Ralph Body

Ralph Body
School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts

I am a PhD candidate in Art History researching the art world networks of the South Australian artist Hans Heysen (1877-1968) with particular attention to his correspondence.

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Ralph Body

I am a PhD candidate in Art History researching the art world networks of the South Australian artist Hans Heysen (1877-1968) with particular attention to his correspondence.

I am a PhD candidate in Art History researching the art world networks of the South Australian artist Hans Heysen (1877-1968) with particular attention to his correspondence.

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2014 PhD Candidate University of Adelaide

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2007 - 2008 University of Otago New Zealand Master of Arts
2001 - 2004 University of Otago New Zealand BA Hons

Keywords

Aesthetics, Archival, Repository and Related Studies, Art Criticism, Art History, Art Theory, Art Theory and Criticism, Arts and Cultural Policy, Australian History, Cultural Studies, Cultural Theory, Culture, Gender, Sexuality, Curatorial and Related Studies, Design History and Theory, European History, General Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Heritage and Cultural Conservation, Museum Studies, New Zealand History, Postcolonial Studies, Sociology, Studies in Creative Arts and Writing, Visual Arts and Crafts, Visual Cultures

Journals

Date Citation
2013 Body,RM, 2013, Of Uncertain Genus: Resituating John Buchanan, Art New Zealand, 145, -
2009 Body,RM, 2009, The Doyen of Dunedin Art: Alfred Henry O’Keeffe’s Late Works, The Journal of New Zealand Art History, 30, 17-36
2008 Body,RM, 2008, Review: Donald Bassett, Fix: The Art and Life of Felix Kelly, The Journal of New Zealand Art History, 29, 101-102
2007 Body,RM, 2007, Lightweight? – Review, Scope: Contemporary Research Topics: Art, 2, 134-135

Book Chapters

Date Citation
2007 Body,RM, 2007, Shifting Skins, L. Plummer and R. Browne, Dunedin

Conference Items

Date Citation
2016 Body,RM, Spiers,O, 2016, Bookended: The first and last twenty years of Australian art magazines, The Work of Art - Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference, School of Art, Australian National University, Canberra
2015 Body,RM, 2015, Distant vistas, urban art worlds: the role of Hans Heysen’s networks in establishing his reputation (c.1904-­1914), Image, Space, Body - Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference, Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art and the State Library of Queensland, Brisbane

Curated or Produced Public Exhibition or Events

Date Citation
2012 Body,RM; 2012; A. H. O'Keeffe: Light in the Shadows; Dunedin Public Art Gallery

Theses

Date Citation
2008 Body,RM; 2008; Alfred Henry O'Keeffe in Retrospect: Paint and Personality: a thesis submitted for the degree of Master of Arts in Art History and Theory at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2017 Member Museums Galleries Australia
2015 Member Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Australia

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