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About Wes Hill

Dr. Wes Hill is an art historian, artist, art critic and curator who lectures in art theory and curatorial studies at Southern Cross University. He has a PhD in art history from the University of Queensland, and he is regularly published in visual art magazines and journals such as Artforum, Frieze, Broadsheet and Art and Australia. Speciality research areas include contemporary art, the ‘folkloric’ and the nature and representation of ‘criticality’ in cultural practice. Curated exhibitions include This is what I do (Metro Arts, Brisbane, and Contemporary Art Spaces Tasmania, Hobart), and Living Things (Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore). As an artist specialising in the medium of installation, he has exhibited with Wendy Wilkins as ‘Wilkins Hill’ at numerous national art institutions such as the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Artspace, Sydney, and Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane.


Present Lecturer, Southern Cross University School of Arts and Social Sciences


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Contact Information

School of Arts & Social Sciences
PO Box 157
Lismore NSW
Australia 2480
Phone: (+61 2) 6620 3291


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