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Nina Sellars
A one-day international symposium
19 August 2009, 10am - 4.15pm

We invite you to attend SOLID STATES/LIQUID OBJECTS: DISCOURSES OF MEDIATION, a one-day international symposium exploring diverse ideas of ‘mediation’ from virtual to physical agents. The symposium will bring together artists, scientists and media theorists providing insight into how information is deployed, mediated and embodied within various disciplines and fields of enquiry.

Keynote speakers
  • Stelarc – Artist (Brunel University, UK: University of Western Sydney, Aus)
  • Dr Joanna Zylinska – Media Theorist/Artist (Goldsmiths, UK)
  • Professor Gary Hall – Cultural and Media Theorist (Coventry University, UK)

Other confirmed speakers
  • Kit Wise – Artist/Art Writer (Monash University)
  • Dr Matthew Sellars – Quantum Physicist (Australian National University)
  • Assoc. Professor Darren Tofts – Cultural Theorist (Swinburne University)
  • Dr Melissa Miles – Art Theorist (Monash University)
  • Nina Sellars – Artist (Monash University)


Prof. Gary Hall, Nina Sellars and Dr. Joanna Zylinska


Lecture Theatre G1.04, Art and Design Building, Monash University,
900 Dandenong Rd Caulfield East

The event is open and free for all.
All enquiries please contact event organiser Nina Sellars:

The symposium will be held in conjunction with the exhibition SOLID STATES/LIQUID OBJECTS, which will be held at the Shifted Gallery, Level 1, 15 Albert Street, Richmond. All attendees at the symposium are warmly invited to come to the exhibition opening on the evening of the symposium (19 August, 6-8pm).

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