Philip Mead

2010 NSW Premier's Prize for literary scholarship - awarded to Philip Mead

Tuesday, 22 June 2010

Professor Philip Mead, Chair of Australian Literature and ALTC project leader, has won the prestigious 2010 New South Wales Premier's Prize for Literary Scholarship.

Banksia

Campus art project celebrates UWA centenary

Friday, 18 June 2010

The University of Western Australia's Cultural Precinct is inviting artists to submit proposals for a project to mark UWA's centenary celebrations as part of the Perth International Arts Festival 2011.

UWA campus recognised in Heritage Awards

Friday, 18 June 2010

The University of Western Australia was highly commended for its outstanding contribution to heritage at the recent Western Australian Heritage Awards.

Image courtesy of John Maloney

Banksia exhibition highlights Australia's extraordinary floral diversity

Thursday, 17 June 2010

A new photographic exhibition of native flora will open at The University Club Gallery on July 2.

UWA campus alive with the arts this winter

Monday, 14 June 2010

The University of Western Australia will be packed with public events for WINTERArts during the July mid-semester break.

Edgar Metcalfe

Metcalfe bids 'friendly' farewell

Friday, 11 June 2010

One of the driving forces behind Australian theatre for nearly half a century is about to retire to England - but not before treating local audiences one last time.

UWA establishes religion and globalisation initiative

Tuesday, 8 June 2010

The University of Western Australia will contribute to global discussion on the role of religion in the world through a new initiative.

Winthrop Professor Dennis Haskell

Winthrop Professor Dennis Haskell on UWA graduate Randolph Stow

Thursday, 3 June 2010

One of Randolph Stow's poems is titled "The Land's Meaning", and all his work might be interpreted as searching for this, suggests Winthrop Professor Dennis Haskell, of UWA's School of English and Cultural Studies. Professor Haskell is also Chair of the Australia Council Literature Board.

Winthrop tower

UWA architecture competition designed to aid international crisis areas

Tuesday, 1 June 2010

Graduate architects and designers are invited to create an innovative, easily constructed shelter for remote communities affected by natural disaster as part of The University of Western Australia's 2010 Pavilion Project Design Competition.

Madeline Bates

Perth International Arts Festival appoints new film program manager

Wednesday, 26 May 2010

The Perth International Arts Festival is delighted to announce the appointment of Madeline Bates to the highly sought-after role of Program Manager:  Film.