Dr. James McArdle, Artist/Researcher/Teacher
Academic: Associate Professor in the Image: Photography/Graphics,
Associate Head International and Regional Development,
Photography Discipline Co-ordinator,
School of Communication & Creative Arts, Faculty of Arts & Education, Deakin University
School of Communication & Creative Arts, Faculty of Arts & Education,
Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125
Tel: +61 3 924 68234
Mobile: 0459 690 707
2004 PhD, Media Arts, RMIT University, Melbourne.
1994 Master of Fine Art, Melbourne University,
1980 Diploma of Education Hawthorn College of Advanced Education,
1976 Diploma of Art & Design Prahran College of Advanced Education
solo shows in bold,
(cat.) signifies a published catalogue
2012 27 April – 1 May Exhibitor at Vondelbunker, Amsterdam in assocation with conference workshop Extremely Close and Incredibly Slow Universiteit van Amsterdam 28-30 Mar 2012
2012 14-31 March ‘Second Nature’ joint solo exhibition with Lorena Carrington Stephen McLaughlan Gallery Melbourne, Level 8 Nicholas Building 37 Swanston St, Melbourne.
2011 Sept 16 – Nov 15 ‘Im/Mobile’ Photo Media in Light Boxes (Cycle 1 + 2) White Street Projects, Frankston, Melbourne (funded by Arts Victoria and Frankston City Council). http://www.whitestreetproject.org/node/84
2011 27 Apr – 14 May ‘Circle’, Stephen McLaughlan Gallery Melbourne, Level 8 Nicholas Building 37 Swanston St, Melbourne. Group show with Daniel Armstrong, Lynden Bobbitt, Lorena Carrington, Melinda Capp , Meredith Capp, Susan Gordon, James McArdle. Curated by Melinda Capp.
2011 1 Apr – 31 May ‘Fruiting Bodies’. Castlemaine State Festival sponsored collaborative exhibition with Lorena Carrington. http://castlemainefestival.com.au/2011/emag/ p.42
2009 7th October – 22nd October Creative Imperatives – Phyllis Palmer Gallery, School of Visual Arts & Design, La Trobe University, Bendigo.
2009 27 March – 5 April 2009, Invited artist Castlemaine State Festival. 2009 Castlemaine Visual Arts Biennial
“The Art of Making: Invention & Artisanship” http://www.castlemainefestival.com.au/2009-festival/venueandartists.html http://www.castlemainefestival.com.au/2009-festival/theartofmaking.html
2008 Sat 05 Apr – Sun 18 May, Finalist 2008 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award Gold Coast City Art Gallery
2008 March 20 – April 27: Crosstalk – cross-faculty visual art and design research connections, View St Arts Centre Bendigo
2007 6 July – 6 Aug Joint Show with Daniel Armstrong Azimuth Phyllis Palmer Gallery, Bendigo (cat.)
2007 July 17 – October 21, Horsham Regional Art Gallery, TWO’S COMPANY, THREE’S A CROWD (Federation Room)
Photographs from the collection – images of couples, group scenes, crowd scenes, etc. including works by Bruce Postle, Carol Jerrems, David Moore, Matthew Sleeth, James McArdle and Max Dupain. Curated by HRAG Curator, Trevor Smith
2005 Albury City Art Gallery 2005 National Photographic Purchase Award 3 August – 4 September
2004 April: solo show at Smyrnios Gallery, Prahran, Melbourne
2004 March: solo show “Vortex”, Phyllis Palmer Gallery Bendigo.
2003 October 31 – December 12, ENERGEX Contemporary Art Prize exhibition, The ENERGEX Arbour South Bank, Brisbane (Judges’ “Highly Commended”)
2003October 1 – 4, exhibition component of ANNUAL ACUADS CONFERENCE Survey of Current art and design research and practice within Australian tertiary art and design schools at Tasmanian School of Art, University of Tasmania, Hobart.
