Ihlein, Lucas M. Dr

DECRA Research Fellow

  • Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
  • School of the Arts, English and Media

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2014 Blogging as art, art as research
    2012 Attending to Anthony McCall's long film for ambient light
    2007 Bilateral blogging
    2016 Lucas Ihlein: 1:1 scale art and the Yeomans Project in North Queensland

Research Overview


  • Dr Lucas Ihlein is ARC DECRA Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer in the School of The Arts, English and Media. He uses a creative-practice based research methodology (including blogging, printmaking, public events, and scholarly publication) to explore complex environmental management issues, with a particular focus on Australian agriculture. His current research project: Sugar vs the Reef – Socially Engaged Art and Urgent Environmental Problems is the focus of his ARC DECRA Fellowship from 2016-18.

    Lucas is a member of the following research networks:

Geographic Focus


Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    Material Inventions - Applying Creative Arts Research
    Publisher
    I.B. Taurus & Co.
    Pages
    38 - 49
    2014

    Published In
    72 Assignments: The Foundation Course in Art and Design Today
    Publisher
    PCA Press
    Pages
    1 - 26
    2013

    Published In
    Unsitely Aesthetics - Uncertain Practices in Contemporary Art
    Publisher
    Errant Bodies Press
    Pages
    266 - 294
    2012

    Published In
    Perform Repeat Record: Live Art in History
    Publisher
    Intellect
    Pages
    333 - 346
    2011

    Published In
    The Live Art Almanac Vol. 2
    Publisher
    Live Art Development Agency
    Pages
    171 - 175
    2010

    Published In
    In the Balance: Art for a Changing World
    Publisher
    Museum of Contemporary Art
    Pages
    102 - 105
    2009

    Published In
    There Goes the Neighbourhood - Redfern and the Politics of Urban Space
    Publisher
    Book published in conjunction with the Performance Space exhibition "There Goes the Neighbourhood."
    Pages
    46 - 49
    2009

    Published In
    Harmonic Tremors: Aesthetic Interventions in the Public Sphere
    Publisher
    Gasworks
    Pages
    33 - 44
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2016 Creek Walking Dialogue: Art and Environmental Activism
    2013

    Pages
    1 - 2
  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2016

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Volume
    3 November
    Pages
    1 - 4
    2016

    Published In
    Unlikely Journal
    Pages
    1 - 18
    2016

    Published In
    Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly
    Volume
    36
    ISSN
    p. 0727-1239
    2016

    Published In
    NiTRO
    Volume
    4
    2015

    Published In
    Performance Matters
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    24 - 40
    2015

    Published In
    Axon: Creative Explorations
    Volume
    5
    Pages
    1 - 14
    ISSN
    p. 1838-8973
    2014

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Pages
    1 - 7
    2013

    Published In
    Scan (Sydney): journal of media arts culture
    Volume
    10
    Pages
    1 - 26
    ISSN
    p. 1449-1818
    2010

    Published In
    Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly
    Volume
    30
    Page
    p. 19
    ISSN
    p. 0727-1239
    2010

    Published In
    127 Prince (Online journal)
    Volume
    14 May
    2009

    Published In
    Locksmith Project
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    12 - 17
    2007

    Published In
    The International Journal of the Arts in Society
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    53 - 62
    ISSN
    p. 1833-1866

Available as Research Supervisor

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Target Practice: Reading the art of appropriation Linden, Elizabeth
    Doctor of Philosophy Ecologies of Art: Collaboration, Social Engagement and the Environment Williams, Kim
    Doctor of Philosophy Empty Gesture: Artists’ Labour in Socially Engaged Art Rodigari, Sarah
    Doctor of Philosophy The Practive of Play In/As Contemporary Art Whittaker, Malcolm

Education And Training


  • Ph.D. in Contemporary Arts, Deakin University, School of Communication and Creative Arts 2005 - 2010

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2014 Blogging as art, art as research
    2012 Attending to Anthony McCall's long film for ambient light
    2007 Bilateral blogging
    2016 Lucas Ihlein: 1:1 scale art and the Yeomans Project in North Queensland

Research Overview


  • Dr Lucas Ihlein is ARC DECRA Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer in the School of The Arts, English and Media. He uses a creative-practice based research methodology (including blogging, printmaking, public events, and scholarly publication) to explore complex environmental management issues, with a particular focus on Australian agriculture. His current research project: Sugar vs the Reef – Socially Engaged Art and Urgent Environmental Problems is the focus of his ARC DECRA Fellowship from 2016-18.

    Lucas is a member of the following research networks:

Geographic Focus


Selected Publications


  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    Material Inventions - Applying Creative Arts Research
    Publisher
    I.B. Taurus & Co.
    Pages
    38 - 49
    2014

    Published In
    72 Assignments: The Foundation Course in Art and Design Today
    Publisher
    PCA Press
    Pages
    1 - 26
    2013

    Published In
    Unsitely Aesthetics - Uncertain Practices in Contemporary Art
    Publisher
    Errant Bodies Press
    Pages
    266 - 294
    2012

    Published In
    Perform Repeat Record: Live Art in History
    Publisher
    Intellect
    Pages
    333 - 346
    2011

    Published In
    The Live Art Almanac Vol. 2
    Publisher
    Live Art Development Agency
    Pages
    171 - 175
    2010

    Published In
    In the Balance: Art for a Changing World
    Publisher
    Museum of Contemporary Art
    Pages
    102 - 105
    2009

    Published In
    There Goes the Neighbourhood - Redfern and the Politics of Urban Space
    Publisher
    Book published in conjunction with the Performance Space exhibition "There Goes the Neighbourhood."
    Pages
    46 - 49
    2009

    Published In
    Harmonic Tremors: Aesthetic Interventions in the Public Sphere
    Publisher
    Gasworks
    Pages
    33 - 44
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2016 Creek Walking Dialogue: Art and Environmental Activism
    2013

    Pages
    1 - 2
  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2016

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Volume
    3 November
    Pages
    1 - 4
    2016

    Published In
    Unlikely Journal
    Pages
    1 - 18
    2016

    Published In
    Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly
    Volume
    36
    ISSN
    p. 0727-1239
    2016

    Published In
    NiTRO
    Volume
    4
    2015

    Published In
    Performance Matters
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    24 - 40
    2015

    Published In
    Axon: Creative Explorations
    Volume
    5
    Pages
    1 - 14
    ISSN
    p. 1838-8973
    2014

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Pages
    1 - 7
    2013

    Published In
    Scan (Sydney): journal of media arts culture
    Volume
    10
    Pages
    1 - 26
    ISSN
    p. 1449-1818
    2010

    Published In
    Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly
    Volume
    30
    Page
    p. 19
    ISSN
    p. 0727-1239
    2010

    Published In
    127 Prince (Online journal)
    Volume
    14 May
    2009

    Published In
    Locksmith Project
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    12 - 17
    2007

    Published In
    The International Journal of the Arts in Society
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    53 - 62
    ISSN
    p. 1833-1866

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Target Practice: Reading the art of appropriation Linden, Elizabeth
    Doctor of Philosophy Ecologies of Art: Collaboration, Social Engagement and the Environment Williams, Kim
    Doctor of Philosophy Empty Gesture: Artists’ Labour in Socially Engaged Art Rodigari, Sarah
    Doctor of Philosophy The Practive of Play In/As Contemporary Art Whittaker, Malcolm

Education And Training


  • Ph.D. in Contemporary Arts, Deakin University, School of Communication and Creative Arts 2005 - 2010
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Geographic Focus