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Researcher: MacDonald, AL (Ms Anne MacDonald)

Research Fields

Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Lens-based Practice
Visual Arts and Crafts
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
North American Literature
Philosophy and Religious Studies

Research Impact

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

Career Best Publications

'Daisy, Rose #1, Poppy #1, Azalea, Lily #1, Lily #2, Lily #3' in Memento Flori
'Exquisite Corpse' in Future Projections
'Ophelia' in Girls on film: women and photomedia
Anne MacDonald: Party
Annunciation (blue): Annunciation (Red):
At Rest
Lily 1, Lily 2 - in Hothouse: The flower in contemporary art
NGA Contemporary Art Collection
Ornament - Anne Macdonald
Party no.2 in William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
Party no.6 in Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
Silk (Red Brocade No.2) 2005-6, Silk (Gold Brocade No.3) 2005-6, Silk (Drape No.1) 2005-6, Silk (Drape No.2) 2005-6, Silk (Gold Brocade No.2) 2005-6
Silk Brocade 1, 2,3
Vanitas 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
Wedding Cake (Part 1 & 2), Lily 1, 2 & 3
“Cloth (Black Velvet)”, “Cloth (Red Velvet)” in Photographic Abstractions

Research Publications

Pure I, Pure II (Part 1 & 2)
'Cherish: cupcake trinket box' in Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award 2011
'Daisy, Rose #1, Poppy #1, Azalea, Lily #1, Lily #2, Lily #3' in Memento Flori
'Exquisite Corpse' in Future Projections
'Ophelia' in Girls on film: women and photomedia
'Pink: plush rabbit' in Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award 2012
1996 City of Hobart Art Prize
Anne MacDonald: Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
Anne MacDonald: Party
Anne MacDonald: Party
Anne MacDonald: Seeing Double
Anne MacDonald: Silk
Anne MacDonald: William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
Annunciation (blue): Annunciation (Red):
At Rest
Azalea
Boys #3, #4, #5, #6 & #8; Heaven #1, #4, #5, #7
Brushing the Dark: Recent Art and Tasmania
Candle, #YOLO
Candle, Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
Cherish
Cherish (fairy dress), Cherish (kitty doll), Toybox
Cloth (Red Velvet), Cloth (Gold Silk), Cloth (Black Velvet)
Cloth (red velvet), Party no.2
Daisy, Rose 2, Poppy 1, Poppy 2, Gladiolus, Azalea - in The dish ran away with the spoon: exploring still life
Dark Nature 1, 2,3
Death: Insights on Life
Different Dimension
Imagine Nature
Lily 1, Lily 2 - in Hothouse: The flower in contemporary art
Memento Flori
Memory
NGA Contemporary Art Collection
Ornament - Anne Macdonald
Party no. 3
Party no.2 in William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
Party no.3 in Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
Party no.6 in Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award
Party no.7, 9 and 11, Madwomen in the Attic?
Party no.7, Growth, Change, Influence
Petal
Petal
Petals
Photography and Death; Revelation: installation art and its capacity to interpret and elaborate places of historical significance
Pink
Pink and Blue, Inappropriate Appropriate Ideas
Pink Things
Pink Things in Tickled Pink exhibition
Renaissance Triptych Parts 1, 2 & 3, Slippers
Silk (Red Brocade No.2) 2005-6, Silk (Gold Brocade No.3) 2005-6, Silk (Drape No.1) 2005-6, Silk (Drape No.2) 2005-6, Silk (Gold Brocade No.2) 2005-6
Silk Brocade 1, 2,3
Silk No.10 2005-6
Silk Velvet 1, Silk Velvet 2, Silk Velvet 3
Sugar (candy boxes), Sugar (party plates), X/I
The 1995 Review
Untitled no.1 from Above & Below the Grave, Untitled no.2 from Above & Below the Grave, Untitled no.3 from Above & Below the Grave, Vanitas II, Vanitas III
Vanitas 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
Wedding Cake (Part 1 & 2), Lily 1, 2 & 3
“Cloth (Black Velvet)”, “Cloth (Red Velvet)” in Photographic Abstractions

Research Projects

A visual investigation of wilderness values; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Supplementary funding; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Through a Glass, Darkly: Large format photographic artworks depicting monumental funereal iconography as symbolic expression of Western attitudes to love; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Barcelona Studio Residency
Photographic Exploration of Cloth as a Metaphor for the Evanescent Nature of Existence

Research Candidate Supervision

A Photographic Investigation of Sexual Imagery in the Australian Mainstream Media
A photographic investigation of the fantastic in fairytales
A visual photographic exploration of interior spaces investigating the photographs potential to evoke mood and atmosphere
An Analysis of the Female Gaze in Visual Art, Research into Gendered Response within Art Practice via Analysis of Contemporary Male and Female Artists
An Investigation of the Relationship between the Material and Illusionary Aspects of the Photograph
Aspects of appearance and role playing in contemporary figurative art
Family Album- A Photo-media Investigation of the Global Family
Investigation and transformation of factual reality into fiction using the modified and altered image of myself
Issues in virtual reality
Keeping up Appearances- A Photographic Investigation into the Theatricality of the Suburban Domestic Interior
Photographic and digital landscapes as metaphorical representations.
Seeing Beauty- A Visual Exploration of Transformative Experience
Souvenirs for a Virtual World- An Exploration of Cultural Meanings Produced in On-Line Toy Crafting Communities
Tales From the Enchanted Forest- A Photographic Investigation into the Visual Potency of the Fairytale
The Fold, Emily Dickinson and the Religious Imagination
The image of reality- its relationship to photography.
The Photographic Representation of Light and space as Medium and Metaphor
Tracings - a photographic investigation into being in the land