Alumni

First Nations artist receives national recognition

First Nations student Debbie Taylor Worley will embark on an epic journey back to country after winning a prestigious art scholarship.
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Alumni

Film alumni create homegrown animated superhero movie

Griffith Film School alumni Ricard Cussó and Ryan Greaves are the creative force behind Australia's latest superhero movie, which is playing in cinemas internationally.
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Alumni

Griffith Games Design alumnus a real-life Hearo

Griffith graduate Elliot Miller has combined his games design degree with his experience living with profound deafness to create an app set to improve the lives of those with hearing aids.
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Alumni

Griffith graduate kickstarts local film industry

Griffith Film School graduate Steve Jaggi has a raft of projects underway in Queensland - including a new 12-part series bought by Netflix for release worldwide.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Inaugural Open House series a resounding success

Open House, our socially distanced response to the traditional Open Day, has achieved a 14% increase on prospective student registrations year-on-year.
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Alumni

Six worthy winners of Churchill Fellowships

A total of six staff, students and alumni have been awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships, allowing them to pursue their passion on the world stage.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith spearheads new campaign encouraging young voters to have their say

A team of young filmmakers from Griffith University have created an advertising campaign that encourages young people to have their say at the ballot box.
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Alumni

Griffith artists selected for nation’s top portrait prizes

Works by QCA staff, students and alumni are in the running for two of Australia's most prestigious portrait prizes.
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Arts Education Law

Art museum director appointed to national leadership role

Griffith University Art Museum Director Angela Goddard has been appointed Chair of University Art Museums Australia. Ms Goddard oversees Griffith University’s flagship public gallery, Griffith University Art Museum, and the University’s extensive art collection. The University holds more than 4,900 works of art, the second largest public collection in Queensland after QAGOMA. Recent successes include […]
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Alumni

New partnership provides studio space for art alumni

Emerging artists are reaping the rewards of a new industry partnership that provides QCA graduates with studio space in the heart of Brisbane's cultural precinct.
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Alumni

Griffith grad takes out top prize at Swell Sculpture Festival

Queensland College of Art alumnus Mari Hirata won the Swell Sculpture Festival with an eye-catching work made from repurposed air-conditioning ducts.
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Alumni

Film alumnus directs teen blockbuster

Griffith Film School alumnus Hayley McFarlane has directed a holiday blockbuster set to hit cinemas this week.
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Arts Education Law

Students recognised with National Council of Women Queensland bursaries

Two Griffith undergraduate students have been awarded bursaries towards their film and dentistry studies from the National Council of Women Queensland.
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Alumni

Griffith creatives explore Brisbane’s hidden history

A new exhibition at the Museum of Brisbane is curated by Queensland College of Art (QCA) alumnus Miranda Hine, and features stories, films and artwork by Griffith University staff, students and alumni.
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Alumni

Indigenous art lecturer wins national fellowship

Dr Carol McGregor, who leads Griffith University's unique contemporary Indigenous art program, has received the Australian Academy of the Humanities’ 2020 John Mulvaney Fellowship.
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Alumni

Dami Im brings the X Factor to Griffith’s alumni awards

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Dami Im brought the X Factor to Griffith's annual alumni awards, collaborating with students and faculty on a show-stopping musical medley.
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Alumni

Alumnus creates new opportunities for emerging filmmakers

The Griffith film alumnus behind some of Australia's best-loved television series has launched a new production company to support local talent and crew.
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Arts Education Law

Interns go behind the scenes at art museum

Griffith University Art Museum's internship program is marking its 10th anniversary and moving online for the first time.
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