Artist in Residence, Body In Mind, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia

Cat Jones is an interdisciplinary artist, performer, writer, curator and researcher. She is artist-in-residence Body In Mind, Sansom Institute, University South Australia and previous artist in residence roles include School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University Western Australia (UWA); SymbioticA, UWA; and OSCIEN (QLD). Cat has presented seminars and papers for Neolife, Science Literature and the Arts Symposium; Fiona Woods Foundation; National Experimental Arts Forum; Aesthetics After Finitude and many others. Her research projects include olfaction; the neuroscience of embodiment and body illusions in chronic pain; the science of plant signalling and adaptive behaviour; the history of women in botany and the censorship and anatomy of the clitoris. Her artworks have been presented internationally at Performance Space (Sydney), Stanford (CA), point b (NY), Project Space 643 (CA), Vitalstatistix (SA), Proximity Festival (WA), Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Fremantle Art Centre, Wired Lab (NSW) and many others. She also writes for Realtime Onscreen. www.catjones.net

Experience

  • –present
    Artist in Residence, Body in Mind, Sansom Institute
  • 2014–2015
    Artist in Residence, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia
  • 2013–2014
    Artist in Residence, SymbioticA, University of Western Australia

Honours

Creative Australia Fellowship 2012; ANAT Synapse Research Residency 2014