Din Heagney is a writer, editor and teacher in Melbourne, Australia. His practice is based in art, design, communication and education.

Din currently teaches at MADA Monash University (2017–) and the School of Design RMIT University, Melbourne (2014–).

He is also working on Parragirls (2019) with Dr Lily Hibberd UNSW Sydney. 

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Professional Highlights

Books for Thames & Hudson Australia (Melbourne Street Art Guide 2016), John Ogden and Cyclops Press (Portraits From a Land Without People 2008), and VIA-N (Making Space: Artist run initiatives in Victoria 2007).

Catalogues for NGV National Gallery of Victoria (Rigg Design Prize 2015), Simryn Gill and Australia Council for the Arts (Venice Biennale 2013), Biennale of Sydney (all our relations 2012) and NGA National Gallery of Australia (Space Invaders 2004/2010).

Academic editing for Dr James Oliver and MUP Academic (Associations: Creative Practice & Research 2018), Dr Steve Thomas (Freedom Stories 2016), and Dr Andrew Goodman (Parasitic Relations/Gathering Ecologies 2014).

Essaysfeatures, interviews and reviews for Inside, Monument, Nylon, The Art LifeArt21 MagazineNAVA National Association for the Visual Arts (2000–15).

Guest editorial for Artlink Australia & Asia Pacific (Artlink: Experiment 2012), un Projects (un Magazine 4.1 2010), and Niche Media (Desktop 2000–05).

Exhibitions for IPTA Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (Centenary 2018), Melbourne Food & Wine Festival (Underground Gardens 2010), Midsumma Festival (UQ 2009), monthly exhibitions and live events as director of Platform Artists Group Inc. (2006–10).



Check out Din's Natural Aesthetica and Umwelt.