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Researcher: Frost, RE (Dr Ruth Frost)

Fields of Research

Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Lens-based Practice
Visual Cultures
Art Theory
Ocean Engineering
Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics

Research Objectives

The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Tidal Energy
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

an archival impulse
Bell Jar
Domain House: an observation
Memory's Image
Photographic Collage and the Art of Memory; Revelation: installation art and its capacity to interpret and elaborate places of historical significance
Place of Residence
Princess Visions
Residual: Seeing Double
Stories in the Archive
The Garden
Trust - Oak Lodge
Untitled from the series 'Child'
Variations on a room #1-11, Hall
Visions 1-9
Works included in the MONA exhibition 'Theatre of the World'

Research Projects

Experimental investigation of full-scale MAKO tidal turbine in the Tamar Estuary
Create a series of large-scale photographic works that explore the potential of the photograph to act as poetic metaphor for hidden memories of place
To create an interactive sound/video installation within the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Research Candidate Supervision

Constructing the Self- Photography, Alterity and identity in Post-War Japanese Photography
Exploring an Aethetics of Engagement
Keeping up Appearances- A Photographic Investigation into the Theatricality of the Suburban Domestic Interior
Legacy- An Exploration of Postmemory Through Artefact Recovery, Photography and Installation
Old Landscape New Life- An Investigation of the Aesthetics of Mining Landscapes
Photo Archaeology- A Practical and Theoretical Investigation into the Role of Memory and the Creation of Cultural Meaning via Found Photographic Archives, and Re-photographed Objects
The Entropic Landscape- Exploring the Intersection Between Digital Media, Large-Scale Drawings and Sculpture in Response to the Cultural Landscape of Zeehan, Tasmania, Australia