Posts tagged with Research

  1. The guitar changed the world … but how did the world change the guitar?

    Such is the ubiquity of the guitar that its popularity can be taken for granted, its history overlooked. The period between the 1890s and 1940s was crucial …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/19/the-guitar-changed-the-world-but-how-did-the-world-change-the-guitar

  2. 9 X 5 NOW: radio interview with Elizabeth Gower and Tai Snaith

    On 15 June 2017, on the eve of the opening of the Victorian College of the Arts’ landmark 9 X 5 NOW exhibition, Curator Dr Elizabeth …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/15/9-x-5-now-radio-interview-with-elizabeth-gower-and-tai-snaith

  3. Van Gogh gets some music therapy

    The Music Therapy team at the University of Melbourne was invited to collaborate with the National Gallery of Victoria to provide an experiential music activity for high-school …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/14/van-gogh-gets-some-music-therapy

  4. Melbourne’s 9 X 5 exhibition … the time is NOW

    Micky Allan's 9 X 5: Early Morning near Maria Island [detail]. Pigment print, synthetic polymer resin, collage on rag paper.

    More than 300 contemporary visual artists have contributed original artworks for the 9 X 5 NOW exhibition at the Victorian College of the Arts, which runs from …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/09/melbournes-9-x-5-exhibition-the-time-is-now

  5. Manchester, ritual emotion and the healing power of song

    Samantha Dieckmann, University of Melbourne and Jane Davidson, University of Melbourne On Sunday, Ariana Grande played to a packed house of 60,000 fans at Manchester’s Old …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/06/manchester-ritual-emotion-and-the-healing-power-of-song

  6. Van Gogh’s ear for music: a playlist

    How would you put together a playlist that captured something of Vincent Van Gogh for a major Australian exhibition? With great care, of course.  By Dr …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/05/van-goghs-ear-for-music-a-playlist

  7. 9 X 5 NOW at the VCA: see the artworks

    Meet 9 X 5 NOW curator Dr Elizabeth Gower, as she unboxes some of the 300+ works contributed by Victorian College of the Arts artists and …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/05/9-x-5-now-at-the-vca-see-the-artworks

  8. The trouble with teaching music in our schools

    Music students. Phil Roeder/Flickr

    When many schools have cupboards full of musical instruments, why are so few students learning to play? By Dr Alexander Crooke, Postdoctoral Fellow in Music Therapy …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/26/the-trouble-with-teaching-music-in-our-schools

  9. Luminous Streets: fieldwork at the VCA

    Masters students from the Victorian College of the Arts recently took part in a fieldwork intensive in the Bass Coast region of South Gippsland. Their aim? To explore how how …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/23/luminous-streets-fieldwork-at-the-vca

  10. Vanitas: an app to die for

    An app that lets audience members experience Melbourne General Cemetery like never before? Victorian College of the Arts Lecturer in Theatre Robert Walton explains more.  By Robert Walton, …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/19/vanitas-a-theatre-app-to-die-for

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