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Biography

Glenn Henderson is an artist educator currently teaching sculpture, drawing and painting. His personal research revolves around drawing having three dimensional possibilities. This investigation involves multidisciplinary approaches to artmaking including sound and time-based installation.

Qualifications

  • Master of Fine Art, University of Newcastle, 03/09/2009
  • Graduate Diploma of Art, Newcastle College of Advanced Education, 08/05/1981
  • Diploma of Art, Newcastle College of Advanced Education, 02/05/1980

Research

Research keywords

  • Installation
  • Sound
  • Space

Research expertise

Research into the spatialisation of drawing, utilising sound as an integral element of three dimensional composition.

This research will provide new knowledge in relation to the understanding of sound in both urban and rural spaces, it will be of assistance particularly in architectural spaces and in the creation of a healthy sound environment which will be beneficial for the users of such spaces.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
130201Creative Arts, Media And Communication Curriculum And Pedagogy100

Invitations

Visiting fellow
Leeds University UK, United Kingdom (Visiting Fellow Leeds University 2005)
2005

Collaboration

1996 ARC Grant, Iconography of Newcastle, with Gilchrist and Nikoleski

Administrative

Administrative expertise

I have co-ordinated various areas within my School including three and two dimensional studies. I have also co-ordinated the Honours students and run the School Gallery .

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Sculpture

Teaching expertise

I am proficient in teaching sculptural techniques, drawing , painting and printmaking. I am also very familiar with the contemporary art context and can provide my students with an understanding of this.

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Publications

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Creative Work (13 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Henderson GD, Marked, Drawing Now, Cessnock Regional Art Gallery (2013)
2013Henderson GD, Songs From Salisbury, Art Systems Wickham (2013)
2009Henderson GD, Ocean's Edge, University of Newcastle Gallery (2009)
2008Henderson GD, Forsythes Collectors Care Art Exhibition, Front Room Gallery, Newcastle (2008) [J2]
2000Henderson GD, Five Red Songs, University of Wollongong, University of Wollongong Gallery (2000) [J2]
2000Henderson GD, Masters and Apprentices, Lake Macquarie City Gallery, Lake Macquarie City Gallery (2000) [J2]
2000Henderson GD, Constructing Futures, Newcastle Region Gallery, Newcastle Region Gallery (2000) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Drawn from Italy, Anne Von Bertouch, Von Bertouch Galleries (1999) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Mini Print, International Print Exchange Exhibition. USA, As Above, Purdue University, Lafayette. IN USA (1999) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Rim, As above, School of Fine Art Gallery (1999) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Soundscape Do You Remember Exhibition, Debra Abrahams Director, Lake MacQuarie City Gallery (1999) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Still Life in 3 Parts "Outbreak Exhibition, As above, School of Fine Art Gallery (1999) [J2]
1999Henderson GD, Recent Drawings, Robert Ward, University College,Bretton Hall University of Leeds, UK (1999) [J2]
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Grants and Funding

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Number of grants4
Total funding$33,150

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1999 (1 grants)

'Counterpoint' An experimental investigation into the use of sound as an essential element in spatialised drawing.$7,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Mr Glenn Henderson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$7,00019991999
GNo:G0178118

1996 (2 grants)

An iconography of Newcastle through sculptural forms - a sense of place$14,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Graham Gilchrist, Associate Professor Vlase Nikoleski, Mr Glenn Henderson
SchemeRole
Small GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$14,00019961996
GNo:G0175758

Sculptor in Residence, University of Leeds and creation of major sculpture for the Yorkshire Sculpture Park$4,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Mr Glenn Henderson
SchemeRole
Special Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$4,00019961996
GNo:G0176558

1995 (1 grants)

Sound-Form Investigation$8,150
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Mr Glenn Henderson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$8,15019951995
GNo:G0174991
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2006M Fine Art [R]Co-SupervisorModern Mythmaking in Contemporary Narrative Sculpture
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Mr Glenn Henderson

Work Phone(02) 4921 6263
Fax(02) 4921 6909
Email
PositionLecturer
School of Creative Arts
Faculty of Education and Arts
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaFine Art
Office
AT29,
Fine Art,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/glenn-henderson