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Researcher: Newitt, J (Dr James Newitt)

Fields of Research

Lens-based Practice
Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
Performance and Installation Art

Research Objectives

The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Arts and Leisure

Career Best Publications

A Sort of Shadow
James Newitt
James Newitt - In The Balance: Art for a Changing World
James Newitt - Primavera 2010
Say it like you want it
The Rehearsal
To Catch A Tiger

Research Publications

$1 for Your Story
'Dancing in a state of crisis: gestures of catharsis and resistance; Mind The Gap: The Artist In Culture Studies; 5th Graduate Conference in Culture Studies
write/here; ACUADS: Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools Conference
A sort of Shadow; Between Representation and Marginality, Centre for Place, Culture and Politics
A Sort of Shadow
Altered State
Altered State - in Handle With Care
Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship - $50,000
Competitive grant awarded to develop a new body of work to be exhibited in Europe and Australia that investigates the performance of protest and notions of melancholy, exhaustion and collapse
conundrum
Dreams
I Notice These Little Things, How They Change
I want to see you become someone else
If They Fall
If They Fall
James Newitt
James Newitt - In The Balance: Art for a Changing World
James Newitt - Primavera 2010
James Newitt: City of Hobart Art Prize 2010 winner
My Secession Party
Of Others
Of Others
Of Others, Sonic Spheres, TarraWarra Biennial, 2013
Passive Aggressive
Passive Aggressive 2009, Landscape 2009-ongoing, Two Side of the Same Coin 1009, Self Portrait 2008-2009
Relational Perspectives: a visual investigation into social and cultural relationships with place
Saturday Nights
Saturday Nights, 2007
Say it like you want it
show me the truth and I'll show you more of the same
silent protests
Spectacle
Stories of Celebration and Dissent
The Desires of Mute Things
The In-Between: Constructing Situations of Interpretation; ACUADS: Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools Conference
The Rehearsal
The Write/Here Project
To Attempt to Become Other, Secretly or Not
To Catch A Tiger
Unstable Ground
Unstable Ground 2006-2007
Untitled
Urgent Care
write/here

Research Projects

Activism and Industry: A Visual Investigation of the Current Forestry Industry Debate in Tasmania; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
2009 Qantas Encouragement of Australian Contemporary Art Award
2010 City of Hobart Art Prize
Interrogating place
The write/here project
The write/here project
The write/here project
To develop a new body of work exploring tensions between youth culture and industry within the specific social and cultural context of Liverpool
To develop a new body of work which explores hip hop and performance in Los Angeles
Write/here book

Research Candidate Supervision

A Sculptural Problem- The Measurement of Being
The Collaborative Curator; a Methodological Enquiry into Negotiated Mediation and Audience Participation
Towards Poetic Visual Communication- Negotiating a Balance between Historical Practice and Contemporary Methodologies