Still from '10 000 paper planes' by Ross Coulter
Winner of the $25,000 Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship 2011

14 Jul 2011

The VCA School of Art is proud to announce Ross Coulter as the 2011 winner of the $25,000 Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship...

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Will Deague (President of the St Kilda Road Precinct and Promotion Committee) and Lord Mayor Robert Doyle
Launch of the St Kilda Road Art Walk

08 Jul 2011

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle was on the campus this morning for the launch of the St Kilda Road Art Walk. The VCA campus is playing host to a series of giant pots sponsored by various business operations and private individuals who select their own artist to customise the pot.

L-R: Meg Simondson, Deputy Lord Mayor Susan Riley, Merrin Eirth, Michelle Ely
Merrin Eirth building community through art in New Quay

06 Jul 2011

Lecturer at the VCA School of Art, Ms Merrin Eirth has recently launched Dock-Hearts, an evolving art project emerging in the window of local cleaner Leo Papagiannis in Rakaia Way. On display until 31 July. Read more.

Hamish Munro: raw talent for design

30 Jun 2011

VCA Art graduate Hamish Munro (BFA 2009) creates work which border on jewellery and sculpture. The City Weekly reports.

The Mike Walsh Fellowships expand

28 Jun 2011

The Mike Walsh Fellowships are expanding to invite VCA alumni to apply for the first time....

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Alumni win at Sydney Film Festival

21 Jun 2011

This year’s Sydney Film Festival’s Rouben Mamoulian Award for Best Director of a Short Film went to Craig Irvin (BFTV 2005) for the film Tethered,  produced by fellow VCA alumnus Ashley Harris (MFTV 2010).

Keith Wilson awarded Arts Council England Oxford - Melbourne Fellowship

20 Jun 2011

Keith Wilson has been awarded this year’s Arts Council England Oxford - Melbourne Fellowship, a six-month cross-disciplinary opportunity at the University of Oxford and The Centre for Ideas, University of Melbourne. The Fellowship is offered to an artist for a project that could be made ... Read More
&lsquot;╦ťAt The Formal’ in Sydney Film Festival

14 Jun 2011

Directed by VCA student Andrew Kavanagh in 2010, ‘At The Formal’ was a finalist in the Dendy Awards For Australian Short Films as part of the Sydney Film Festival 2011.

The Lenton Parr Music, Visual and Performing Arts Library

11 Jun 2011

MUSSE reports on the Music, Visual and Performing Arts Library named in honour of sculptor, arts educator and Founding Director of the VCA Lenton Parr.

June e-newsletter

08 Jun 2011

Read the June edition of the VCA and Music e-newsletter.

Kelly Hucker on the red carpet in Cannes
Journey to Cannes

06 Jun 2011

Kwik Fix, written and directed by Kelly Hucker and produced by Fiona Leally at the VCA in 2010, made its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner...

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Film still of Mark Leonard Winter in 'Blame'
Alumni star in new Aussie drama 'Blame'

06 Jun 2011

After 10 years in the making, the Australian film Blame, directed by alumnus Michael Henry will be released on 16 June...

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