2002 solo show “Lost and Found”, October Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Photography Gallery
2002 March/April Gold Coast Ulrick Schubert Photographic Art Award exhibition
2002 22 Feb “Patterns in Conversation” School of Mines Gallery Castlemaine
2001 solo show “Vortex ” Bendigo Art Gallery 29 September to 28th October
2000/1 LONG DISTANCE touring group show, Phyllis Palmer Gallery, Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, Span Galleries, Melbourne Feb 19 – Mar 3 2001
2000 Celebrating the Exquisite Corpse Bendigo Art Gallery 10 June – 3 September 2000 Touring Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery – 25 September – 16 November 2001, Ararat Gallery Inc. – 16 December 2001 – 27 January 2002, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne, Monash Gallery of Art – 10 May – 24 June 2001; curator: Anonda Bell
2000 Contemporary Australian Photography from the Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Phyllis Palmer Gallery La Trobe University Bendigo
2000 “A Day in the Life of Bendigo” Penfolds Art Gallery 1-29 March
1999 July 14 – 30 “Out of Memory: An Exhibition of Contemporary Photography” SMB Campus Gallery Space, University of Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria.
1999 “Compass” Phyllis Palmer Gallery La Trobe University Bendigo
1999 Castlemaine State Festival “Compass”
1999 Staff Show Phyllis Palmer Gallery La Trobe University Bendigo
1998/9 The Day in the Life of Ararat project, Ararat Regional Gallery
1998 9×5 by Twenty Five: Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence Victorian College of the Arts
1997 survey show at the Inaugural Bendigo Arts Festival
1997 Artists’ Books La Trobe University Art Museum Bundoora
1997 The City of Hobart Prize exhibition (by invitation)
1996 Castlemaine State Festival untitled solo show
1996 La Trobe Visual Arts Staff Exhibition Phyllis Palmer Gallery (cat.)
1995 ‘Likeness’ curated by Susan Fereday. Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne (cat.)
1995 Songs of Experience – drawings – Togs Gallery, Castlemaine.
1994 1994 Castlemaine State Festival “Consolation” (cat.)
1994 Tog’s Gallery, Castlemaine, drawings
1994 Waverley City Gallery “Our Family Photos” (cat.)
1994 group show, La Trobe University, Bendigo
1993/4 “Beneath the Shadow” traveling exhibition, Various Photographers, Horsham Art Gallery, Hamilton Art Gallery, Mildura Arts Centre, Shepparton Art Gallery, Castlemaine Art Gallery, Sale Regional Art Gallery, La Trobe Valley Arts Centre.
1993 MCA Gallery, Gertrude St. Fitzroy (cat.)
1993 La Trobe University College of Northern Victoria 1992 cat.)
1993 Kyneton Arts Festival
1992 Castlemaine State Festival (cat.)
1992 Horsham Regional Gallery “The Helix” (cat.)
1992 “Recent Acquisitions” Exhibitions Gallery, Waverley (cat.)
1991/2 Alpha Hall Gallery, Daylesford
1991 “Castlemaine Artists” Alpha Hall Gallery, Daylesford – group show
1991 “Marks” traveling group show, Mildura Regional Gallery, La Trobe University Gallery. (cat.)
1991 Victorian Centre For Photography, “Artists By Artists” (cat.)
1991 Wallace Brothers Gallery, Castlemaine, ”The Last Picture Show”
1991 Bulletin/Mumm Award Traveling exhibition
National Gallery Of Victoria
The Brisbane City Art Gallery (cat.)
1991 Joint Survey Show with Julie Millowick “Positive/Negative” Bendigo Regional Gallery (cat.)
1991 Stare Gallery , Victoria College, Prahran – solo show “Relationships” (cat.)
1990 Castlemaine Festival – solo show- “Faces and Souls” (cat.)
1990 solo show “The Tilted Plane” Artists Space Gallery, Fitzroy. (cat.)
1990 BCAE Staff Show (cat.)
1990 solo show Alpha Hall Gallery
1990 Bulletin/Mumm Champagne Award, Traveling Exhibition. Art Gallery of New South Wales (cat.)
1989 9”x5” Exhibition, Castlemaine Art Gallery
1989 Broken Hill – Eastend Gallery – Drawings
1989 15 Bendigo Artists, Bendigo Regional Gallery (cat.)
1989 Artspace Group Show
1988 Artspace Christmas Show – group show
1988 “Kew Living ‘88” – project, exhibition and publication (cat.)
1988 Australian College of Photography Art and Communication Gallery
1987 “Polygraph Tests” Roar Studios (cat.)
1986 Roar Studios – 3 group shows
1985 “Uproar” – Roar Studios (cat.)
