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Dr Simon Grennan

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Art and Performance

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

School of Comm & Creative Arts

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2019
Master of Education, Griffith University, 2006
Bachelor of Visual Arts (Hons), Griffith University, 1995

Contact

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

Biography summary

Simon Grennan is a Lecturer in Art and Performance, Visual Arts, at Deakin University where he teaches contemporary art practice. Along with specialisations in painting, drawing, and printmaking, his creative interests extend to video art, interdisciplinary practices and cross-disciplinary collaboration. Grennan holds a PhD in Visual Arts and a Masters degree in Adult Education specialising in the tertiary  sector. His primary area of research  focuses on landscape as an enquiry parallel to, or cognate with, consciousness research. Grennan is an active practioner particularly in the disciplines of painting and drawing in the expanded field.

Research interests

Studio based research

Landcsape theory, landscape representation, landscape and consciousness.

Painting, drawing, interdisciplinary practice

 



 

Teaching interests

Studio arts: painting, drawing, printmaking, video, interdisciplinary practice.

First year teaching

Curriculum design, Unit design, Course design

Post graduate supervision

Knowledge areas

Contemporary art and Western art history

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

Landscape Theory (and consciousness research)

Curriculum design

Expertise

Painting Printmaking Drawing Landscape theory and practice Art theory
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Conferences

2nd international Body of Knowledge: Art and Embodied Cognition Conference, from 27-29 June 2019

6th International Conference on Consciousness, Theatre, Literature and the Arts 2015

5th International Conference on  Consciousness, Theatre, Literature and the Arts 2013

Professional activities

Undergraduate and post graduate education

Practice led research

Discipline co-ordination

Gallery and exhibition management

Publications

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2021

Exit and Return

Simon Grennan

(2021), Whitehorse Artspace, JC2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Mutual Contamination 3

Simon Grennan

(2021), Bayside Gallery, Brighton Town Hall, Brighton VIC, JO1

Non-Traditional Research Output
2020

The Universe and the Eye

Lienors Torre, Simon Grennan, Rosemary Woodcock

(2020), pp. 1-1, ANZAHPE 2020 : Proceedings of the Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators Conference : Ways of Seeing in Healthcare, Monash University, Melbourne, E1

conference
2019

Venetian Blind: Optical Allusions

Simon Grennan, Sarah Neville, Lienors Torre, Anne Wilson

(2019), Palazzo Bembo, J2

Non-Traditional Research Output
2018

The Landscape and its subjects

S Grennan

(2018), Counihan Gallery, JO1

Non-Traditional Research Output
2017

Mutual contamination

S Grennan

(2017), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output
2016

Antisubjectivism and the (spectral) return of consciousness in landscape research

S Grennan

(2016), Consciousness, Theatre Literature and the Arts 2015, Brooklyn, N.Y., E1

conference
2015

The demise and spectral return of consciousness in landscape research

S Grennan

(2015), pp. 211-226, Consciousness, theatre, literature and the arts 2015, Newcastle, Eng., B1

book chapter

Formica

S Grennan

(2015), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output
2014

The swimmer (The Bridge Project)

S Grennan

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

Non-Traditional Research Output

I-Face

S Grennan

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

Non-Traditional Research Output
2013

RGB Wattle Park chalet

S Grennan

(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

YGR Fontainebleau

S Grennan

(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

YGR Warrandyte

S Grennan

(2013), Geelong, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

PORTFOLIO (2011): Solo Exhibition at Manningham Gallery

S Grennan

(2013), Melbourne, Vic., J1-1

Non-Traditional Research Output
2012

The last of his kind

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

The return

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Expedition

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Self portrait as time traveller

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Self portrait as time traveler version 2

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

The search : version 1

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Being appropriated : the observer and the observed

S Grennan

(2012), Geelong, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Excavation

S Grennan

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output
2011

Sontaran stimmung

S Grennan

(2011), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Essay: landscape on the brink

S Grennan

(2011), Melbourne, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Dalek in landscape

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J1

Non-Traditional Research Output

Brain tree

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Forensic man (study)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Suspect 5 (after Stubbs)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Back dog

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Landscape in green (Wattle Park)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Black Walk Park, scene 1

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Nocturnal landscape

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Gardiners Creek, scene 2

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Gardiners Creek, scene 3

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Black Walk Park, scene 3

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Girl in white dress

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Dalek stimmung

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Nocturnal landscape (night vision version)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

The search

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Four trees (Wattle Park in yellow)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Coda, Gardiners Creek

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Gardiners Creek (during the floods)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Evidence (torch man)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Outside corner painting (Walk Bridge)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Inside corner painting (artist by waters edge)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Green space (with self portrait)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Source

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Black Wall Park (scene 2)

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Forensic man

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Riverside Road, Wattle Park

S Grennan

(2011), Doncaster, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report