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MR Paul Fletcher

Positions

  • Animation (experimental animation, abstract film, visual music)
  • Custom Audio Visual Interfaces and Instruments (experimental developments in live film, visual music, kinetic and audio sculptures)
  • Electronic Music, Sound Design, (Visual Music, Experimental FIlm, Digital Media Installation & Projection)
  • Projection Art (Public Site Specific Projection works)
  • Public Art Installation (mixed media environments - scuptural, video,animation, soundscape)

Overview

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  • Animation,digital video & sound artist. I am interested in the relationship between sound and animated motion, I am a Lecturer in the Animation at the VCA Film & Television Faculty Department. And have worked collaboratively on several projects with multi-discipline central Victorian art collective Punctum.(2005-2010 Between 2009 and 2001 I was also a member of the Art and Technology Coalition and contributed to their international travelling exhibition "InsideOUt". I am still a current and active committe member and contributor to the Undue Noise Collective. I have  facilitated short courses and group production projects often integrating Environment, Science and Art themes. I continue to produce digital film work situated at an intersection of abstraction and narrative , and create installation and live performance projects, involving the invention of custom built audiovisual instruments. Currently working on projects involving Public Site Specific Projection and Mixed Media Installations incorporating Kinetic and Audio Sculpture ,Video and Animation.
    I have engaged with many Animation methods and sound production, but have special interests in visual music, abstract animation, experimental film, soundtrack composition, live film ,improvisation and procedural animation, projection art and animation installations   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Undue Noise Collective. Ongoing Membership and Contibutor - Elected Vice President for 2012 2007 - 2012
  • Art and Technology Collective. incorporated association member, exhibiting artist-INside OUt Exhibition and other planning 2009 - 2011
  • Punctum. Core membership Live Arts Association 2004 - 2011
  • Bendigo Film Society. Steering Committee - Involved in selecting programme, responsible for putting programme of VCA Film & TV shorts 2007 - 2008

Publications

Exhibitions

Selected publications

Awards

Education and training

  • MFTV, University of Melbourne 2009
  • BA, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 1985

Awards and honors

  • "Best Australian Short Experimental Film", Darwin International Film Festival, 2004

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Supervision

Available for supervision

  • N

Supervision Statement

  • I am currently supervising and co-supervising
    3 Masters by Research Film & TV (Animation) candidates
    and
    1 Phd in Animation related Research Projects

    I Masters Research Completion in 2012
    1 PHD Completion in 2013