1984 Group Show – Roar Studios
1983 Group Shows – Roar Studios
1977 “Implications” – Gryphon Gallery, Melbourne University
1976 AMP Gallery, Collins Street Melbourne – Prahran College of Advanced Education Student Photography Exhibition
Work in COLLECTIONS
House of G.H. Mumm Collection, Rheims, France
National Gallery of Victoria
Australian Centre for the Moving Image
La Trobe State Library, Melbourne
Bendigo Regional Art Gallery
Horsham Regional Art Gallery
Kew City (Boorondoorah) Council, Melbourne
City of Ararat Regional Art Gallery
Yarra Valley Anglican School
Bethlehem Home and Hospital Bendigo
BIBLIOGRAPHY: Selected Reviews and Catalogues of exhibitions by James McArdle
De Bruyn, D. “Visceral Intuition, Critical Thought : On The Power of the Technical Image in ‘Azimuth’”, realtime 83/Feb-March 2008 (available online http://www.realtimearts.net/article/83/8910)
Bendigo Advertiser Thurs July 19 2007 p 22 “Regional View”
JTaylor, James Bendigo Advertiser Wed Aug 1 2007 p 5 News
Chester, Rodney “Artistic lecturer snaps up photography award” Courier –Mail, Brisbane 31Oct 2003
Fitzgibbon, Leanne ‘Focused’ Antiques and Art in Victoria August/September 2001
Bendigo Art Gallery Newsletter Exhibitions October – November 2001
Focus Magazine Spring 2001
Lynne Haultain “Long Distance” ABC Radio Monday February 19, 2001
Dr Juliette MJ Peers Artlink Volume 20 no 4, 2000, 69-70 2pp Review “Celebrating the Exquisite Corpse”
Robert Nelson “Making the corpse exquisite, with style” The Age Sunday 13 August 2000
Anonda Bell “Celebrating the Exquisite Corpse” catalogue [Bendigo, Vic.] : Bendigo Art Gallery, June 2000. ISBN 0949215260
Sheridan Palmer: ‘Long Distance’ artists working regionally, Catalogue essay, La Trobe University, Bendigo, July 2000
Low, D. W. (1996). ‘The celebration of difference’ Rev. of Beyond the Divide: edited by Sue Gillett, Island Magazine, 69, 29-33
Freda Freiberg ‘Life in the Art of the Australian Male’ The Age 25 April 1995 p.11;
Anne Marsh Herald / Sun 5 April 1995;
Victoria Harrison Melbourne Weekly 1 May 1995
Susan Fereday catalogue essay ‘Likeness’, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne 1995
Jane Rantall Castlemaine Mail 15 June 1995 p. 11.
Liz Hastings ABC Regional Radio ‘Arts Roundup’ 8 June 1995
Mary-Lou Jelbert, ABC National Radio, Arts National, 10 Aug. 1993
Robin Gower Professional Photography Australia October 1991 p. 15
Glenda Thompson – The Bulletin/Mumm Cordon Rouge Champagne Photographic Awards 1990 The Bulletin (Sydney) 6 Nov. 1990 p. 94-98.
Greg Neville, ‘A World of Fragments and Isolated Parts’, The Age, 9 Aug.1990, p.14.
Commonwealth National Library (Australia). Film Division, National Library of Australia. Film Division, National Library of Australia. Film Collection and Services and National Library., National Film Collection (1969). Australian films. National Library of Australia p.218
2008 Finalist 2008 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
2005 finalist National Photographic Purchase Award, Albury Art Gallery
2005 finalist Gold Coast Ulrick Schubert Photographic Art Award
2003 finalist and “Judges’ Highly Commended” in ENERGEX Contemporary Art Prize Award and Exhibtion, The ENERGEX Arbour South Bank, Brisbane
2002 finalist Gold Coast Ulrick Schubert Photographic Art Award
2002 La Trobe University Bendigo International Conference Travel Grant (Canada)
2001 Arts Victoria Touring Exhibitions Grant
2000 La Trobe University Bendigo Research Grant, “Phiction, an Evaluation”
1999 La Trobe University Bendigo International Conference Travel Grant (South Africa)
1997 finalist The City of Hobart Prize
1990, Bulletin/Mumm Cordon Rouge Award First Prize, major European travel grant.
1994/5 La Trobe University Bendigo Research Grant, “The Star”
1995 SCAEF Grant. Multimedia
1988 Visual Arts Board Grants, Kew Living Project
1977 Visual Arts Board Grant, Brotherhood of St Laurence documentary project
2009 7th October – 22nd October Creative Imperatives – Phyllis Palmer Gallery, School of Visual Arts & Design, La Trobe University, Bendigo.
