Dr Catriona Moore

Lecturer

A26 - R.C. Mills Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 6905
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Research interests

  • Comparative modernisms, especially across the old British colonies
  • Contemporary feminist art and writing
  • Contemporary Australian art
  • Contemporary international art, with particular focus on post-colonial and feminist issues

Current projects

  • ‘Future Feminist Archive’, a year-long project across NSW in which artists engage with archives and collections of all kinds to create exhibitions, workshops, performances and publishing outcomes. Supported by a grant from Arts NSW in collaboration with Sydney College of the Arts
  • A cross cultural and trans generational study on the impact of feminism on Australian visual arts. Supported by a grant from the Australia Council for the Arts New Work - Established Scheme, with Jaquelline Millner

Associations

  • Future Feminist Archive project, 2015
  • Editor, Australian & New Zealand Journal of Art, 2015
  • Editorial board, The Dictionary of Australian Art & Design Online, 2009-present
  • Editorial board, The Dictionary of Australian Art & Design Online, 2009-present
  • Eyeline, 2000
  • Photofile, 1997 - 1998

Guest lectures and invited symposia papers

  • ‘Curating feminism’, Sydney College of the Arts, October, 2014
  • ‘Community arts to social practice: art in the community’, Sydney College of the Arts, April, 2014
  • ‘Feminist art history’, Guest Lecture, Sydney College of the Arts, March 2014
  • ‘Modernism and Australian Women’, Art Gallery of New South Wales, August 2013
  • ‘Bill Henson’, Art Gallery of New South Wales, June 2013
  • ‘Australian Modernism’, Art Gallery of New South Wales, June 2013
  • ‘What’s So Funny? Humour in Feminist Art’, Margaret Lawrence Gallery (VCA), Melbourne, May 2013
  • ‘If Not, Why Not?’ Forum on Contemporary Art, Artspace, Sydney, March 2013
  • ‘Equality and Difference: Feminism’s Two-pronged strategy in the art world’, Cross Art Projects, Sydney, September 2012
  • ‘Feminism and Art: Looking to the Future’, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, March 2012
  • ‘The Dinner party’, Next Wave Festival, Melbourne, Footscray Cultural Centre, May 2012

Conferences

  • ‘Recent Feminist Performance Art’, 21st Australian Humour Studies National Conference Adelaide February 2015 (with J. Millner)
  • Convenor & chair, ‘Contemporary Art & Feminism’ panel, Australia and New Zealand Art Association, Annual Conference, Launceston, December 2014
  • Conference organiser & chair, ‘Curating feminism’, Sydney College of the Arts and Art Gallery of New South Wales, October 2014
  • Conference organiser & chair, ‘Teaching to Transgress: feminism and art education’, Sydney College of the Arts, April 2014

Selected grants

2013

  • Australian Contemporary Art and Feminism; Moore C; School of Letters, Art and Media, University of Sydney/Research Incubator Scheme.

2007

  • Dictionary of Australian Artists online, DAAO: public release version; Moore C, Benjamin R, et a, Johnson V; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2006

  • University of Sydney - Near Miss Scheme; Moore C; University of Sydney (CHASS)/Bridging Support.

2005

  • DAAO The Dictionary of Australian Artists Online; Johnson V, Mendelssohn J, Bennett J, Brauer F, Losche D, Wells A, Benjamin R, Moore C, Kleinert S, Burn M, Gay A, Butler R, Bond A, Ryan A, Schmocker S, Ellis E, Neville R; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).

2003

  • Women artists and western primitivism: a comparative study of Margaret Preston and Emily Carr; Moore C; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).

2000

  • The big picture: A planning matrix for the visual arts; Smith T, Pefanis J, Moore C, Patrick J; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Strategic Partnerships with Industry - Research and Training (SPIRT).

Selected publications & creative works

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Book Chapters

  • Moore, C. (2007). Not Just a Pretty Picture: Art as Ecological Communication. In Gavin Birch (Eds.), Water Wind Art and Debate - How environmental concerns impact on disciplinary research, (pp. 345-392). Sydney: Sydney University Press.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Margaret Preston At Home. In Rex Butler (Eds.), Radical revisionism : an anthology of writings on Australian art, (pp. 200-212). Brisbane: Institute of Modern Art.
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2004). Hearts and Minds (will win the war). In Blair French, Adam Geczy and Nicholas Tsoutas (Eds.), Criticism + Engagement + Thought: 2004 Biennale of Sydney, (pp. 9-17). Sydney: Artspace.
  • Moore, C. (2002). Photo-Documentary's Fluctuating Fortune. In Stuart Koop (Eds.), Value Added Goods: Essays on Contemporary Photography, Art and Ideas, (pp. 27-34). Australia: Centre For Contemporary Photography.
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2002). Waltz in Matilda. In Rachel Kent, Russell Storer, Vivienne Webb (Eds.), Meridian: Focus on Contemporary Australian Art, (pp. 24-27). Sydney: Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • Moore, C. (2001). Artists in the Agora. In Brad Buckley and John Conomos (Eds.), Republics of Ideas: Republicanism Culture Visual Arts, (pp. 182-197). Australia: Pluto Press.

