Creativity for art and industry

John Davies brings pleasure to people and practical benefits to organisations.

  • Enjoyment and entertainment
  • Cultural change and renaissance
  • Insight and understanding
  • Quality and clarity

John writes for the page, for the stage & performance, and for the screen.

He produces and directs award-winning films & videos and other creative arts and media projects.

His experience and understanding means that he can help you tackle naming, branding, marketing and communication challenges too.

Explore this website and discover his work in both the arts and industry

If you're looking for John's alter ego Shedman, you'll find him here

Latest news

March 2012

Research results

John's video for Brighton Clinical Research Unit (through CMC) helped win £3m funding for the unit. That follows a similarly successful video for Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre (via Media Studio, Addenbrookes) that helped achieve increased government funding.

azul international magazine

John's translation of Dutch poet Ineke Holzhaus' poem Door de polder (Through the tulip fields) appears in the new edition of azul magazine. azul is published twice a year for free, but please apply by email to:

Univideo - one for all

Working with Cricket, the brand and communications agency he co-founded, John's new corporate video brand Univideo got off to a flying start! Click here to see the results!

Brighton Fringe

Over 70 years Moss Rich wrote his wife love poems on birthdays and anniversaries. John is now adapting a selection of these poems (published by Pighog Press as A Lifetime of Love) for a live performance during Brighton Fringe. He's also developing his Shed Show for Brighton & Edinburgh.


A fascinating booklet from Pighog Press acompanied by video sequences of poet Clare Best's performance.