ABOUT

This site serves as a folio for Jess’ creative, written and research engagements. It also provides a blog platform for the informal ephemera that arise alongside these praxis. On Logos:  λόγος

Jessica Laraine Williams is a transdisciplinary researcher, visual artist, practicing physiotherapist and PhD candidate at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, The University of Melbourne.

Jess Jessica Laraine Williams is a transdisciplinary researcher, visual artist, writer and part time PhD candidate at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, The University of Melbourne. She is a sessional tutor at the Victorian College of the Arts, most recently teaching into undergraduate and Masters of Contemporary Art subjects within Critical and Theoretical Studies. Jess holds first class Honours degrees in both the Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Monash University) and the Bachelor of Fine Art (The Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, The University of Melbourne).  As a senior physiotherapist, Jess been working for over a decade in her physiotherapist profession, including hospital, rehabilitation and management roles. Jess is undertaking her doctoral research on situating the posthuman through transdisciplinary work with art. This includes applied transdisciplinary projects that bridge art and science with multiple outputs, such as virtual reality nature art towards wellbeing. Jess’ parallel art practice relates to interests in performative identity, collective cartography and institutional critique.

CoVA Graduate Academy

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