Journals

  • Moore, C., Millner, J. (2015). [In Press] Performing Oneself Badly: Burlesque and Contemporary Feminist performance. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art.
  • Moore, C. (2014). 'Backflip': Feminism and Humour in Contemporary Art. Eyeline, 80, 106-107.
  • Moore, C. (2013). The More Things Change: Feminist Aesthetics, Then and Now. Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly, 33(3), 22-24.
  • Moore, C. (2010). Notes from the front line. n.paradoxa (print), 26(9), 19-19.
  • Moore, C. (2009). Book Review: WACK!: Art and the Feminist Revolution, by Maura Reilly and Linda Nochlin, eds. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art, 9(1/2), 247-250.
  • Moore, C. (2006). Round-tables and Square Holes. Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly, 26(1).
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2005). Beauty and the Beast: Grace Cossington Smith at the National Gallery of Australia. Eyeline, 58(Spring).
  • Moore, C. (2005). Decoration, aspiration, nostalgia: Recent Australian photography. Art and Australia, 42(3), 424-433.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Welcome Stranger!. Photofile, 76, 42-45.

Conferences

  • Moore, C. (2005). Margaret Preston in an international frame. Margaret Preston Symposium, Sydney: Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • Moore, C. (2004). Joan Kerr’s Third Way. Art Association of Australia and New Zealand, Caufield East, Melbourne: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Moore, C. (2002). Modern Women Artists at the Colonial Periphery. Art Association of Australia and New Zealand, Caufield East, Melbourne: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand.

Textual Creative Works

  • Moore, C. (2014). Feminist Curating: The First Hundred Years. Curating Feminism, (pp. 16 - 21). Sydney, Australia: The University of Sydney.
  • Moore, C. (2013). Modern Women: Full Throttle. Sydney Moderns: Art for a New World, (pp. 86 - 91). Sydney, Australia: Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • Moore, C. (2013). Susan Norrie: 1. Grand Luxe 1987 2. Untitled 1988-89 (Peripherique). Important Australian Art from the Collection of Reg Grundy AC OBE and Joy Chambers-Grundy, Paddington, Australia: Bonhams.
  • Moore, C., Doley, K. (2012). Contemporary Australia: Feminism (A conversation between Catriona Moore and Kelly Doley). Sexes, Sydney, (pp. 12 - 17). Sydney, Australia: Performance Space.
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2010). Beauty of distance: postmortems Catriona Moore. Contemporary Visual Art + Culture: Broadsheet 39(3), volume 39 issue 3, (pp. 204 - 207). Adelaide, Australia: Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia (CACSA).
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2010). Do biennales do it better? Contemporary Visual Art + Culture: Broadsheet 39 (2), (pp. 100 - 101). Adelaide, Australia: Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia (CACSA).
  • Moore, C. (2010). Local Internationals or International Locals? Edge of Elsewhere, (pp. 57 - 60). Sydney, Australia: Campbelltown Arts Centre.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Reviews - Caroline Jordan - Picturesque pursuits: Colonial Women Artists and the Amateur Tradition. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art: Masculinities, volume 6, number 1, (pp. 134 - 138). Sydney, Australia: Allen Lane.

Report

  • Moore, C. (2004). The Big Picture: A Planning Matrix For The Visual Arts (3 Chapters: "Economic Environment", "Globalisation", "Community Attitudes").

Reference Works

  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Expressionism in Australia. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Grace Cossington Smith. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Margaret Preston. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Social Realism. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. The Antipodeans. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.

Other

  • Moore, C. (2005), Margaret Preston: Self Portrait, 1932.
  • Moore, C. (2002), Guest Lecture: "Modern Australian Women".
  • Moore, C. (2001), Public Lecture: Recent Australian Photography.
  • Moore, C. (2001), Telling Tales.

2015

  • Moore, C., Millner, J. (2015). [In Press] Performing Oneself Badly: Burlesque and Contemporary Feminist performance. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art.

2014

  • Moore, C. (2014). 'Backflip': Feminism and Humour in Contemporary Art. Eyeline, 80, 106-107.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Expressionism in Australia. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Grace Cossington Smith. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Margaret Preston. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. Social Realism. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). [In Press]. The Antipodeans. Routledge Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Routledge.
  • Moore, C. (2014). Feminist Curating: The First Hundred Years. Curating Feminism, (pp. 16 - 21). Sydney, Australia: The University of Sydney.