2008 June 5 – July 13 : Embodied: Representations of land and gender in the photography of Donna Bailey and Norman Lindsay, Visual Arts Centre Bendigo.
2008 March 20 – April 27: Crosstalk – cross-faculty visual art and design research connections, View St Arts Centre Bendigo.
2001 “phiction: lies, illusion and the phantasm in photography” touring exhibition curated for Horsham Regional Art Gallery. Tour of eleven venues funded by Victorian State Government.
2000 “On the Edge: photographs from South Africa” Phyllis Palmer Gallery La Trobe University Bendigo curated from the collection of the South African National Museum.
2000 ‘Contemporary Australian Photography from the Horsham Regional Art Gallery’, Phyllis Palmer Gallery La Trobe University Bendigo, curated for Horsham Regional Art Gallery.
1986-1988 Curator, Roar Studios, Fitzroy, Melbourne.
Ongoing coordination, curating, of tertiary student exhibitions: local, regional, interstate, international.
REFEREED CONFERENCE PAPERS
2012 20th – 22nd June 2012 ‘The liminal wilderness of railway corridors’ at Tasmanian School of Art (UTAS) Conference Imaging Nature II, Tarraleah, Tasmania.
2012 Participant in Extremely Close and Incredibly Slow Universiteit van Amsterdam 28-30 Mar 2012
2012 Drawing Out 2102 (London Mar 28-30)
2011 21 – 23 September 2011, ‘Photography at the Chiasm”, The Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools (ACUADS) Conference ‘CREATIVITY: brain – mind – body’ at School of Art, Research School of the Humanities and the Arts, Australian National University; Faculty of Art and Design, University of Canberra http://acuads.com.au/static/files/assets/812862b5/2011Conference__Program.pdf
2010 25-27 June 2010. “Gyration” at ‘Emerging Landscapes’ Conference – a joint venture of the School of Architecture and the Built Environment and the School of Media, Arts and Design, University of Westminster, Marylebone Campus, London UK
2009 Thursday 26 November – Saturday 28 November, “Gyration – Being In Space” presented at Art Association of Australia and New Zealand at The Australian National University Conference 2009.
2009 30 September – 2 October 2009 ‘’Incidental, reflective and pragmatic acts of research in the transition to higher degrees” presented at ACUADS 2009 Conference: Interventions in the Public Domain Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland.
2009 30 September – 2 October 2009 ‘Fidelity and Phantasmagoria’ presented at ACUADS 2009 Conference: Interventions in the Public Domain Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland.
2009 15 –17 April. “Doubling and Convergence: novel models of vision and sense of space.” presented at Framing Time And Place: Repeats & Returns In Photography Conference, University of Plymouth http://www.plymouth.ac.uk/files/extranet/docs/FoA/FRAMING%20TIME%20AND%20PLACE%20FULL%20PROGRAMME.pdf
2008 26-28 November 2008, “Lost in the Bush” presented at International Australian Studies Association Conference 2008, “New Voices, New Visions: Challenging Australian identities and legacies” Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane. http://inasa.org/images/stories/inasa-conference2008-abstracts-17nov.pdf
2009 4 December 2008 “Nitty-grit in the classroom: A photo-journalism project” presented at La Trobe University Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Colloquium 2008 http://www.latrobe.edu.au/teaching/assets/downloads/colloq-program-2008.pdf
2008 1-3 October 2008, joint paper “Researching a new Photojournalism paradigm in connecting industry professionals with regional students” presented at ACUADS 2008 Conference “Sites of activity / On the edge”. South Australian School of Art (University of South Australia) Adelaide, South Australia
2008 25 July – 3 August. ‘25 July – 3 August 2008. “Placing Space/Time through Photography’s Old and New Technologies”. ISEA2008, The 14th International Symposium on Electronic Art, Singapore.
2006 June 2 – 4 “The Paradox of Figure and Ground in Photographic Space”, at ‘Double Dialogues: On SPACE’ conference, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.
2005 Nov 30 – Dec 2 “Phiction: Lies, Illusion and the Phantasm in Australian Photography”, at AAANZ Annual Conference 2005 ‘Eye-site: Situating Theory and Practice in the Visual Arts’, University of Sydney.
