Visual Artist

Donna Wright (Australia)
PhD; MA-Visual Art (Research); Grad.Diploma Adult Education & Training; BA-Fine Art; Diploma Design; Cert. TESOL

Donna Wright has been a practising visual artist for over twenty five years and a practice-led researcher for almost twenty years. She has been the recipient of national and international art and research grants including the recipient of Arts Queensland Individual Artists' Grants, and residencies at the Centre International d’Accueil et d'Echanges des Récollets in Paris. Over the past few years, Donna’s art practice has explored the impacts of cultural memory, its residues and movements across generations, the part it plays in evoking feelings of longing, belonging and reconnection, and its aesthetic influences on the way we perceive, shape and engage in the world around us.