Janien is a Honorary Senior Lecturer within the School of Arts and Humanities.
Doctor of Philosophy Visual Arts, 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)
Creative Arts Research Outputs
Schwarz, N., Nykiel, A., (2016), Field Working Slow Making. Field Working Slow Making, ECU Spectrum Project Space, Nien Schwarz and Annette Nykiel.
Research Student Supervision
Doctor of Philosophy, Material murmurings.
Doctor of Philosophy, Meeting place. An exhibition - and - locating the country: An Australian bricoleur's inquiry. an exegesis
Doctor of Philosophy, Fieldwork/fieldwalking.
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, 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...