2005 May 27 – 30, “Why Do We Have Two Eyes?”, at Celebrating the Diversity of Photographic Imaging Conference 2005, RMIT University Melbourne. Published http://www.iptaustralia.com/page16/page37/page38/page41/page41.html
2005 February 10 – 14, “Figure and Ground in Australian Photography”, at The Poetics Of Australian Space Conference, University of Sydney’s School of English, Art History, Film and Media, in collaboration with the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
2003 October 1 – 4, Artist’s Floor Talk, ANNUAL ACUADS CONFERENCE Hobart 2003 Survey of Current art and design research and practice within Australian tertiary art and design schools.
2003 October 1 – 4, “Picture Words: toward an art-critical methodology”, ANNUAL ACUADS CONFERENCE Hobart 2003 Survey of Current art and design research and practice within Australian tertiary art and design schools.
2003 2-3 May, “Phiction, Text and Image”, Photo Imaging Education Association Conference,, Exhibition Centre, Melbourne
2002 October 16-18 2002 “Phiction: An Evaluation” Image and Imagery Conference, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.
2001 February 9-12 “Following Focus: a comparison of historical and practical uses of photographic focus and focal concentration for expressive and symbolic purpose” Celebrating the Diversity of Photographic Imaging International Conference 2001 , Hobart, Tasmania
2000 February “The Vortex” Palimpsest: Art and Science Symposium 2000, Mildura,
1999 14 – 17 July “After Life” at Conference: Encounters With Photography: Photographing People In Southern Africa, 1860 to 1999 Cape Town Museum and South African National Art Gallery
1998 “Human Stories: The Narrative and Sequence as Photographic Portrait”. Australian Teachers of Media Conference La Trobe University
1997 “The Paradox of the Photographic Portrait” Religion, Art and Society Conference at University of Sydney
2012 McArdle, J. ‘Photography at the Chiasm” in conference proceedings of Extremely Close and Incredibly Slow Universiteit van Amsterdam 28-30 Mar 2012
2010 McArdle, J. , referenced creative work in Prakel, D. The visual dictionary of photography. Lausanne ; Worthing : AVA Academia, 2010.
2008 McArdle, J. (2008) “Placing Space/Time through Photography’s Old and New Technologies”. In Hoofd I., Tan. M., Ho Kit Ying, K.. (Eds.) Proceedings of ISEA2008, The 14th International Symposium on Electronic Art 25 July – 3 August 2008, Singapore : ISEA2008 Pty. Ltd. ISBN: 978-981-08-0768-9337
2006 McArdle, J. (2008) “Shifting Ground in some Australian Photography” In Mehigan T. (Ed.) Frameworks, Artworks, Place: The Space of Perception in the Modern World, Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi. ISBN: 78-90-420-2362-8. pp. 67-82.
2005 McArdle, J. 2005 “Why Do We Have Two Eyes” in Proceedings of the 2005 The Institute of Photographic Technology Conference, RMIT, http://www.iptaustralia.com/page16/page37/page38/page41/page41.html
2003 Fuhrmann A. “Phiction and Lies: Andrew Fuhrmann interviews James McArdle” La Trobe Forum: the Magazine of the La Trobe Politics Society Number 22 Winter 2003 ISSN 1446-8980
2002 McArdle J. (2002) “Preview Phiction: Lies, Illusion and the Phantasm in Photography” in Imprint: the journal of the print council Autumn 2002 Vol. 37 Number 1, !SSB 03133907 p.10
2001 Catalogue essay for PhICTION, a touring exhibition of the Horsham Regional Art Gallery, November ISBN 0957996217
2001 in conference proceedings “Celebrating the Diversity of Photographic Imaging International Conference”, published RMIT University Melbourne
2000 in conference proceedings “Encounters With Photography: Photographing People In Southern Africa, 1860 to 1999”, published Cape Town University South Africa,
1998 “New Digital Images” Bendigo, Vic.: Work on Paper issue 3. Work on paper. ISSN 1442-6552
1996 “The Paradox of the Photographic Portrait” in ‘Beyond the Divide’ Vol.1,no.1,1996 Published Bendigo, Vic : La Trobe University, Bendigo, ISSN 1326-4222
1988 Kew living 1988 / photographs by James McArdle, Pasqualina Grosso, Ponch Hawkes … [et al.] ; with an introduction by G.F. James. Publisher: Kew, Vic. : Kew City Council, 1988. ISBN 0731648749.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 1994 Yarra Valley Anglican School
Current, since 1966 Freelance photography, incl. photojournalism, public relations, corporate/industrial, illustration, studio photography, fine art reproduction. Commercial clients include National Gallery of Australia, National Museum, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Castlemaine, Bendigo, Horsham and Geelong Regional Art Galleries, Victorian Arts Centre, numerous individual visual artists and collectors, Hepburn Spa Daylesford, The Water Shop Melbourne, Bendigo Mining, Coliban Water, Bendigo City Council, Boorondoora City Council, Bethlehem Home and Hospital, Maldon Hospital, Ivanhoe Girls Grammar.
