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Researcher: Mason, PL (Ms Penny Mason)

Fields of Research

Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
Art Theory and Criticism
Art History
Art Criticism
Art Theory
Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy

Research Objectives

The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Arts and Leisure
Music

Career Best Publications

Vital Signs
Helen Wright - Processes and Images; Fourth Australian Print Symposium
Inconstant Values?: Motif and Meaning: Aboriginal Influences in Australian Art 1930-1970
Seeing and Reading Vital Signs; ACUADS Annual Conference

Research Publications

'Space Antics' Exhibition
1996 Trust Bank Art Award Exhibition
Painting Studio
Spur
Vital Signs
An Australian Fine Art Degree - Negotiating Content Relevance With The Asian Student; Internationalising Tertiary Education: Institutional Research and Planning
Bring us your doors
Burnie Print Prize 2009
City of Hobart Art Prize 'Streaming through Time # 7'
City of Hobart Art Prize: 'Shifts--planned and unplanned'
Composites
configurations
configurations thesis
Creativity, Madness and Civilisation
Divergent Views
Excess
f f d 3 4
Fifty trees of Launceston
Focus on Tasmania
Grafting the New onto the Old at the New Arts Precinct at Inveresk; ACUADS 2002
Helen Wright - Processes and Images; Fourth Australian Print Symposium
Imagining here 2nd state
Imagining here 7th state
Inconstant Values?: Motif and Meaning: Aboriginal Influences in Australian Art 1930-1970
It's a Lemon; Seville; Juicy Fruits
One by Four 'Light Water'
One by Four 'Light Water'
Optic
Optic
Outlines
Paper Planes
Pins and Needles
Saying it with spaces; Rhapsody 21C: A Conference on the Future of University Museums and Art Galleries in the New Century
Seeing and Reading Vital Signs; ACUADS Annual Conference
Sets and series
Shift
Swerve
The illusion of I 2nd state
Towards Internationalising Visual Arts Curricula; DEETYA
Towards Internationalising Visual Arts Curricula; DEETYA
Towards Internationalising Visual Arts Curricula; DEETYA
Towards Internationalising Visual Arts Curricula; DEETYA
Trust Bank Art Award
Vital Signs
Wallpaper Travelling Exhibition 'Blurred Noise' and 'Streaming through Time (ink version)'

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

An Alternative Portrait- Beyond the Physical Form
Art Making- A Tool for Cultural Survival
Been, Being and Becoming- The Meaning of Change
Bitumen Networks and River Paths
Children in Distress
Constructing Vertical Visions- Cataract Gorge - A Visual Exploration of Space, Place and Perception
Exploring the Interface- Negotiating the Boundaries between Art and Craft
Field and Game- the Development of an Agricultural Landscape for Australia.
Impulse (Project) of Delayering Towards the Sense of "Localness" in Post Colonial Visual Art
Interconnectedness with the Natural World- A Journey of Moments and Interactions
Mapping Ruderality- Heading for Design
Necessary fictions
Paraedolia- Artistic Reality or Cognitive Madness?
The Memory of Water- Familiar and Strange
The Nature of Tasmanian Residence
The Shock of the Now- Retail Space and the Road to Nowhere
The Visible Intangible- an examination of the metaphoric potential of turbid spaces
To Explore, in Painting, the Concept of the Parergon-That Which is Neither Inside nor Outside the Work-and the Potential of Paint to Reveal and Conceal at the Same Time
Trees as Farms- Painting the New Landscape
Urban dreaming art and the psychology of place
What Is Within the Moment of Hesitation?
World Beyond the Horizon- Reconstructing the Complexity of the 'Normal' Experience