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Meet Alyson Campbell, Associate Professor in Theatre at the University of Melbourne

17 September 2020
Associate Professor in Theatre Alyson Campbell is a freelance director and dramaturg with an astounding 30-year career, and teaching credits that feature the School of Creativ...

Meet Ravi Avasti, Master of Contemporary Art graduate, University of Melbourne

16 September 2020
Kyneton based Ravi Avasti completed a Master of Contemporary Art at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne in 2018. He was awarded the Fiona Myer White Sto...

Guitar Perspectives 2020 – some student works to savour, right here

16 September 2020
The Guitar Perspectives Online Celebration 2020, held late last month, featured 42 videos showcasing the breadth and diversity of the Melbourne Conservatorium's renowned...

Dr Richard Letts receives the 2020 Sir Bernard Heinze Memorial Award

9 September 2020
Australian musician, author and advocate Dr Richard Letts AM has been awarded the 2020 Sir Bernard Heinze Memorial Award....

Vale Kate Daw, a shining light for all who knew her

8 September 2020
Dr Kate Daw, Head of VCA Art and much-loved friend, colleague and artist, passed away in the early hours of Monday morning. Here, Jon Cattapan remembers her life and incredibl...

From Southbank to West Side Story: The Maverick Brass Quintet perform Bernstein

25 August 2020
The Maverick Brass Quintet is a group of musicians based all around the world that meets seasonally to take on creative projects such as summer festivals and international com...

Guitar Perspectives 2020: music made in isolation by Melbourne Conservatorium staff, students and special guests

24 August 2020
Yes, we would have preferred to be celebrating together in person but the Guitar Perspectives 2020 Online Celebration still provides as much excitement, passion and inspiratio...

Meet Jane Schon, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre) student at the University of Melbourne

21 August 2020
"Risk-takers are so much more interesting to watch," says Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre) student Jane Schon. With journalism and marketing skills, Jane is looking to create a...

Future Forward: watch the best of the 2020 symposium for graduates entering the creative industries

18 August 2020
Future Forward is a week-long online symposium, designed to support graduating students with the skills they need to transition into creative industries, with a COVID-19...

Meet Richard Roberts, Head of Design at the Victorian College of the Arts

17 August 2020
Richard Roberts is an Australian freelance theatre designer and design teacher, based in Melbourne. His design experience includes designs for drama, dance, film, television a...

Event Horizon: an Art + Australia symposium and special issue

12 August 2020
Australia’s seminal art journal, Art + Australia, will explore the conjunction of art and science in its next issue, titled Event Horizon, which will be released th...

Meet John Meade, Head of the Graduate Certificate of Visual Art at the University of Melbourne

12 August 2020
"We teach students how to think, how to look at art, and how to make art." Artist and Lecturer in Painting Dr John Meade has been described as having "an omnivorous eye". He u...