1983-1985 Roar Studios Artists’ Cooperative Fitzroy, Melbourne; Curatorial Committee President, Treasurer..
1977-1979 A/V technician/coordinator Killester College Library, Springvale
1976-1977 A/V technician St. Kevins College Toorak
1969-1970 Photographer Newsday newspaper, Melbourne
1968-1974 Freelance Photography – wedding/portrait.
1966-1967 Darkroom operator Australian Tourist Commission
Camera operator We Are All Alone My Dear (dir. Paul Cox) (1976)
Cinematographer, special effects, “All Set Backstage” (dir. Paul Cox) (1975)
Cinematographer, Editor, “Holiday in Town” (Special Commendation ‘Cannes Festival Junior Award’ 1967)
Principal Illustrator, selected publications:
2011 Perry, P. (2011) A M E Bale: Her Art and Life. Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum.
ISBN 978 0 9757388 7 0
2010 Edwards, E. (2010) A lifetime of Mark Making- Paintings and Prints. Victoria. Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum
2010 Golden journeys : works by award recipients, The Embroiderers Guild, Victoria.Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2010.45 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
2007 European sensibilities : George Baldessin and his circle : printmaking in Melbourne during the 1960s and 1970s. Baldessin, George, 1939-1978. Turner, Dick. Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum. Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2007. ISBN 0975738844
2007 Hannon, Geoff. & McKay, Kirsten. & Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum. 2007 Portrait of an exhibition : centenary celebration of the First Australian Exhibition of Women’s Work 1907 / [editor, Geoff Hannon] The Museum, Castlemaine, Vic.
2005 Venezia Australis : Australian artists in Venice, 1900-2000 : a touring exhibition of oils watercolours, prints, drawings and photographs / organised by Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2 April-1 May 2005. Other Authors Geelong Art Gallery Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum Carrick Hill (Springfield, S. Aust. : House) Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (Victoria). Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, 2005.ISBN 0975738801
2003 “The Art of Lesley Uren – A Retrospective in Embroidery” Castlemaine Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, ISBN 0 9587299 7 2
2003 Highlights from the Stuart R Stoneman Art Collection / Perry, Peter. Castlemaine Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine 2003.
2003 “Songs from a Studio: Arthur Woodward and his circle 1 February – 9 March 3003” / Cooper, Tracey and Tegart, Louise. Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo 2003, ISBN 0949215376
2002 “A Primrose From England: 19th Century Narratives from the Collection of the Bendigo Art Gallery” / Karen Quinlan, Robyn McKenzie, Jennifer Long, Trevor Taglibue. Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo 2002, ISBN 094921535X
2001 illustrations for article “Time Travel : Memories and Traditions” and cover Australian Art Education, Vol. 24, No 1, 2001
2001 “Sally Smart: Shadow Farm” Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo 2001. ISBN 0949215295
2001 “What Price Gold? Carving an Existence: An Exhibition of paintings by Pamela Ashcroft” Castlemaine Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museum
2000 Work On Paper WINTER Edition p8-11 ISSN 1442-6552
2000 “Hilda Rix Nicholas : her life and art” / John Pigot. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press,. ISBN 0522848907
2000 “The Temple of Apollo: Stanley Farley” Arts Victoria publication
1999 “Community Development in the Market Economy” / Jeremy McArdle Vista Publications ISBN 9780958649674
1998 “In a Picture Land Over the Sea: Agnes Goodsir 1864 – 1939” / Karen Quinlan, Bendigo Art Gallery, ISBN 09499215163
1996 Perry, Peter W., & Meldrum, Max, & Perry, John R., 1996 Max Meldrum & associates : their art, lives and influences / by Peter and John Perry Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, Vic
1996 “Robert Jacks: From the Studio” / Authors Andrew Porter , Dianne McLeod, Dr. Patrick McCaughey. Castlemaine : Castlemaine State Festival ISBN 0646298097
