Fine Art

Find a Fine Art Supervisor

Before you apply, contact a supervisor for discussion on possible research projects. This will allow you to frame your proposal to align with established disciplines and areas of supervisor capacity.

  • Dr Deidre Brollo: printmaking, artist's books and installation; perception and memory
  • Dr Faye Neilson: 3D art and its theoretical discourse, particularly in relation to contemporary art practice and installation; object materiality, analogy and signification with reference to the domestic environment, especially in the reworking of traditional fibres-textiles processes
  • Mr Kris Smith: digital media and multi-media practice; digital animation; digital photomedia; hybrid photomedia; time-lapse photography; traditional photomedia; pre-cinema time-lapse photography, modernist films of the 1920s, investigating time as the fourth dimension in art
  • Dr Una Rey: fourth dimension in art Australian contemporary art practices including painting, art writing, intercultural and cross-cultural practices (non-Indigenous and Aboriginal); landscape and narrative.

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