Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Professor Eleanor Gates-Stuart

Professor Eleanor Gates-Stuart

PhD, Grad Cert, MA, BA (Hons)

Professor Eleanor Gates-Stuart is a visual media artist who focus is primarily on scientific exploration and technology, both in the advancement of innovation and in communicating her artistic practice in new and innovative ways, questioning and engaging audience in art, science and technology. Working with major research organisations, museums, business and government her scope of artistic creativity and research interests are extensive and includes interactive exhibits and the application of innovative materials.

She was awarded Scitech’s Innovation in Art Residency for her project, ‘Under the Surface’ based on mining and mineral exploration in Western Australia, in association with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Mineral Resources Flagship. Gates-Stuart’s active research involves site visits, such as travelling deep underground at the Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) Super Pit and visiting Data & Core Repositories at GeoScience Australia and the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) in WA.

Selected Awards and Positions

  • Honorary Professorial Fellow, Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts at the University of Wollongong 2017- 2020
  • Seed Grant: IMPeL: The Immersive Mesopelagic Performance Lab, National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine 2017 (USA)
  • National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), Deep Blue Ocean, Alumnus 2016 (USA)
  • Professor Eleanor Gates-Stuart is a visual media artist who focus is primarily on scientific exploration and technology, both in the advancement of innovation and in communicating her artistic practice in new and innovative ways, questioning and engaging audience in art, science and technology. Working with major research organisations, museums, business and government her scope of artistic creativity and research interests are extensive and includes interactive exhibits and the application of innovative materials.

    She was awarded Scitech’s Innovation in Art Residency for her project, ‘Under the Surface’ based on mining and mineral exploration in Western Australia, in association with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Mineral Resources Flagship. Gates-Stuart’s active research involves site visits, such as travelling deep underground at the Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) Super Pit and visiting Data & Core Repositories at GeoScience Australia and the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) in WA.

    Selected Awards and Positions

  • Honorary Professorial Fellow, Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts at the University of Wollongong 2017- 2020
  • Seed Grant: IMPeL: The Immersive Mesopelagic Performance Lab, National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine 2017 (USA)
  • National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), Deep Blue Ocean, Alumnus 2016 (USA)

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  • Postgraduate Supervision
  • Undergraduate Subject CC1102

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Arts and Science

Projects included: IMPel; Blood Fusion; Under the Surface; StellrScope

See website: www.eleanorgatestuart.com

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