Alumni

Art graduates selected for national exhibition

Three Queensland College of Art graduates are in the running for a $50,000 prize as part of the Hatched National Graduate Show.
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Alumni

Portrait of a pandemic: documenting COVID-19’s impact

Queensland College of Art (QCA) has teamed up with the State Library of Queensland to document the impact of COVID-19 across the state. QCA photography program director Dr Heather Faulkner pulled together a group of accomplished alumni, each tasked with capturing 100 portraits from around Queensland. A snapshot of history in the making The Way […]
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Arts Education Law

Art lecturer turns Zoom superstar during lockdown

Fine art lecturer Bill Platz is teaching the world to draw in a series of popular online workshops at the Queensland Art Gallery.
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Arts Education Law

Award recipients bring Queensland’s past to life

Three Griffith University scholars are shining a light on the state's untold stories after receiving prestigious fellowships at the State Library of Queensland.
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Alumni

Indigenous artists reach finals of national art prize

Three artists from Griffith have made the finals of the Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA).
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Arts Education Law

Bursary supports artists from the bush

Anna Mahon is pursuing her dream of studying fine art at Griffith University thanks to a generous bursary for young artists from regional Queensland.
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Alumni

Artists connect with audiences from home

Griffith artists are creating work from their home studios to share with artlovers online as part of a new residency at the Museum of Brisbane.
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Alumni

Honours scholarships open up a world of opportunity

Outstanding design students will carry out cutting-edge honours research at the Queensland College of Art, thanks to scholarships from local arts organisations.
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ADaPT

Griffith lecturer designs revolutionary ventilator for developing countries

QCA industrial design lecturer Dr Sam Canning has created a ventilator from everyday items that could potentially save lives in developing countries.
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Alumni

Film student’s passion project to screen on ANZAC Day

An award-winning documentary on the Vietnam War written and directed by Griffith Film School doctoral candidate Leonie Jones will screen on the History Channel this ANZAC Day.
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Alumni

Photography alumnus wins World Press Photo Award

Queensland College of Art photography alumnus Adam Ferguson has won a World Press Photo Award for his haunting portraits of Yazidi refugees in Iraq.
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ADaPT

Griffith 3D print experts create PPE for frontline workers

Staff and students are working together to manufacture PPE supplies to help frontline staff in the fight against COVID-19.
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Alumni

N79 showcases art inspired by science

Alumnus Renata Buziak has created the stunning artwork for the new Engineering, Technology and Aviation Building.
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Alumni

Griffith honours a remarkable artist and teacher

The Queensland College of Art has paid tribute to acclaimed artist and teacher Uncle Laurie Nilsen, who passed away last week.
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ADaPT

Art and activism at Sydney Biennale

First Nations alumni will showcase their work at Australia's largest contemporary art festival.
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Arts Education Law

Commitment to equality on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, Griffith University acknowledges its role in creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.
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Arts Education Law

Queensland College of Art appoints first female Director

Professor Elisabeth Findlay has taken the top post at the Queensland College of Art - the first woman to serve as Director since the College was established in 1881.
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Alumni

Fellowship trip to Big Apple set to benefit Logan learners

Two-time Griffith alumnus Jasmine Kassulke is using skills she picked up in the Big Apple to provide Logan's next generation with better quality design education.
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