Darren Jorgensen

Dr, BA Tas., PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M433), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Darren Jorgensen works on the history of Australian art, and teaches in the area of global contemporary art. His publications largely focus on art from the Western Desert and Kimberley, as well as issues in contemporary art today.


Aboriginal art history and art theory; critical theory and Marxism; utopia and science fiction; communication and internet studies; Australian cinema and Australian studies; continental philosophy


  • Australian Art
  • Contemporary Art
  • Art history and theory

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Projects 2009 2020

Research Output 2001 2018

21st Biennale of Sydney: Superpositions: Equilibrium and Engagement

Jorgensen, D., 23 Mar 2018, In : Artlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly. p. n/a n/a.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access

Flags and Landscapes: Border art from the Australian goldfields

Jorgensen, D., 21 Sep 2018, In : World Art. 8, 2, p. 207-224 17 p., 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Invisible Energies of the Earth

Jorgensen, D., 6 Sep 2018, 11 p. Paris : Galerie Perrotin.

Research output: Other contribution

Laurent Grasso
Exhibition Catalogue

Ngkwarlerlaneme Modernism from Utopia, Central Australia

Jorgensen, D., 2 Jan 2018, In : Australian & New Zealand Journal of Art. 18, 1, p. 2-15 13 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


The Dreaming of Artists: Artists of the Dreaming

Jorgensen, D., 7 Jun 2018, 2 p. FORM Contemporary Craft and Design Inc.

Research output: Other contribution