DUCKWORTH HULLICK DUO
In recent years, the D)-(D has been emerging as one of Australia's pre-eminent audiovisual arts duos. Recent noted projects have included RE:EVOLUTION (2014) with The Amplified Elephants and BOLT Ensembles; SELECT NATURALIS (2015) with The Amplified Elephants; and RESONANCE in the DOME (2016) at RMIT's DESIGN HUB Gallery.
Jonathan Duckworth is a Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow (2012-15), Senior Lecturer - Games and Director of Creative interventions, Art and Rehabilitative Technology lab [CiART] at RMIT University. His work specialises in digital media art, virtual reality, human computer interaction and design. Duckworth is a two-time recipient of an Aus Co Synapse grant which has enabled him to collaborate on two ARC Linkage projects with leading national and international researchers in Psychology and the Neuroscience of movement rehabilitation and learning. He has designed two interactive artworks called ELEMENTS (2006-) and RESONANCE (2012-) for movement rehabilitation of acquired brain injury at RMIT. ELEMENTS won the 2015 Premier’s Design Award, Best in Category for Digital Design Duckworth has exhibited at peer reviewed major national and international venues for creative work including Craft ACT, Canberra (2013), Melbourne Festival (2014), and Sónar+D Festival, Barcelona, 2015. The Resonance interactive tabletop artwork exhibited at Sónar+D attracted over 4,500 visitors and was nominated as one of the top 10 ideas to see at the festival by Spanish national media El Mundo.
)-(u||!c|< is emerging as one of Australia's leading auditory creators. He is director of JOLT Arts and The Click Clack Project (a community sonic art organisation).
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