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TCotA Forum (Inveresk) - Noelene Lucas


TCotA Forum is a public program of the Tasmanian College of the Arts

Start Date

21 Aug 2014 12:30 pm

End Date

21 Aug 2014 1:30 pm


lecture Theatre 1A181, Inveresk Campus

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students and members of the public are welcome to attend.

Noelene LucasNoelene Lucas on her work-video, environment and history.

Noelene Lucas is a video installation artist with a background in Sculpture, whose work investigates the links between the everyday, the environment and the numinous. She has been curated into major exhibitions in Australia, Europe and Asia, awarded three major Australia Council Grants, residencies in Thailand, Paris and two Australia Council Tokyo residencies, the later deeply affecting her life, art practice and created the foundation for her PhD.  Recent activities include Convener of the Williams River Valley Artist Project and a member of the Longford Project.

Noelene is here at the University of Tasmania to research and further develop work from her involvement in the Longford Project. In this group the participants engage with their family histories and the Longford residents memories and their family histories, the research seeks to identify the relationship of these family stories to the larger political and cultural histories of Tasmania and Australia developing a philosophy of history and an the ethics of responsibility for the present made possible by the past.

She will discuss her earlier work and her current work with the Williams River Valley Artists Project and the Longford Project.

Upcoming ArtsForums

28 August | Junction Arts Festival Artists

4 September | Mid semester break

11 September | David Sudmalis, Artstart, Australia Council


image credit: Atlas of Water, 2012


TCotA Forum is a series of free public lectures held at the Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk). Students and members of the public are welcome to attend. Lectures are presented by staff, visiting scholars from Tasmania, mainland Australia and overseas, industry professionals and artists-in-residence.

Thursdays 12.30 - 1.30pm 

Lecture Theatre 1A181
Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk)
Academy of the Arts
University of Tasmania
Inveresk Campus
Launceston 7250 AUSTRALIA