Category: Past Programs

Synapse 2016: Jessica Herrington + John Curtin School of Medical Research

Jessica Herrington, a Canberra-based visual artist, writer for SciArt Magazine, and arts editor for Lateral Magazine, worked with Professor Ted Maddess, Group Leader for Diagnostics for Eye Diseases at the John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University.

Word! on the East End Projector 

ANAT and Adelaide City Council have commissioned word-based moving image artwork from artists Caroline Daish and Stewart Daish, David Chapple and Aiyudot Khom, Ian Gibbins, and Jessica Lumb for public screening on the East End Projector as part of the East End Moving Image Program.

2012 Synapse Residency Program

The following Australian artists were awarded Synapse residencies for 2012: (more…)

Unfixed 2.0 :: Creative Development Lab


In September 2016, the Australian artists joined their English counterparts in London. Together, they experienced the 2016 Unlimited Festival, before travelling to Watershed in Bristol to undertake a week-long Creative Development Lab, which also incorporated the remote input of Unfixed 1.0 artist Sarah Houbolt, who was unable to attend in person.





The Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT), with partners Access2Arts (AUS), Unlimited (UK) and Watershed (UK) hosted Unfixed – a Creative Research Residency with ten Australian and UK Deaf and disabled artists selected to investigate and explore the determination of bodies as ‘disabled’ or ‘abled’. (more…)

Warriappendi Lights Up the Lantern

In 2015, ANAT, partnered with Adelaide City Council to work with students from Warriappendi School to produce works for Adelaide’s iconic Rundle Lantern. (more…)

The Art of Pain

ADELAIDE 20 – 30 JULY 2015

Timed to coincide with National Pain Week, The Art of Pain discussed contemporary pain research and its implications. (more…)

1997 ANAT National Summer School

In January 1997 ANAT managed the 8th ANAT National Summer School.  The focus of the school was internet design and web authoring.


The Subjects: Storytelling in Extreme Environments

Writers and artists are experts at imagining and creating the lives and worlds of others – but what happens when the tables are turned and they themselves become The Subjects? (more…)

Innovation in a Hyper Connected World: The Australian Maker Movement

ANAT is very pleased to have been included in Deloittes report on the future of Australian Manufacturing and the Maker Movement.  (more…)

Light Up The Lantern :: Rundle Lantern Project

ANAT is  seeking six South Australian artists/animators/filmmakers to participate in a guided creative development process to produce short screen-based works suitable for exhibiting on the Rundle Lantern.  (more…)

2014 Synapse Art/Science Residencies Announced

We are thrilled to announce the successful recipients of the 2014 Synapse Residencies – a core element of the Synapse initiative of the Australia Council of the Arts and ANAT, which has enabled collaboration between artists and scientists since 2004. (more…)