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Dr Janien Schwarz

Snr Lecturer/Sculpture Stud Co-ord

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 6586, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML5.123
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 6586
Facsimile: +61 8 9370 6146
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML5.123  


Janien is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Arts and Humanities.


  • PhD, The Australian National University, 1999.


Recent Research Grants

  • Perth Drill Core Library - Public Art Project,  Department of Finance,  Building Management and Works Grant,  2016 - 2017,  $41,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Non-Traditional Research Outputs

  • Schwarz, N., (2015), SH 51-9 (Kalgoorlie Centenary Edition). Bunbury Biennale 2015, Bunbury Regional Galleries.
  • Schwarz, N., (2015), Seven seasons in the field. Inaugural Scene Art Exhibition, Nyisztor Studio.
  • Schwarz, N., (2014), Lick. Mine Own Executioner 2014, Mundaring Arts Centre.
  • Schwarz, N., (2014), Hot World Buffet. Canopy: Into the forest, Mundaring Arts Centre.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Digging Holes with China. Becoming, Art Gallery of University of Shanghai Science and Technology.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Sculpture@Bathers. Artlink, Volume 33, Issue 2, Adelaide.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Untitled Paintings at Nyisztor Studio (2013). V 5, Nyisztor Studio, Melville.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Yonder. Art Monthly Australia, Issue 263, Canberra.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Meandering moments, Kalgoorlie 1:250,000, Murchison moments (x2). Art Mart 2013 Staff exhibition, Spectrum Project Space.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Small Wings for Peace and Hana's Suitcase. Japan and Australia Exchange Sculpture Exhibition 2012, Kaede Gallery, Osaka; Honen-in Temple and Zuiun-an Gallery in Kyoto.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Review of Spaced: Art out of place. Artlink, Vol 32 issue 2 June 2012 pp. 134-135, Semaphore, South Australia.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Gascoyne and Eastern Goldfields Journeys. Western Australian Photographic Book Survey, Perth Centre for Photography.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), What Next?. City of Joondalup 14th Annual Invitation Art Award , Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Terminal at The Conservatorium. Fringe World Festival, Perth 2012: The Conservatorium, Paper Mountain, Northbridge, WA.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Peak-to-Peak. How to Talk to a Mountain - Awesome International Arts Festival installation, Paper Mountain.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Taking stock. Shopfronts on Beaufort, 151 Beaufort Street, Northbridge.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Material Murmurings.

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Aquabatics As New Works Of Art'. Exploring Perceptions Of Corporeal Virtuality And Actuality Through The Exploration And Development Of Live(d) Art Practices In Submerged Environments In Order To...
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A Leap In The Dark: Identity, Culture And The Trauma Of War Mediated Through The Visual Art Of North-east European Migrants And Emigres To Australia After 1945
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Fieldwork/fieldwalking.
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