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Dr Janien Schwarz

Snr Lecturer/Sculpture Stud Co-ord

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 9370 6586, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML5.107
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  9370 6586  
Facsimile: (61 8)  9370 6146  
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML5.107  


Staff Qualifications

  • PhD, The Australian National University, 1999 .

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Creative Works

  • Schwarz, N., (2015), SH 51-9. Bunbury Biennale, Bunbury Regional Galleries.
  • Schwarz, N., (2015), Exhibition review. Trapped: Cecile Williams., South Australia.
  • 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), Meandering moments, Kalgoorlie 1:250,000, Murchison moments (x2). Art Mart 2013 Staff exhibition, Spectrum Project Space.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Digging Holes with China. Becoming, Art Gallery of University of Shanghai Science and Technology.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Yonder. Art Monthly Australia, Issue 263, Canberra.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Untitled Paintings at Nyisztor Studio (2013). V 5, Nyisztor Studio, Melville.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Fremantle Arts Centre Residency. Fremantle Arts Centre Residency, Fremantle Arts Centre.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Secret room revealed at Story Studios contains voices of 21st century West Australian artists., Fremantle.
  • Schwarz, N., (2013), Sculpture@Bathers. Artlink, Volume 33, Issue 2, Adelaide.
  • Schwarz, N., (2012), Taking stock. Shopfronts on Beaufort, 151 Beaufort Street, Northbridge.
  • 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), What Next?. City of Joondalup 14th Annual Invitation Art Award , Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City.
  • 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., (2011), Foreword: 28th Annual Exhibition Sculpture Survey 2011. Sculpture Survey, Middle Swan, Western Australia.
  • Schwarz, N., Hay, D., Bray, N., (2011), Over. Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe Beach.
  • Schwarz, N., (2011), Nalda Searles: Drifting in my own land. Art Monthly Australia, Acton, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2011), Landed: Knowing by being there. City of Perth, Perth.
  • Schwarz, N., (2011), Artnotes-Western Australia: Issue 236. Art Monthly Australia February 2011, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2011), Radicle. Perth International Arts Festival Dialogues with Landscape: Radicle, University of Western Australia.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #228. Art Monthly Australia April 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #227. Art Monthly Australia March 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #226. Art Monthly Australia December 2009-February 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), To Make One's Bed. City in Bloom, Perth Cultural Centre.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Fanciful and Forceful. Craft Arts International #80 2010 p.52-55, Australia.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Gomboc Exhibition catalogue foreword. 27th Annual Exhibition Sculpture Survey 2010, Perth, WA.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #235. Art Monthly Australia November 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #234. Art Monthly Australia October 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #233. Art Monthly Australia September 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #229. Art Monthly Australia May 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #230. Art Monthly Australia June 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Wallpaper. Artlink Vol 30 no 3, 2010, South Australia.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Home Open. Home Open: Fremantle Artists and their Collections, Fremantle Arts Centre.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #232. Art Monthly Australia August 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia: Issues 226-235 - Ten review feature sections. Art Monthly Australia 2010, Canberra, ACT.
  • Schwarz, N., (2010), Artnotes-Western Australia #231. Art Monthly Australia July 2010, Canberra, ACT.

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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