Arts Education Law

Uncovering the hidden fabric of war

Twentieth century warfare was fueled by steel, gunpowder and ready food supplies. We can add wool to that list, according to Griffith Film School Professor Trish FitzSimons and visiting Fulbright Senior Scholar Madelyn Shaw. The pair are working on a new creative research project, The Fabric of War, that explores how the global wool trade […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith showcases creative arts at Bleach* Festival

Griffith University will showcase work by creative arts students, alumni and faculty at Bleach* Festival over the next 10 days.
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Alumni

Griffith unveils musical masterpiece for Bleach* Festival

The centrepiece of the Bleach* Festival will be a blockbuster outdoor performance of Verdi’s Requiem, featuring students and alumni from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.
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Arts Education Law

Film student living the dream in New York

Film student Jess Fuller travelled to New York to attend the Australian Screen Forum, where she rubbed shoulders with screen luminaries like Baz Luhrmann, Toni Collette and Miranda Tapsell.
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Arts Education Law

Creating a sonic playground

Music and design faculty are creating a sonic playground at the Brisbane Powerhouse this weekend as part of the Curiocity Festival.
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Corporate

ERA 2018 sees Griffith double its top rating research

The Excellence in Research Australia rankings are out and Griffith has doubled the number of specific fields earning the highest possible rankings for 2018
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Academic Administration

Artwork takes viewers on a sonic adventure

Music and design faculty from Griffith's South Bank campus have created a stunning sonic sculpture as part of the inaugural Curiocity festival.
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Arts Education Law

In the swing with jazz legends

Jazz students at the Queensland Conservatorium got the chance to play alongside some of their idols, participating in a masterclass with top flight musicians from New York's Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
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Alumni

Griffith alumnus named Gold Coast Woman of the Year

Griffith creative arts alumnus Louise Bezzina has been named Gold Coast Woman of the Year.
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Alumni

Griffith industry partner wins national performing arts award

Bleach* Festival, founded by Griffith alumnus Louise Bezzina, has received a $90,000 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Award.
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Alumni

Film school delegation in the spotlight at SXSW Festival

Griffith film students, faculty and alumni will be in the spotlight at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festival in Austin, Texas this week.
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Arts Education Law

Creating digital poetry out of Queensland’s past

Queensland College of Art lecturer Dr Jason Nelson is the Queensland State Archives first Artist-in-Residence.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith partners with Flight Centre on sustainable art exhibition

Students at the Queensland College of Art are repurposing, redesigning and recycling to create stunning works of art.
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Arts Education Law

Film students score internship on new SBS series

Two Griffith Film School students have scored an exclusive internship on the set of a new SBS TV series shot in Alice Springs. Final year Bachelor of Film and Screen Media Production students Daniel Patterson and Sean Abnett got the chance to work alongside AACTA-winning directors, writers and crew on Robbie Hood.  The new six-part live action reworking of […]
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Arts Education Law

South Bank internship fosters industry collaboration

Students at Griffith's South Bank campus are gaining hands-on, practical experience alongside creative arts and technology leaders, as part of a new industry internship program. Photography, design, fine art and film students from the Queensland College of Art (QCA) created a range of digital content for hub4101 - a community of creative, innovative and tech organisations based in Brisbane's South Bank precinct.
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Alumni

Griffith filmmakers scoop awards

Griffith Film School has landed two major wins at the prestigious Australian Teachers of Media Awards. The ATOM Awards, established in 1982, recognise the best Australian and New Zealand screen content from film schools and screen industry professionals. Two Weeks, helmed by Masters of Screen Production alumni Mary Duong  and fellow GFS graduate Rhiannon Steffensen, took out Best […]
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Compounds Australia

New ACRF centre in Compounds Australia at Griffith to benefit from $2m grant

Governor-General bestows $2 million grant to fund a transformative compound management platform within Australia's only dedicated compound management facility.   
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Arts Education Law

Film legend delivers lecture at Griffith

One of the most celebrated figures in world cinema, Oscar-winning producer Lord David Puttnam CBE, will deliver a lecture on the shifting screen industry at Griffith Film School this week.
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