• University of Melbourne Archives
  1. “Well, well! What an unenviable job judging must be!” — dissenting reports from the 1947 Travelling Scholarship and Art School Prizes

    Mihai Bacaran    The Judges’ Report in the 1948 issue of DAUB —  consists of two conflicting assessments of the work submitted by students for the Travelling …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/well-well-what-an-unenviable-job-judging-must-be-dissenting-reports-from-the-1947-travelling-scholarship-and-art-school-prizes

  2. Priestley’s Penguins

    Andrew Fuhrmann There’s no doubt that Raymond Priestly (1886-1974) had a fondness for penguins. Open any of the fourteen volumes of his Australian diaries (1935-1938) and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/priestleys-penguins

  3. ‘Daub’ 1947, 1948 and 1949: The Magazine Produced by Students of the National Gallery of Art School

    Daub was a magazine written and illustrated by students of the National Gallery of Art School, now the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) in the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/daub-1947-1948-and-1949-the-magazine-produced-by-students-of-the-national-gallery-of-art-school

  4. The beginnings of a brilliant career

    Catherine Nunn Daub is a student art magazine which records the first steps in the artistic careers of some of Australia’s most important artists. Several articles …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/the-beginnings-of-a-brilliant-career

  5. What changes? What makes an artist?

    Diana Tay For a conservator, troubles begin, as troubles often do, in a collection, a museum or perhaps, in an archive. Materials change, degrade and then, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/what-changes-what-makes-an-artist

  6. The Frank Tate Diaries

    Sophie Russell Frank Tate, born 18 June 1864 near Castlemaine, Victoria, was one of Australia’s most esteemed educators of the 19th and 20th centuries. After discovering …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/the-frank-tate-diaries

  7. Hexed – discoveries and challenges in archiving born-digital records

    Lachlan Glanville, Assistant Archivist, Germaine Greer Archive Removable media such as floppy disks from the early days of PC ownership are now degrading rapidly and becoming increasingly …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/hexed-discoveries-and-challenges-in-archiving-born-digital-records

  8. Anniversary of the Chinese Republic

    Katherine Molyneux It is a photograph of an dusty street in an unnamed city. There are bicycles and a blurry power line. In the background is …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/anniversary-of-the-chinese-republic

  9. On Una Porter’s Photograph Album

    "Wesley college masters", 1926

    Oscar T. Serquiña, Jr. A personal photograph collection may reveal the roots and routes of its collector’s life. While its primary function is to collate representations …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/on-una-porters-photograph-album

  10. “The Thoughtful East” / “Masters. Jaupur”

    India photograph album, 1926

    Nathan McCall Accompanying the photographs are captions written by Ms Porter. These captions present an insight into Ms Porter’s reactions to some of the people and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/archives/the-thoughtful-east-masters-jaupur

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