • Social Media

  • sound generation

  • User Interface Design

Research in the Lincoln Repository