Dave is a poet and performer.  As a member of the Remix he performed in Breathe, at the Opening of the Olympics at Weymouth and travelled to Brazil, to work with disability dance groups there.

Dave has also performed his poetry at the opening of the Paralympic games in Weymouth as part of the 'Seen but Seldom Heard' project and at Funky Llama Festival, Plymouth Theatre Royal. Dave was a Fixer on ITV Meridian in 2014 where he explored perceptions of disability and asked people not to write off wheelchair users.  He has written a book of poetry called the Shouting Mute and made several films. Dave is involved in several Diverse City projects including The Complete Freedom of Truth, an international arts project, Extraordinary Bodies Young Artists company and Dave documents through poetry and film the work of Extraordinary Bodies.