Dance legends provide a helping hand

Janet Vernon AM and Graeme Murphy AO rehearse ‘BERLIN’ with QUT Dance Performance students

I have been blessed to have met some amazing people in my career. Having graduated from QUT as a dance student before becoming a performance psychologist and corporate leadership consultant, I have been able to work with some incredibly talented and well respected professionals across many fields.
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Qaphqa: Joseph Breikers at the IMA

Given that inner Brisbane has seen such a proliferation of grayscale apartment blocks in the past five years, Qaphqa, Joseph Breikers’ stacked toilet cubicles in the forecourt of Brisbane’s Institute of Modern Art, seemed a highly apt gesture.  Assembled in untreated pine and plywood, festive flags fluttering on its roof, the slender three-storey outhouse stood like a DIY mock-medieval parody of the concrete blocks of flats that surrounded it.

Joseph Breikers, 'Qaphqa' (2013), Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane. Photo credit: Richard Stringer

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Illuminating postgraduate study

Ruari Elkington discusses documentary funding at the Ignite13! postgraduate conference.

I thought completing my undergraduate degree was gruelling enough. But I recently received a first-hand insight into the dynamic world of postgraduate study that quickly put things back into perspective.
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