VCA & MCM Collected Works - Theses
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Photography's material medium
Photography’s Material Medium explores the way technological developments in image production can extend the potential for photography to open up as a material and a medium. In the studio-based component of this project, ...
Master of Music (Composition)
This completed folio comprises five works, including two orchestral, two small ensemble and one solo for voice and electronics. The compositions concern colour, timbre, gesture, and alternative notation such as time-space, ...
Wynton Kelly: his life and music
This thesis explores the music of jazz pianist Wynton Kelly. Wynton Kelly was a mainstream hard bop stylist who made a significant mark on the jazz world through the 1950s and 60s. Although most famed for his five-year ...
A philosophy of change: Richard Meale and Viridian
The study of the philosophical origins of Richard Meale's Viridian, as compared with those of the main-stream of the avant-garde and with those of the Symbolists and Debussy, draws the conclusion that Meale has, in the ...
Acting-out of the depression: J. C. Williamson, 1893
This thesis presents a synchronic case-study of J. C. Williamson’s business activities for the year 1893 while he was in partnership with George Musgrove. The year 1893 was a year of severe financial depression in Australia ...
Attending to silence
It may seem ironic or even slightly absurd to discuss silence in a context where the sound is art. Perhaps even more absurd is the fact that we are engaging in a kind of dialectical exchange about silence which inevitably ...