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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Alumni

Film alumni create must-see TV in lockdown

A pair of Griffith Film School alumni have created a unique Zoom comedy series for ABC TV that follows a group of friends during COVID-19 lockdown.
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Arts Education Law

Students create must-see kids TV with industry mentors

The Kidscreen Next Wave Mentoring Program is connecting film students with mentors from the world's biggest production houses, studios and streaming services, including Nickelodean, Netflix and Apple.
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Arts Education Law

Creative arts student unveils epic interactive exhibition at Queensland Museum

Doctoral candidate Mauricio Iregui has created a large-scale interactive installation for the Queensland Museum that mixes art, music and science.
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Alumni

3 days for students to get startup skills

Griffith University students built the foundations of their own entrepreneurial ventures during the 3 Day Startup workshop this month.
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Arts Education Law

Film lecturer nominated for national directing award

Griffith Film School senior lecturer Dr Peter Hegedus has been nominated for an Australian Directors Guild Award for his powerful documentary, Lili.
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Architecture, construction and planning

We’re doing Open Day differently this year

Griffith is hosting a 12-week virtual Open Day as more Australians than ever contemplate studying, due in no small part to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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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

Film graduate wins spot in star-studded mentoring program

Griffith Film School alumnus Henry Boffin has been selected for a mentoring program run by Hollywood power players Ron Howard and Brian Grazer.
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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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