Posts tagged with Alumni

  1. VCA alumna Yvette Coppersmith wins the Archibald Prize 2018

    Yvette Coppersmith, Self-portrait, after George Lambert [detail], oil and acrylic on linen, 132 x 112cm. Image: Art Gallery of NSW.

    Visual Art alumna Yvette Coppersmith has been awarded Australia’s most distinguished portraiture prize for her self-portrait.

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/05/11/vca-alumna-yvette-coppersmith-wins-the-archibald-prize-2018

  2. Two-minute interview: Maude Davey, director of Mongrel

    Maude Davey. Image by Giulia McGauran.

    Actor, writer, director, and Victorian College of the Arts alumna Maude Davey tells us more about the VCA’s new music theatre variety show, Mongrel. 

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/04/30/two-minute-interview-maude-davey-director-of-mongrel

  3. Nina Buxton, filmmaker: “Being cat-called at night is an incredibly common scenario.”

    A teenager riding home on her bicycle becomes the object of predatory attention. Bethany Whitmore in Mwah, by Nina Buxton.

    Recent Film and Television graduate Nina Buxton felt compelled to make her short film, Mwah, after experiencing sexual harassment while riding alone one night. In the lead …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/04/30/nina-buxton-filmmaker-being-cat-called-at-night-is-an-incredibly-common-scenario

  4. Sue Healey, choreographer and filmmaker: ‘There’s incredible magic in what we shoot’

    The award-winning choreographer, educator, filmmaker and installation artist talks to Susanna Ling about her upcoming exhibition at the Victorian College of the Arts. By Susanna Ling …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/03/28/sue-healey-choreographer-and-filmmaker-theres-incredible-magic-in-what-we-shoot

  5. Comedian Louisa Wall: ‘You don’t need people to want you’

    Louisa Wall. Image by Lachlan Woods Photography, 2017.

    Billed as a perennial millennial who does cabaret like you’ve never seen it before, Louisa Wall’s DIY approach to theatre and comedy is paying off, with …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/03/26/comedian-louisa-wall-you-dont-need-people-to-want-you

  6. Proof of the Conservatorium’s reach is in the Magic Pudding

    Nathan Lay, Timothy Reynolds, Jeremy Kleeman, and Brenton Spiteri in Victorian Opera's production of The Magic Pudding. Image by Charlie Kinross.

    Victorian Opera’s latest opera season celebrates Norman Lindsay’s enduring Australian classic children’s book, The Magic Pudding, which turns 100 this year. In the lead-up to the …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/03/13/proof-of-the-conservatoriums-reach-is-in-the-magic-pudding

  7. Tropfest 2018 winners Greta Nash and Gillian Crosby in interview

    Greta Nash at Tropfest. Image supplied.

    Nash’s film Two Piece took the top prize at Tropfest 2018 this month. She and the film’s producer – fellow VCA alumna Gillian Crosby – discuss …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/26/tropfest-2018-winners-greta-nash-and-gillian-crosby-in-interview

  8. Callout: ACMI X Residency Program open for applications

    The ACMI X co-working space. Image supplied.

    Staff, graduate students and alumni of The University of Melbourne are eligible to apply for the ACMI X Residency program, which provides co-working opportunities for creative …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/19/callout-acmi-x-residency-program-open-for-applications

  9. Watch: Tropfest 2018 winner, Two Piece, by VCA alumna Greta Nash

    Still from Two Piece, by Greta Nash.

    Alumna Greta Nash’s film Two Piece took top honours at Tropfest 2018, and you can watch it here. By Sophie Duran Recent Film and Television alumna Greta Nash was …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/19/watch-2018-tropfest-winning-film-by-vca-alumna-greta-nash

  10. Win: the best seats in the house for the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s summer of love

    Alumni conductor Benjamin Northey. Photo: Prudence Upton, 2015.

    The Sidney Myer Free Concert Series has returned for another year, and we have some of the best seats in the house to give away.

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/08/win-the-best-seats-in-the-house-for-the-melbourne-symphony-orchestras-summer-of-love

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