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DIN HEAGNEY — SELECTED CV

Also see Research + Teaching CV.

EDUCATION

2017, MFA (CCD), VCA & MCM, University of Melbourne, Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship
2004, Visual Arts (New Media), Swinburne School of Arts, Prahran
1997, BA (Journalism), RMIT University, Melbourne

WRITING

June 2000—ongoing (freelance commission)
Catalogue essays and photography for galleries including the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) and the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), features and essays for artists and designers. Features and photography for magazines including Desktop, (inside) Interior Review, Nylon, Monument and Artlink. Interviews and reviews for websites including Pagesdigital, The Art Life, and PBS Art21.

EDITORIAL

Editor (with Allison Fogarty & Ewan McEoin), Melbourne Street Art Guide, Thames & Hudson Australia, Melbourne, 2016

Editor, Shibboleth: The Shamans' Apprentice by John Ogden, Cyclops Press, Sydney, 2016

Managing Editor, Simryn Gill's Here art grows on trees, Australia Council for the Arts with MER Paper Kunsthalle, Belgium, 2013

Guest Editor, Artlink Magazine: (Experiment), Contemporary Art of Australia and the Asia Pacific, Adelaide, Vol. 32 No. 3, 2012

Managing Editor, all our relations: 18th Biennale of Sydney, Australia, 2012

Guest Editor, un Magazine,, un Projects, Melbourne, Vol. 4 No. 1, 2010

Editor, Portraits From a Land Without People: A Pictorial Anthology of Indigenous Australia 1847—2008 by John Ogden, Cyclops Press, Sydney, 2009

Editor (Art), Melbourne Design Guide, Studio Propeller, Melbourne, 2008

Editor, Making Space: Artist Run Initiatives in Victoria, Victorian Initiatives of Artists Network, Melbourne, 2007

Editor & Features Writer, Desktop Magazine: Australian Design | Digital Culture, Niche Media, Melbourne, 2000—2005

CURATORIAL & PRODUCTION

Research & production, Simryn Gill Eyes & Storms, NSW, Tasmania, South Australia and Western Australia, 2012

Artistic Director, Platform Artists Group Inc., Melbourne, 2006—2010

Curator, BOX Art Space, Floate Design Studio, Melbourne, 2005—2007

COMMERCIAL DESIGN

Studio project management, concept development, art direction, copywriting and research for studios such as Collider (Sydney, 2012–14), URSA (Sydney, 2008–09), Milkbar (Melbourne, 2007–08), and Floate Design (Melbourne, 2003–07), and for clients including: Evian, Pfizer, Sensis, Medibank, Arts Centre Melbourne, Singapore Airlines, ANZ, Becton, MAB, et al.

ADVISORY

2012—13, Consultant, Australia Council for the Arts, Sydney
2009—10, Selection Panel, Arts Development, Arts Victoria, Melbourne
2009, Advisory Panel, Art Censorship Guide, NAVA, Sydney
2008—12, Board Member, un Projects, Melbourne
2008, Advisory Panel, Protocol on Artworks, City of Melbourne
2007—08, Advisor, Artists in Practice, ABAF, Melbourne
2004—06, Editorial Committee Member, un Magazine, Melbourne

GRANTS

2015, iC2 Pilot, Arts Projects, City of Melbourne
2011, Foreign Art Office, Australia Council for the Arts
2010, All The Things I Never Told You, Arts Projects, City of Melbourne

MEDIA

Interviewed by ABC-TV, Radio National, SBS Radio, 3AW, Joy FM, 3RRR, The Age, The Herald-Sun, Melbourne Leader, Virgin Voyeur, Artlink, Artkrush, Three Thousand and others.