Contributing Writers

Memo Review features a rotating group of writers from Melbourne and Monash Universities.

Rex Butler
Rex teaches Art History in the Faculty of Art Design and Architecture at Monash University.

Helen Hughes
Helen is research curator at Monash University Museum of Art, and an assistant lecturer in Art History and Curatorial Practice in the Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture at Monash University.

Giles Fielke
Giles is a writer and musician working at Monash University and the University of Melbourne. He is the Business Manager of the AAANZ.

Beth Kearney
Beth studies Art History as well as French Language and Literature. She is undertaking a research Masters in Montréal from September 2017.

Paris Lettau
Paris is a writer from Melbourne.

Amelia Winata
Amelia is a Melbourne-based arts writer and PhD candidate in Art History at the University of Melbourne.

Victoria Perin
Victoria is commencing her PhD at the University of Melbourne. Her research concerns printmaking in Melbourne during the 1960s, 70s and 80s. In 2013, she was the Gordon Darling Intern in the Australian Prints and Drawings Department at the National Gallery of Australia.

Anna Parlane
Anna is a writer and occasional curator based in Melbourne. She is currently finishing a PhD at Melbourne University, and was previously assistant curator at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.

David Wlazlo
David is a PhD Candidate in Art History and Theory at Monash University.

Francis Plagne
Francis is a writer and musician from Melbourne.

Kate Warren
Kate is a writer, curator and researcher based in Melbourne, with a particular interest in cross-overs between contemporary art, film, photography and moving image practices. She received her PhD in Art History from Monash University in 2016.

Julia Lomas
Julia Lomas is a PhD Candidate in Art History and Theory at Monash University.

Anthony White
Dr Anthony White is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne. His most recent book, co-authored with Grace McQuilten, is titled Art as Enterprise: Economic and Social Engagement in Contemporary Art (IB Tauris, 2016).

Kylie King
Kylie King is an art historian based in Melbourne.

Jane Eckett
Jane Eckett is a sessional coordinator in the art history and gender studies programs at Melbourne University.

Audrey Schmidt
Audrey Schmidt is a writer and Melbourne Personality.

Ian McLean
Professor Ian McLean is Hugh Ramsay Chair of Australian Art History at the Univeristy of Melbourne.

Chelsea Hopper
Chelsea is a curator and writer based in Melbourne.

Tiarney Miekus
Tiarney Miekus is a Melbourne-based writer.

Nicholas Tammens
Nicholas Tammens is a freelance curator, writer, and childhood educator based in Naarm (Melbourne). At Yale Union this April, he is the curator of one of the final exhibitions by Jef Geys, who passed away in February. He curates 1856, a program sited at the Victorian Trades Hall.

Eva Birch
Eva Birch is a writer, PhD student at The University of Melbourne, and an Editorial Assistant for Parrhesia: A Journal of Critical Philosophy.

Tim Alves
Tim Alves is a writer and a sessional teacher at Monash University.

Shelley McSpedden
Shelley McSpedden is currently research curator at Monash University Museum of Art.

Philip Brophy
Philip Brophy writes on art among other things.

Hester Lyon
Hester Lyon is an arts writer and student of the Master of Art Curatorship at the University of Melbourne.