1995 “Women printmakers 1910-1940 : in the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum” / Kirsten McKay. Castlemaine, Vic. : Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum,. ISBN 0646231618
1994 “Charles Bush: Self Portraits 1936 – 1986” Dr. Patrick McCaughey, Jock Palmer, Castlemaine : Castlemaine Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museum, ISBN 0646198726
1994 “John Dent Retrospective 1973 – 1993” / Peter Perry, Castlemaine : Castlemaine Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museum, ISBN 064621117X
1994 “Alun Leach-Jones : a print retrospective 1966-1994” / David Thomas [Bendigo, Vic.] : Bendigo Art Gallery,.ISBN 0949215120
1993 “S.T. Gill’s Bendigo” / David Thomas. [Bendigo, Vic.] : Bendigo Art Gallery, ISBN 0949215112
1991 “Rupert Bunny’s landscapes of the south of France” / David Thomas. [Bendigo, Vic.] : Bendigo Art Gallery,. ISBN 0949215074
1990 “Of prints and their makers : Dürer, Rembrandt, Goya, Turner, Daumier, Kollwitz, Picasso…” / Robert Smith. [Bendigo] : Bendigo Art Gallery,. ISBN 094921504X
1990 “A guide to the Bendigo Art Gallery” / David Thomas, [Bendigo, Vic. :Other author Bendigo Art Gallery.] ISBN 0949215058
1990 “The Art of Christian Waller” / David Thomas. Bendigo, Vic. : Bendigo Art Gallery,. ISBN 0949215090
1980 “Australian sculptors” / Ken Scarlett. Melbourne : Nelson, ISBN 0170052923
1976 “Guy Boyd” / Ann von Bertouch, Patrick Hutchings. Melbourne : Lansdowne, ISBN 0701800798
Associate Professor in the Image: Photography/Graphics, Associate Head International and Regional Development, Photography Discipline Co-ordinator, School of Communication & Creative Arts, Faculty of Arts & Education, Deakin University
First teaching experience 1976, teaching continuously since 1978, since 1985 in tertiary institutions.
2006-2010 Head, Visual Art and Design, Postgraduate Coordinator, Honours Coordinator and Senior Lecturer in Photography, School of Communication Arts and Critical Enquiry, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, La Trobe University, Bendigo/Mildura Campuses
I held senior administrative positions at La Trobe University from 2005: Head of Program, Visual Arts and Design (2010), Head of School, Visual Arts and Design (2006-2009), previously Deputy Head of School, Visual Arts and Design from 2005
Since 1991: Senior Lecturer, Lecturer in Charge Photography La Trobe
Since 1995 : Coordinator Visual Arts Postgraduate Studies
Since 2006: Coordinator Bachelor of Visual Arts Honours/Bachelor of Graphic Design Honours program
Since 1995: Postgraduate and Honours supervisor
Coordinator Photography Theory and Methodologies and Media Workshop Years 2 & 3 Undergraduate
Lecturer Photojournalism Year 2 & 3 Undergraduate
Coordinator Comparative Studies Years 2 and 3
Professional Enhancement and Development Scheme Supervisor
HIGHER DEGREE COMPLETIONS (SUPERVISOR):
PHD (La Trobe University) 2001-2011:
Yun, Eun-Sil, 2001, Connecting fragments of self and tradition: a Korean study
Vinall, Bruce, 2002, The resonance of quality: pictures as maps of consciousness
Vanhees, Maria Alfons Antoinette 2010, Ceramic Form as Metaphor of Space, Time and Embodiment
Master of Visual Art (La Trobe University) 1997-2011:
Eun-Sil Yun 1997, A modern interpretation of ancient Korean murals, centred on Koguryo murals
Hong, Pisen 2001, The red rider: an experience of bridging Chinese and Australian painting
Eliades, Basil 2003 Relative landscapes: multiple perspectives of a contemporary Australian landscape painter
Huang, Qing 2003 The dynamical multimedia representation of Tao
Coller, Jennifer 2004, Evoking the feminine political with a simple line : from homophobia to the expression of the explicit
Payne, Sean 2005, Sign Language: Vernacular Graphics and the Problem of Other Minds
Chew, Lean 2005, Exploring the implications of the Tao practice of ‘wuwei’ through artistic practice
Plant, Rhyllis 2005 Moray patterns: celebrating the process of creating naturalistic representations in the overlap between science and art
Parker, Margaret, 2006, Landscape Painting: Connection, Perception and Attention
Jenner, Kriss, 2006, The effects of banality, anti-aesthetic and the documentary on the fine art/visual art photographic image.
