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Staff Profile

Dr Susanna Castleden

Dr Susanna Castleden Dr Susanna Castleden
Position Deputy Head Of School
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
School School of Design and Art
Campus Bentley Campus
Location 202.107
Phone 08 9266 2823
Email S.Castleden@curtin.edu.au

Brief Summary

Susanna Castleden is Senior Lecturer and Director of Research and Graduate Studies in the School of Design and Art.

Overview

Susanna completed her BA (Art) (Honours) in 2002 and a Master of Arts (Art) shortly after. Susanna was awarded the Curtin University Galerie Dusseldorf Post Graduate Scholarship in 2003 and since that time has participated in many national exhibitions and has held four solo exhibitions. Her work is included in many collections including the National Gallery of Australia, ArtBank, Bankwest, Royal Perth Hospital, Cruthers Collection, Kerry Stokes Collection and the City of Fremantle.

In 2011 Susanna won the Joondalup Art Prize and in 2013 won the Burnie Print Prize and the 2013 Bankwest Art Prize. Most recently Susanna was awarded the 2015 Linden Art Prize.

Susanna recently completed her PhD at RMIT University titled Wanderlust: mobility, mapping and being in the world.

With a background in Printmedia, Susanna is interested in developing experimental processes associated with image transference and reproduction. Her current art practice is based in printmaking and drawing using large-scale photographic screen print processes, drawing and three-dimensional paper based works.

Susanna is involved in the wider art community and has been the Western Australian representative on the Print Council of Australia, was a past Vice President of PAWA and also a member of the Arts, Culture and Events advisory committee for the City of Fremantle.

www.susannacastleden.com

www.galeriedusseldorf.com.au

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Memberships, Awards and Training

Awards

2015 Linden Art Prize

2013 Burnie Print Prize

2013 Bankwest Art Prize

2011 Joondalup Invitation Art Award.

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Research Interests

Susanna’s current studio based research aims to visualise the experience of being-in and moving through the world. Drawing from aspects of cultural geography, mapping and travel her research examines mobility and perceptions of place via both embodied and virtual experiences. Current projects involve imagining and imaging the other side of the world, reconstructing conventions of mapping and tracking travellers.

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Publications

2014

Creative Works

Exhibition - Group

2013

Conference Articles (Research)

Creative Works

Exhibition - Group

2012

Creative Works

Exhibition - Group

2011

Creative Works

Exhibition - Solo

Exhibition - Group

2010

Exhibition - Group

Exhibition - Curation

2009

Exhibition - Group

2008

Creative Works

Exhibition - Group

2007

Exhibition - Group

2006

Exhibition - Group

2005

Exhibition - Group

2004

Exhibition - Solo

Exhibition - Group

2003

Exhibition - Solo

Exhibition - Group

Additional publication categories

2016

Book Chapters - Other

  • Castleden, S. H. 2016. “A Journey to the Other Side of the World on an Unknown Itinerary.” In Visual Arts Practice and Affecpb, 125-145. London: .
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