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NMIT student and staff exhibition draws diversity into illustration works

22 Mar 2013

Graduating students from the Bachelor of Illustration will showcase their work to industry professionals and members of the public in See Saw, an exhibition that promises to deliver a diverse range of styles across an array of different mediums.

These NMIT third-year students have collaboratively curated and hung the exhibition as a celebration and culmination of their training in the illustration degree.

The pieces take on many forms - from graphic novels and projections, to animation - as students navigate the delicate balance between being an individual artist and working conceptually together as a group.

NMIT staff working within the Bachelor of Illustration will also exhibit their illustration and design work in Transdisciplinary Studio on Yarra Bend Road - curated by Dr Colleen Morris, Head of Department: Creative Arts, Higher Education.

Both exhibitions will be on display concurrently and offer an excellent opportunity to take in works from NMIT staff and students, with a combined opening night on Wednesday 5 December from 6-8pm open to the public.

What: See Saw (NMIT student exhibition)

Transdisciplinary Studio on Yarra Bend Road (NMIT staff exhibition)

When: 5-22 December 2012

Where: red gallery, 157 St Georges Road, Fitzroy North 3068

Hours: 11am-5pm from Wednesday to Saturday

Interview/photo opportunity

Media enquiries should be directed to the NMIT Communications Officer, James Gardener, on (03) 92691579, 0413 483 182 or

NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE) - Situated on six campuses and six training centres throughout Melbourne's north plus a regional campus at Ararat, NMIT delivers vocational training, higher education and lifelong learning capabilities for a global workforce. NMIT forges partnerships with community, industry and government to produce practical, solution orientated graduates capable of making meaningful contributions to their chosen field of endeavour.