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Gerrard Dixon

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Gerrard Dixon

Gerrard Dixon

Technician - image making processes
Art | School of Creative Arts and Media

Room 2.21, Centre for the Arts, Photography, Level 3, Hobart CBD Campuses

+61 3 6226 4348 (phone)

+61 3 6226 4308 (fax)

Gerrard.Dixon@utas.edu.au

  • Maintain and assist with all facets of analogue photography, Assist students with camera skills, lighting, dark room printing.
  • Maintain digital darkroom.
  • Assist students with digital camera operation or scanning of film and workflow (Photoshop to final print).
  • Manage and run the digital print facility.

Career summary

Qualifications

BFA, BFA (Hons), Master of Fine Art (coursework) Photography, Diploma of Graphic Design and Multimedia.

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Expertise

Working within the photographic process Dixon employs the use of transparent objects, both old and new, to explore representation as apparitional trace. This is achieved by a process of printing that he has termed 'objectographs'.

Fields of Research

  • Visual Cultures (190104)
  • Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting) (190502)

Research Objectives

  • The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) (950104)

Publications

Total publications

2

Major Creative Work

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2011Dixon GA, 'Unknown Deceased 1-5 in an archival impulse', Plimsoll Gallery, Hobart, pp. 5 (2011) [Published Creative Work]

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Other Creative Work

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2005Dixon GA, 'Convict Badge #1, Paper Clipping', Plimsoll Gallery, University of Tasmania, Hobart, pp. 2 (2005) [Representation of Original Art]

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