Alumni

Our Outstanding Alumni recognised at 2021 Awards

The winners of this year’s Outstanding Alumni Awards include Queensland’s first Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer and the creator of hit TV series Bluey.
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Creative arts join forces for a night of movie music magic

FilmHarmonic features world premiere films, classic movie scores and student collaborations.
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QCA graduates scoop Design Institute Awards 

Griffith University alumnus Hannah Bryce has been named Queensland Visual Communication Graduate of the Year by the Design Institute of Australia (DIA). 
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Art lecturer wins top prize at Queensland Literary Awards 

Queensland College of Art lecturer Dr Fiona Foley has taken out top prize at the Queensland Premier’s Literary Awards. 
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Griffith creatives in the spotlight at blockbuster exhibition

Musicians, composers and artists from Griffith University are part of a blockbuster exhibition at GOMA.
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First Nations artist wins national award

Honours student Kyra Mancktelow has been named Telstra Emerging Artist at this year’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards.
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Queensland Conservatorium appoints new director

Professor Bernard Lanskey has been appointed Director of the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.
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Exhibition honours Griffith’s first Aboriginal art graduate

A new exhibition showcases the work of Griffith University’s first Aboriginal visual arts alumnus, the late Ron Hurley.
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Partnership to understand Indigenous experiences of CTP

A new partnership between Griffith and MAIC will examine the experiences of injured Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the Compulsory Third Party scheme.
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Griffith launches Creative Arts Research Institute

Griffith University's new Creative Arts Research Institute will bring together leading thinkers from the music and performing arts, design, art and film worlds.
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First Nations academic wins epic public art commission

Dr Bianca Beetson will create one of Australia’s largest public artworks after securing a highly sought-after commission.
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Art Museum honoured for book on QCA alumnus  

Griffith University Art Museum has won a national prize for a book showcasing the work of First Nations alumnus Gordon Bennett.
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Student hits the road to research digital nomads

PhD candidate Alejandra Ramirez Vidal will spend the next year travelling across Australia in a tricked-out minivan as part of her research into digital nomadism.
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New exhibition celebrates women who dare

Art and design students are shining a spotlight on Brisbane’s early female leaders.
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Griffith walks the talk for National Reconciliation Week

Griffith University is leading the way in creating meaningful educational and employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
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Emerging artist selected for national showcase

Recent QCA graduate Renee Kire is in the running for Australia’s most significant prize for emerging artists. 
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Creating cultural connections through art and medicine

QCA graduate Marianne Wobcke has received an Australia Council Award for her pioneering work using art to create culturally safe birth practices.
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Griffith showcases art and science at Curiocity Festival

Lecturers have created the world’s largest acoustic guitar – a mind-blowing multi-disciplinary collaboration that will take centre stage at Curiocity Festival this month.
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