The purely aesthetic arts, corresponding to music, painting, and poetry, versus industrial or useful arts equivalent to engineering or carpentry. Being named as a finalist within the Archibald Prize, having your work on the duvet of Frankie and on present at Gallery of Trendy Art (GOMA) alongside Queensland’s finest artists is an unbelievable achievement for any artist— yet it’s business as typical for Monica Rohan.
As a scholar registered with any of the three major areas of examine within the Division of Wonderful and Performing Arts at Nipissing University (AHVS, Studio, and Movie), you’ll have entry to distinctive analysis and exhibition alternatives that foster professional development by means of thrilling and interactive collaborative ventures with senior artists, gallery homeowners and neighborhood leaders.
The best thing in regards to the Queensland Faculty of Artwork is the community it creates—it is still a huge part of my life, all the chums I made there are artists and we proceed to assist each other.’ Represented by Jan Murphy Gallery in Brisbane and Sophie Gannon Gallery in Melbourne, Monica paints exaggerated patterns drawn from textiles and foliage, which she says replicate the subconscious.
Regular lectures, group critiques, artist talks, examine visits and independent research all help in developing your practical and significant expertise; we’ve an outstanding teaching team of permanent tutors, technicians and visiting professional artists who are on-hand to assist you and develop the work that you make.
Small class sizes with a friendly collegiate spirit, award-successful instructors who share extensive and interdisciplinary connections in the discipline, ample studio space, and a breathtaking natural surroundings in which to work are major strengths of our program.