Senior Lecturer - Visual Arts
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 # 8786
School of Art and Design
Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies
Private Bag 92006
Visual Arts, Photography and Moving Image, Installation, Community and Activist Art platforms, Documentary, Ethics, Practice-led Research, Trans-disciplinary practices in Art and Social Science
Fiona’s research interests include historiography, philosophies of history, the social responsibility of witnessing, and the ethics of documentary photographic and filmic practices. She is interested in contemporary visual arts lens-based documentary practice, with a particular focus on an image’s ability to enable an ethical caring based in relationships of imagining over reified visibility, and listening over cognitive knowing.