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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Alumni

Young opera star hits a high note

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Rebecca Cassidy is helping reimagine the artform as Opera Queensland's Young Artist for 2020.
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Alumni

Griffith jazz graduate shines on The Voice

Angela Fabian's powerhouse vocals have propelled her onto the national stage, as part of Channel Nine's hit reality show, The Voice.
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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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Corporate

Esports on the rise at Griffith

Esports are now a billion dollar industry and Griffith students are getting in on the action.
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Arts Education Law

How music helps us cope during a crisis

Music has always played a vital role in times of uncertainty - whether it's creating a sense of community, lifting spirits or providing a much-needed distraction.
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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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Alumni

Griffith pop music alumni dominate Gold Coast Music Award nominations

Queensland Conservatorium alumni have been recognised across almost every category at the Gold Coast Music Awards, with a record number of acts reaching the finals.
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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

Griffith and ABC award new scholarship honouring late film alumnus Kieran Ricketts

Griffith Film School and the ABC have collaborated with the family of late GFS alumnus Kieran Ricketts on a new scholarship for aspiring filmmakers.
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Alumni

Film graduates pivot with podcast for Amazon

A team of Griffith Film School alumni has written, produced and directed a new scripted podcast for Audible.
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Alumni

Griffith music alumni sweep Green Room Awards

Queensland Conservatorium alumni Kate Miller-Heidke, Keir Nuttall and Georgina Hopson have been recognised at the prestigious Green Room Awards. The long-running performing arts industry awards recognise the best local productions, from musicals to opera, dance and theatre. The 37th annual awards ceremony was held online this year, with the winners announced on YouTube. Dream team […]
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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

Oscar-winner nurtures next generation of filmmakers

Aspiring documentary maker Kate-Marie Boylan-Ascione has won a scholarship to complete her Masters of Screen Production at Griffith Film School.
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Alumni

Griffith film alumni scoop International Emmy Awards

Two animation projects by Griffith Film School alumni have won International Emmy Awards.
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Arts Education Law

Singing away the coronavirus blues: making music in a time of crisis reminds us we belong

Griffith experts say making music provides a means to regain control in a time of crisis.
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Alumni

The positive power of song during challenging times

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Astrid Jorgensen is harnessing the power of song to combat social isolation.
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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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