Pinewood Studios – Underwater Stage ‘Mayan Temple set’

Art Director – John West

(Production photos from  ’47 Meters Down: Uncaged’ 2019)

Pinewood Studios

The dive team were kind enough to be photographed with me (third from left – blue fins)


A small selection of my credits includes the following:

John West CV PDF


Film and TV Drama

Gangs Of London 2 – Art Director – Pulse Films / Sky Atlantic

Moonhaven – Supervising Art Director – AMC Dublin

Silverpoint – Supervising Art Director – Zodiakkids / BBC TV / ZDF

Save The Cinema – Art Director – Sky Films / Future Artist Entertainment

Red White And Blue – Art Director – Blue Beat productions / BBC TV

Education – Art Director – Blue Beat Productions

The Reckoning – Art Director – Fourth Culture Film

47 Meters Down: The Next Chapter (2019) – Art Director

Torvill and Dean (2018) – feature film – Art Director – ITV

Victoria (2016) Art Director. Mammoth Screen Ltd for ITV

Whisky Galore (2016) – feature film (a new version of the famous Ealing Comedy)
Draughtsman for Whisky Galore Movie Ltd.

Broadchurch (Series two). Kudos (Broadchurch) Limited
Model Designer/Set Designer.  Production Designer: Simon Rogers

Outlander (Starz TV – America) LBP Outlander
Set Design/Art Director.   Production Designer: John Gary Steele

Before I Go To Sleep
Art Director for re-shoot of the Ridley Scott feature film co-production.
Production Designer: Jonathan Lee.

Art Director for horror feature film. Production Designer: Jon Bunker.

Art Director for comedy feature film for Director: Shaun Magher.

Doctors (BBC TV)
Art Director.   Production Designer: Francis Boyle



 Art Director for Aderans Hair Centre advert for DTV

 Art Director for Lady’s Insurance adverts for Norwich Union Insurance

Concept Artist for Hubba Bubba Gum adverts for Aardman Animations

Concept Artist for Duracell Battery adverts for Aardman Animations

Art Director for Idents for Sony Entertainments Channel for Stars and Heroes

Art Director for Aspria PRO (Hannover)

Art Director for Sky Italia

John West – latest CV

David Bryan – renowned international Production Designer
“John West is a World Class Art Director”

Further training taken in…
Head Of Department – Film Budgeting

*Please note I have successfully completed the ScreenSkills learning module ‘Coronovirus Basic Awareness On Production’

John West Certificate Of Completion


Please note that I have a current Irish Passport, so can work in the EU without restriction!

British Film Designers Guild Awards 2017

BFDG Certificate

I feel honoured to have been presented with this Certificate Of Excellence from the British Film Designers Guild for my work on ‘Victoria’. The production won best TV drama / short series.

Irish Passport Image
RTS Yorkshire Award

Royal Television
Society  Awards
Yorkshire Awards 2017

Awarded for Professional Excellence: Drama & Comedy Production

Production And Design Team