National recognition for Kath Kerswell
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National recognition for Kath Kerswell

In recognition of her leadership and contributions to education in the field of registration and collection management, Kath Kerswell has been presented an ARC Achievement Award at the 2018 Australasian Registrars Committee conference. Continue reading

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Summer Mixer: New Shows, New Curators, from 3 December
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Summer Mixer: New Shows, New Curators, from 3 December

Brittany-lea Traverso is one of three UQ Visual Arts Curating and Writing students working under the guidance of professional UQ Art Museum staff to curate an exhibition as part of the ‘Summer Mixer’ suite. Continue reading

A career-affirming Summer Research Scholarship at UQ Art Museum
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A career-affirming Summer Research Scholarship at UQ Art Museum

UQ student Amelia Brown is currently undertaking an Arts and Science Degree with majors in Art History, Ancient History and Archaeological Science. Just prior to beginning her final year of study, Amelia undertook a 2017/18 Summer Research Scholarship, generously supported by Drs Edward (Ted) and Christine Dauber. She worked alongside fellow intern Emma Davis within … Continue reading

Welcome to our new Senior Registrar, Sheryn Smith
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Welcome to our new Senior Registrar, Sheryn Smith

  After studying Ancient History, Anthropology, and Archaeology for her Bachelor of Arts at The University of Queensland, Sheryn Smith completed a Graduate Certificate of Museum Studies at Deakin University. Her diverse career has included roles as Collection Curator at the Glenelg Shire Council, Assistant Registrar at Australian Performing Arts Collection at Arts Centre Melbourne, … Continue reading

Careers in Focus – Bianca Acimovic, Gallery Director
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Careers in Focus – Bianca Acimovic, Gallery Director

Plans for a new $31 million gallery precinct in the Rockhampton City centre are keeping the days full and interesting for Rockhampton Art Gallery Director and UQ graduate Bianca Acimovic. We asked Bianca about her pathway to this position, her thoughts on regional opportunities and her advice for anyone starting out in their arts career. Q: … Continue reading