2013

  • Moore, C. (2013). Modern Women: Full Throttle. Sydney Moderns: Art for a New World, (pp. 86 - 91). Sydney, Australia: Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • Moore, C. (2013). Susan Norrie: 1. Grand Luxe 1987 2. Untitled 1988-89 (Peripherique). Important Australian Art from the Collection of Reg Grundy AC OBE and Joy Chambers-Grundy, Paddington, Australia: Bonhams.
  • Moore, C. (2013). The More Things Change: Feminist Aesthetics, Then and Now. Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly, 33(3), 22-24.

2012

  • Moore, C., Doley, K. (2012). Contemporary Australia: Feminism (A conversation between Catriona Moore and Kelly Doley). Sexes, Sydney, (pp. 12 - 17). Sydney, Australia: Performance Space.

2010

  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2010). Beauty of distance: postmortems Catriona Moore. Contemporary Visual Art + Culture: Broadsheet 39(3), volume 39 issue 3, (pp. 204 - 207). Adelaide, Australia: Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia (CACSA).
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2010). Do biennales do it better? Contemporary Visual Art + Culture: Broadsheet 39 (2), (pp. 100 - 101). Adelaide, Australia: Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia (CACSA).
  • Moore, C. (2010). Local Internationals or International Locals? Edge of Elsewhere, (pp. 57 - 60). Sydney, Australia: Campbelltown Arts Centre.
  • Moore, C. (2010). Notes from the front line. n.paradoxa (print), 26(9), 19-19.

2009

  • Moore, C. (2009). Book Review: WACK!: Art and the Feminist Revolution, by Maura Reilly and Linda Nochlin, eds. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art, 9(1/2), 247-250.

2007

  • Moore, C. (2007). Not Just a Pretty Picture: Art as Ecological Communication. In Gavin Birch (Eds.), Water Wind Art and Debate - How environmental concerns impact on disciplinary research, (pp. 345-392). Sydney: Sydney University Press.

2006

  • Moore, C. (2006). Round-tables and Square Holes. Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly, 26(1).

2005

  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2005). Beauty and the Beast: Grace Cossington Smith at the National Gallery of Australia. Eyeline, 58(Spring).
  • Moore, C. (2005). Decoration, aspiration, nostalgia: Recent Australian photography. Art and Australia, 42(3), 424-433.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Margaret Preston At Home. In Rex Butler (Eds.), Radical revisionism : an anthology of writings on Australian art, (pp. 200-212). Brisbane: Institute of Modern Art.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Margaret Preston in an international frame. Margaret Preston Symposium, Sydney: Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • Moore, C. (2005), Margaret Preston: Self Portrait, 1932.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Reviews - Caroline Jordan - Picturesque pursuits: Colonial Women Artists and the Amateur Tradition. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art: Masculinities, volume 6, number 1, (pp. 134 - 138). Sydney, Australia: Allen Lane.
  • Moore, C. (2005). Welcome Stranger!. Photofile, 76, 42-45.

2004

  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2004). Hearts and Minds (will win the war). In Blair French, Adam Geczy and Nicholas Tsoutas (Eds.), Criticism + Engagement + Thought: 2004 Biennale of Sydney, (pp. 9-17). Sydney: Artspace.
  • Moore, C. (2004). Joan Kerr’s Third Way. Art Association of Australia and New Zealand, Caufield East, Melbourne: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Moore, C. (2004). The Big Picture: A Planning Matrix For The Visual Arts (3 Chapters: "Economic Environment", "Globalisation", "Community Attitudes").

2002

  • Moore, C. (2002), Guest Lecture: "Modern Australian Women".
  • Moore, C. (2002). Modern Women Artists at the Colonial Periphery. Art Association of Australia and New Zealand, Caufield East, Melbourne: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Moore, C. (2002). Photo-Documentary's Fluctuating Fortune. In Stuart Koop (Eds.), Value Added Goods: Essays on Contemporary Photography, Art and Ideas, (pp. 27-34). Australia: Centre For Contemporary Photography.
  • Moore, C., Holder, J. (2002). Waltz in Matilda. In Rachel Kent, Russell Storer, Vivienne Webb (Eds.), Meridian: Focus on Contemporary Australian Art, (pp. 24-27). Sydney: Museum of Contemporary Art.

2001

  • Moore, C. (2001). Artists in the Agora. In Brad Buckley and John Conomos (Eds.), Republics of Ideas: Republicanism Culture Visual Arts, (pp. 182-197). Australia: Pluto Press.
  • Moore, C. (2001), Public Lecture: Recent Australian Photography.
  • Moore, C. (2001), Telling Tales.

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