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  1. Alumni stories: Eugene Ughetti

    Eugene Ughetti, Speak Percussion 10th Anniversary, Mona Foma.

    The percussionist, composer, conductor and artistic director of Speak Percussion is known for tackling complex and ambitious art music projects. Here, he discusses his time at …


  2. VCA alumni stories: Janno McLaughlin, artist

    After many years living between New York and Argentina, artist Janno McLaughlin completed a Master of Contemporary Art at the VCA in 2018. She paints and …


  3. Adam Elliot, filmmaker – Alumni Stories at the VCA, University of Melbourne

    Adam Elliot with his claymation character Ernie

    Adam Elliot completed his Post-Graduate Diploma in Animation at the Victorian College of the Arts in 1996. He went on to win the 2004 Academy Award …


  4. I Wayan Dibia: bringing Balinese traditions into performance study at the VCA

    I Wayan Dibia during a workshop with BFA Theatre and Acting students

    Professor I Wayan Dibia is a Senior Honorary Fellow in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music and a master teacher from Bali. Each Summer, via …


  5. Chiptunes and coffee spoons: meet Kenny McAlpine, lecturer in Interactive Composition

    Professor Kenny McAlpine. By Giulia McGauran

    Professor Kenny McAlpine is the New Melbourne Enterprise Fellow in Interactive Composition at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. He talks to us about the creativity born …


  6. What is Interactive Composition at the University of Melbourne?

    It defies easy definition, but those who have had anything to do with Interactive Composition at The Faculty of Fine Arts and Music know its value. …


  7. Curating A Life: Professor Natalie King

    This year, curator and writer Professor Natalie King was recognised by the Australian Financial Review as part of their 100 Women of Influence awards for her …


  8. In Pictures: VCA Art Masters Exhibition 2018

    30 Bronze Chairs Facing Different Directions, and a Chair, by Ravi Avasti, 2018, at the VCA Masters Exhibition 2018. Photo by Drew Echberg.

    Graduating students from the Master of Contemporary Art and Master of Fine Art (Visual Art) have transformed the Margaret Lawrence Gallery and the VCA Art Studios …


  9. Natalie Williams wins the 2018 Albert H Maggs Composition Award

    2018 Abert H Maggs Composition Award winner Natalie Williams

    Composer Natalie Williams has been awarded the 2018 Albert H Maggs Composition Award for her string octet Saudade.