Mr Simon Grennan

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Visual Arts

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SCCA Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Visual Arts (Hons), Griffith University, 1995
Master of Education, Griffith University, 2006

Contact

s.grennan@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17636

Biography summary

Simon Grennan is a Lecturer in the Department of Visual Arts at Deakin University where he teaches contemporary art practice. Along with specialisations in painting, drawing, and printmaking, his creative interests have more recently extended to video installation and cross institutional collaborations.  Grennan holds a Bachelor degree in Visual Arts and a Masters degree in Education. His current PhD research  focuses on the relationship between landscape and consciousness, particularly consciousness in the context of our emerging scientific understanding of the mind/brain.

Research interests

Landscape

Landcsape and consciousness

Creativity and creative expertise in the visual arts



 

Teaching interests

Painting, drawing, contemporary art

Knowledge areas

Contemporary art

Studio practice (painting, drawing, printmaking, video installation)

Landscape (landscape and consciousness)

Curriculum design

Expertise

Painting Printmaking Drawing Landscape theory and practice Art theory
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Conferences

6th International Conference on Consciousness, Theatre, Literature and the Arts 2013

5th International Conference on  Consciousness, Theatre, Literature and the Arts 2015

Projects

 PhD project: landscape and  consciousness studies.

Bridge Project

Publications

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2015

Formica

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(2015), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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2014

The swimmer (The Bridge Project)

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(2014), Melbourne, Vic., J1-1

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I-Face

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(2014), Melbourne, Vic., J2-1

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2013

YGR Fontainebleau

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(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

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RGB Wattle Park chalet

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(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

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YGR Warrandyte

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(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

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2012

Excavation

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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Expedition

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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Self portrait as time traveller

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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The search : version 1

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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The return

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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The last of his kind

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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Being appropriated : the observer and the observed

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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Self portrait as time traveler version 2

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(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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2011

Sontaran stimmung

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(2011), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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Brain tree

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Back dog

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Black Walk Park, scene 1

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Gardiners Creek, scene 2

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Black Walk Park, scene 3

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Dalek stimmung

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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The search

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Coda, Gardiners Creek

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Evidence (torch man)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Gardiners Creek (during the floods)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Gardiners Creek, scene 3

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Nocturnal landscape (night vision version)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Forensic man (study)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Four trees (Wattle Park in yellow)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Dalek in landscape

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J1

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Landscape in green (Wattle Park)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Nocturnal landscape

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Suspect 5 (after Stubbs)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Girl in white dress

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Outside corner painting (Walk Bridge)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Inside corner painting (artist by waters edge)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Green space (with self portrait)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Source

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Black Wall Park (scene 2)

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Riverside Road, Wattle Park

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Forensic man

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(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

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Essay: landscape on the brink

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(2011), Melbourne, Vic., J2

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2005

Fifteen thousand, nine hundred and ninty nine

Mr Simon Grennan

(2005), pp. -, Private Collection, Melbourne, Vic., J2-1

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2003

Untitled

Mr Simon Grennan

(2003), Brisbane, Qld., J2-1

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Composite #1

Mr Simon Grennan

(2003), pp. -, Private Collection, Brisbane, Qld., J2-1

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Composite #2

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(2003), pp. -, Private Collection, Brisbane, Qld., J2-1

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Tapeworm (version #3)

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(2003), pp. -, Private Collection, Gold Coast, Qld., J2-1

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2002

Flack

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(2002), Brisbane, Qld., J2-1

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