Artist in Residence Animation

Gregg Brown


Contact Details
Mobile: 0425 829 715
Email: gregg@playanimation.com.au
Website: www.playanimation.com.au

Background
Stop Motion Animator
Artist in Residence – Sacre Coeur, St Joseph's PS Boronia, Bayswater Secondary
Many local council commissions working on social issues concerning youth.
7 yrs experience with special needs at Tertiary Level, teaching teamwork and communication skills using animation.

Current Area of Expertise
Stop Motion Animation
"I enjoy helping the collaborative effort of the group to develop stories that share life skills and promote empowerment."

Preferred Location
Melbourne Eastern Suburbs and Victoria

Preferred Year Levels
Primary & Secondary

 

 

Clare Walton


Contact Details
Mobile: 0422 202 869
Email: clare@visualfeastcreations.com.au
Website: www.visualfeastcreations.com.au
http://clarewalton.wordpress.com/

Professional Artist & Creative Director/Owner of Visual Feast Creations www.visualfeastcreations.com.au

Background
Trained in Fashion Design and Millinery and completed Diploma in Visual Arts at Victoria University
Experience includes art co-ordinator for community festivals and projects within Australia and overseas.
Have worked as an artist in resident at schools in Victoria, NSW and Arnhem Land including:
Ikea Community Fence Art Project, Ferncourt Public School, Marrickville, NSW
Peace Garden Mural, St Dominics Primary School, Broadmeadows, VIC
Recycled Community Art Program, Yirrkala CEC School, North Eastern Arnhem Land, NT
Melbourne’s Adventure Playground – Artist in Resident Programs funded by AFKC
And Ceres School Incursion Recycled Arts Program

Area of Expertise
Recycled art, murals along with stop animation and installation projects for Primary and Secondary Levels.

 

 

Zhen Murry

Contact Details
Mobile: 0423436346
Email: info@zhenart.net
Website: www.zhenart.net

Background
Zhen is a young innovative Melbourne based performance artist who creates artwork through stop motion and tablet animations. She has performed and created artworks both locally and internationally, ranging from works at Federation Square to exhibitions in Paris and Berlin.
She also organises workshops for children which incorporates her signature stop motion and tablet animation techniques which she uses to teach the students about teamwork, the importance of enjoying the creative process rather than just being fixated on the finished product as well as letting their imaginations run wild.
Zhen believes in using technology to help create more freedom in the creative process for both herself and the children she teaches.
Zhen has run Workshops and Artist talks for ArtPlay, City of Casey, Murray Arts as well as Primary & Secondary schools.

Zhen has Masters of Fine Arts, Dip Ed in Secondary(Method: Visual Art),
Honours in Fine Arts, Bachelor of Visual Arts all from Monash University.
She also has an up to date Working with Children’s Check and Public Liability Insurance.

Current Area of Expertise
Stop Motion Animation
Tablet Animation
Charcoal
Drawing
Life Drawing
Blind Drawing

Preferred Location
All regions of Melbourne

Preferred Year Levels
Primary, Secondary, VCAL and adults