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

Art as activism

Queensland College of Art students have won international acclaim with a new exhibition that tackles some of the most pressing issues of the 21st century.
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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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Alumni

Screen legends provide a platform for young filmmakers

Oscar-winning film producer Lord David Puttnam and the late, great ABC cameraman John Bean are the driving force behind two scholarships for aspiring filmmakers at Griffith.
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Academic Administration

Australian stories on the big screen

A new book by Griffith Film School graduate Andrew Couzens looks at the way Australia's love affair with bushrangers, outlaws and larrikins has played out on the stage and screen.
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Arts Education Law

Brave new world

Fine Art students at the Queensland College of Art have curated a new exhibition of works inspired by a recent European study tour.
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Alumni

The Griffith film grad behind the nation’s number one show

Griffith Film School alumnus Pete Cunningham has forged a successful career in the TV industry, crafting compelling stories for some of Australia's biggest reality hits, from The Voice to Big Brother, Australian Survivor and Married at First Sight.
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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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Alumni

Griffith graduate Jasmine Dowling named Creative of the Year

QCA alumnus Jasmine Dowling was named Creative of the Year at the Cosmopolitan Women of the Year awards, capping off a stellar run for the talented typographer.
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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

Griffith joins worldwide event to celebrate creative coding

The Queensland College of Art is bridging the divide between art and science with an event celebrating creative coding. On Sunday 3 February, the QCA will take part in Processing Community Day, a worldwide series of events for people to get together and explore art and design through code. There are more than 100 events […]
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Alumni

Pushing the boundaries of cinema

Griffith Film School PhD graduate Dr Daniel Maddock has been nominated for the Chancellor’s Medal for his research on virtual cinematography – a cutting-edge technique used in Hollywood blockbusters like Gravity and The Jungle Book. 
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Alumni

Griffith film grad generates industry buzz

Griffith Film School graduate Samuel Keene is generating serious industry buzz with his latest project – a black comedy shortlisted for development by local streaming platform Stan. Samuel’s script for Love Is Dead has been shortlisted to take part in the Screen Queensland + Stan Premium Drama Development Workshops, an initiative announced at last year’s Logies […]
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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

On a mission to save Cambodia’s musical heritage

Griffith creative arts lecturers have collaborated on a stunning new book that documents Cambodia's musical heritage.
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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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