Morris, Paul 2008 Anticipate, Empower, Explore – Reading Kit Design for Visually Impaired Children in Australia
Atkins, Christopher 2009, Concealed in Plain Sight: The Photography of Hidden Meaning in Masonic Architecture
Jones, Kristy Louise 2009, Botanical Explorations Through Printmaking
Turner, Anthony Dick 2009, The Littoral: Cairn Curran, a landscape of dissonance or consonance?
Webster, Malcolm Alexander 2009, The Power of Picture Books : Bringing People Together
Wheeldon, Tegan Louise 2010, The Art Of ‘Making Do’ – Materializing Domestic Memory
Stewart, Toshi James 2010, Prisoners of Propaganda
Matterson, Neil 2010, The Body: Whole and Pieces
Rogers, Sue Anne, 2010, Feathers, Fur and Transgressive Desires. The Influence of surrealism, cultural readings of nature and relational aesthetics on contemporary installation art.
Hocking, Geoffrey Norman 2011, It’s Another World Record: Album Cover Art From The Studio Of The World Record Club 1958-1976
McIntyre, Elizabeth Rose 2011, Realm
1988-2010 Senior Lecturer Visual Arts and Graphic Design Degrees, Visual Art Higher Degrees, La Trobe University Faculty of Regional Development, Bendigo
2003-6 Sessional Lecturer 3 units, School of Communication and Creative Arts, Faculty of Arts, Burwood Campus, Deakin University.
1992 Monash Caulfield, Dept. Graphic Design part-time Lecturer Photography component.
1988 Chisholm Institute, Graphic Design Dept., Photography.
R.M.I.T. Graphic Communication Dept., Photography.
1985 – 1991 Victoria College, photojournalism program and guest lectures
1980 – 2 Prahran College Extension program, photojournalism component
1987/8 Australian College of Photography Art and Communication
1983 – 1986 Photography Studies College, photography
1987 Box Hill (Photography, Finished Art.)
1986 Moorabbin (photography, art history)
1981-87 Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School; (Art- practical and theory, photography, cinematography, design,
theatre design, media studies, Years 7-12.)
1977-80 Killester College, (Art- practical and theory ,photography, media studies, outdoor education. Years 7-12.)
1978 St. Kevin’s College, Toorak (Media Studies)
1976 St Kilda Community School, (Art, Photography)
1990-1992 Convenor, Life Drawing group, Castlemaine Artists’ Society.
1987-1989 Council of Adult Education: Photojournalism, Photomontage, Photohistory and associated classes
1983-1985 Organiser, Roar Studios Life Drawing Classes
(Current – Deakin Univeristy)
School of Communication and Creative Arts School Executive (Associate Head International and Regional Development)
School of Communication and Creative Arts School Board
School of Communication and Creative Arts Research Committee
La Trobe University Academic Board (2005-2010)
LMS 2011 Project Reference Group
Senior Staff Forum (Directors Committee, Heads of School Committee and the Finance Budget Forum)
LTU Heads of School Network
Vice-Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Art Spaces and Art Collections at La Trobe
1999-2008 University Library Commitee.
Library Functional Review Committee (2008/9)
Faculty Board, Faculty Humanities and Social Science
Faculty Research and Graduate Studies Committee, Faculty Humanities and Social Science, Regional Campuses Representative
Faculty Planning and Budget Committee, Faculty Humanities and Social Science
Faculty Academic Committee, Faculty Humanities and Social Science
Faculty Regional Review Committee, Faculty Humanities and Social Science
Library Consultative Committee Bendigo (chair 2010)
La Trobe University Library Committee, Bendigo campus representative
2009 University Academic Board Design for Learning Committee – Learning Outcomes and Standards Working Party
2009 Representative University Academic Board AUQA audit panel
2005 School Visual Arts Course Review Advisory Committee
2005-2009 School Visual Arts Research Committee
2005-2009 School Visual Arts Academic Committee
1996-2000 Human Ethics Committee (Chair 1997)
1991-2009 Heyward Library Liaison Committee (chair 1999, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2009)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT 1989 to 1995
1989 to 1995 Councillor, Shire of Newstead, Victoria (re-elected 1990 and 1993)
1993/4 and 1994/5 two terms, Shire President., Shire of Newstead Victoria
1991-1997 Castlemaine Rudolph Steiner School Management Committee
Just a small correction James. My thesis in 2005 was called ‘Sign Language: Vernacular Graphics and the Problem of Other Minds’. This is, to say the least, a life well-lived!