Deakin University School of Architecture and Built Environment
Core a + b team: Dr Mirjana Lozanovska, Dr David Beynon, Dr Diego Fullaondo. Deakin University partners (external to school): Dr Cameron Bishop, Dr. Anne Wilson (2017) School of Creative Arts and Communication.
External partners: National Wool Museum, Council of Greater Geelong
Capacity Building and Thesis Supervisors: Dr. Akari Nakai Kidd, Dr. Olubukola Tokede, Dr. Dominic Ahiaga-Dagbui, Josh Zeunert, Dr. Robert Fuller (IDF model), Dr. Angela Kreutz
Council of Greater Geelong ($10,000) Creative Victoria ($35,000) Industry Partner Innovation Funds (NWM $18,300), SEBE Driving Innovation & Impact Fund ($10,000)
The #VacantGeelong project is a Non-Traditional Research Output (NTRO) model that includes the following outputs:
a. 2016 #Vacant Geelong Exhibition in Deakin Waterfront Gallery
b. 2017 Friday 21st April Open Studio Event - Local artistic communities
c. 2017 Friday 5th May #Vacant Geelong original Creative Work, “Industry Tracks” exhibited in Geelong After Dark
d. 2017 Wednesday 24th May Open Studio Event - Community Engagement – Past Ford workers workshop with artists
e. In June 2017 the #Vacant Geelong Project was part of the London Festival of Architecture. Mirjana Lozanovska chaired a Roundtable Discussion held at the Patrick Heide Contemporary Art gallery.