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Felicity Fenner

Felicity Fenner is Associate Professor in the School of Art & Design at UNSW, inaugural Director of UNSW Galleries (2013 – 2018), a member of the City of Sydney Public Art Advisory Panel and a lead researcher on the Curating Cities database of eco-sustainable public art. Her research as a curator focuses on aspects of place-making and inhabitation, encapsulated in exhibitions such as Handle with care: 2008 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Once Removed, Australia’s group exhibition at the 2009 Venice Biennale, Michael Nyman: Cine Opera, staged inside Sydney Park Brickworks in 2011, Running the City, curated for the 2013 International Symposium on Electronic Art, and People Like Us, an international exhibition of new media art developed for tour to 15 venues across Australia (2015–2019).

Books from this author
Running the City
August 2017
Leading Australian curator Felicity Fenner profiles activity-based and pop-up contemporary public art projects from Australia and around the globe. Running the City explores art projects that bring together diverse disciplines and cultures – including running, cycling, architecture, and guerilla gardening.