CAST Contemporary Art and Social Transformation is a research group based in the School of Art at RMIT University.
CAST produces art research that critically engages with social and public spheres with a particular interest in how artistic practices intersect with issues of equity, access and democracy. CAST is a hub for critical thinking, collaboration and the exchange of ideas, knowledge dissemination, practice-led artistic research and socially-engaged art practice. CAST engages on local and international levels by collaborating with practitioners, communities, industry, and government partner.
Internal Advisory Group
Grace McQuiltenCAST Leader
Molly BraddonCAST Coordinator
Daniel Palmer Associate Dean of Research and Innovation in the School of Art
Fiona Hillary Program Manager - Masters of Art - Art in Public Space
Marnie BadhamVice Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kit WiseProfessor of Fine Art and Associate Dean, School of Art
Andy TetzlaffCoordinator, RMIT Art Intersect
External Advisory Group
Andy Miller General Manager Multicultural Arts Victoria
Angharad Wynne-JonesHead of Creative Engagement, Arts Centre
Esther AnatolitisExecutive Director, NAVA
Ralph HorneDeputy Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research and Innovation for the College of Design and Social Context,
Vicki Couzens VC Indigenous Research Fellow