DR Kate Daw

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  • Academic

Research expertise

  • conceptual-based visual art practice (narrative and contemporary visual art)

Subject Areas

  • Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
  • The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)

Available for supervision


Contact Details

email: kdaw@unimelb.edu.au


Birds; Flightpaths in Australian Art
Start: Friday, December 2nd 2016 End: Monday, February 6th 2017
Climarte Public Poster, Melbourne
Start: Sunday, May 1st 2016 End: Monday, May 30th 2016
Support Material, Soft Furnishings, RMIT Project Space
Start: Friday, February 26th 2016 End: Friday, March 25th 2016
Green Lamp
Start: Friday, March 21st 2014 End: Sunday, June 8th 2014
Top of the World
Start: Friday, November 22nd 2013 End: Saturday, March 22nd 2014
Ghar Ghar Ki Baat/Tales From Two Homes
Start: Tuesday, August 27th 2013 End: Friday, September 27th 2013
Love, Work
Start: Friday, February 1st 2013 End: Sunday, February 3rd 2013
Sleep on the Left Side
Start: Wednesday, December 19th 2012 End: Friday, January 18th 2013
In Between Days
Start: Wednesday, October 5th 2011 End: Friday, October 28th 2011
Kate Daw In ART#2 ACCA Regional Tour
Start: Saturday, July 23rd 2011 End: Saturday, September 17th 2011
Imaging The Apple
Start: Thursday, March 25th 2010 End: Friday, April 30th 2010
Restaurant Project
Start: Tuesday, March 3rd 2009 End: Friday, June 19th 2009
Basil Sellers Art Prize
Start: Friday, August 1st 2008 End: Saturday, October 25th 2008
A Simple Act - A Collaborative Project by Kate Daw & Stewart Russell
Start: Tuesday, October 17th 2006 End: Thursday, November 9th 2006
Start: Friday, April 28th 2006 End: Thursday, May 11th 2006
Start: Saturday, January 1st 2005 End: Friday, December 30th 2005
The Between Space
Start: Friday, October 14th 2005 End: Friday, November 4th 2005
Truth Universally Acknowledged
Start: Friday, August 5th 2005 End: Saturday, September 24th 2005
Another Place
Start: Monday, August 1st 2005 End: Monday, August 29th 2005
The Spirit of Football
Start: Friday, August 6th 2004 End: Saturday, October 2nd 2004
1000 Joy and the Ipcress File 
Start: Saturday, August 30th 2003 End: Friday, September 19th 2003
Hothouse: The flower in Contemporary art
Start: Thursday, May 1st 2003 End: Friday, May 30th 2003
Out Of Site
Start: Tuesday, January 1st 2002 End: Monday, December 30th 2002
Angel Dust
Start: Wednesday, April 11th 2001 End: Friday, April 27th 2001
Start: Saturday, February 24th 2001 End: Saturday, March 24th 2001
Artist Project for Short Ride in a Fast Machine


Edited Books

DAW K, MCINNES V (2008), Bureau, The University of Melbourne (ISBN:9780980484328)

Publications of Creative Research

DAW K (2008), Keep Calm and Carry On, Arena Printing and Publishing
DAW K (2001), Drive Publication, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art

Other Refereed Contribution to Refereed Journals

DAW K, RUSSELL S (2012), Two Homes, Colloquy, Vol 2012, Issue 22

Creative Exhibited Works

DAW K (2006), Rosebud, Victorian Tapestry Workshop
DAW K, RUSSELL (2006), A Simple Act - A Collaborative Project by Kate Daw & Stewart Russell
DAW K (2003), 1000 Joy and the Ipcress File 
DAW K (2003), Humid
DAW K, RUSSELL S (2002), Angel Dust, Intermedia Gallery
DAW K (2002), Out Of Site

Creative Published Works

DAW K (2001), Art, Work, Life



ACCA in the City, Lights No Eyes Can See

Education and Training

  • PhD in Fine Arts PhD.F.A , Victorian College of the Arts, 2005
  • Master of Arts M.A , Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 1999
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Arts P.Grad.A , , 1996
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts B.F.A , Victorian College of the Arts, 1989
  • Bachelor of Arts (Fine Arts) B.A.FA , Curtin University of Technology, 1984

Awards and honours

  • Creative Fellowship, State Library of Victoria, 2007