UNSW Art and Design, Director Expanded Perception and Interaction Centre UNSW, Director of the Lab for Innovation in Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (iGLAM)
Professor Sarah Kenderdine researches at the forefront of interactive and immersive experiences for galleries, libraries, archives and museums. In widely exhibited installation works, she has amalgamated cultural heritage with new media art practice in the realms of interactive cinema, augmented reality and embodied narrative. Sarah is Professor at University of New South Wales Art & Design where she is director of UNSW’s newly created transdisciplinary Expanded Perception and Interaction Centre (EPICentre) pioneering new visualization infrastructures and projects across the arts and sciences. She is director of the Laboratory for Innovation in Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (iGLAM), a co-director of iCinema Centre for Interactive Cinematic Research and deputy director for the National Institute for Experimental Arts. She has headed Special Projects for Museum Victoria since 2003. Among a number of recent awards she received the Council for Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences Prize for Distinctive Work in 2014, the International Council of Museums Award (Australia) and Inaugural Australian Arts in Asia Awards Innovation Award in 2013. In 2016 she was elected President of the Australasian Association for Digital Humanities. She is currently completing a new coauthored monograph: Cameron, F & Kenderdine, S. 2016, Theorizing digital cultural heritage for a complex, turbulent and entangled world, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.