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Dr Lyndall Adams

Associate Professor

Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 9370 6769
Email: l.adams@ecu.edu.au
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML18.118  
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4577-6609

Lyndall is a Senior Research Fellow at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Cross University, 2008.
  • Master of Arts, Southern Cross University, 2000.
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours (First Class Honours), Southern Cross University, 1998.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Southern Cross University, 1997.

Research Outputs

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L. (2020). what led you here?. [powder coated aluminium]. Wanneroo Road/Joondalup Drive Interchange.

Book Chapters

  • Newman, R., Adams, L. (2019). The question, the material and the ethos of creative research. The Meeting of Aesthetics and Ethics in the Academy: Challenges for Creative Practice Researchers in Higher Education (110-120). Routledge.

Conference Publications

  • Adams, L., See, H., Bell, F. (2019). Public Arts: The academy engaging with Main Roads WA, industry and community. 2019 ACUADS CONFERENCE: Engagement (1–20). Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools.
  • Smith, A., Adams, L. (2019). Empowering the next generation of actors through the creation of student-centred self-devised dramatic work. 015 – AusAct: The Australian Actor Training Conference 2018 (119–131). Fusion Journal.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Yekanians, S., Adams, L. (2018). The Special Team Elite. Austin Macauley Publishers.

Conference Publications

  • Adams, L., Barstow, C., Uhlmann, P. (2017). What is ERA really measuring?. ACUADS 2016: Adaptation (12p.). ACUADS.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R. (2017). Capturing creative research in the academy. Research and Development in Higher Education: Curriculum Transformation (1 - 11).

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L., Girak, S. (2017). Public Art–Mitchell Freeway Extension: Burns Beach Rd to Hester Ave. Mitchell Freeway Extension: Burns Beach Rd to Hester Ave.

Conference Publications

  • Adams, L., Newman, R. (2016). Collisions, Co-opting and Collaboration: Reflections on the workings of an interdisciplinary collaborative project—in Conversation. ACUADS conference 2015: art and design education in the global 24/7 (13p.). Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools.

Journal Articles

  • Adams, L., Kueh, C., Newman, R., Ryan, J. (2015). This is Not an Article: a reflection on Creative Research Dialogues (This is Not a Seminar). Educational Philosophy and Theory, 47(12), 1330-1347. https://doi.org/10.1080/00131857.2015.1035630.

Conference Publications

  • Adams, L., Kueh, C., Newman, R., Ferguson, N. (2015). Capturing Creative Practice. Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools Conference 2014: The Future of the Discipline (9p). ACUADS.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R., Ferguson, N., Kueh, C. (2015). Messy never-endings: Curating inConversation as interdisciplinary collaborative dialogue. ACUADS Conference 2014: The Future of the Discipline (9p). ACUADS.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L. (2014). argonis flexuosa. Spectrum Project Space.
  • Adams, L. (2014). archiving the family. Spectrum Project Space.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R., Kueh, C. (2014). inConversation catalogue. Spectrum Project Space.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R., Kueh, C. (2014). inbetween. Spectrum Project Space.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R., Kueh, C. (2014). Curating the conversation: messy never endings. inConversation. Edith Cowan University.
  • Adams, L., Newman, R., Kueh, C., Ferguson, N. (2014). inConversation. Spectrum Project Space.

Conference Publications

  • Adams, L. (2013). Traces of Departure and Arrival. Australian Council of University Art and Design School: Annual conference papers (1-13). Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L. (2013). The games we play: summer heights. Holmes a Court Gallery at Vasse Felix.
  • Adams, L. (2013). marginalia. University of Science & Technology, Shanghai, China.
  • Adams, L., Smith, B., Tassicker, S. (2013). The Art of Sound curation. The Holmes a Court Gallery, Vasse Felix.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L., Zeligman, B. (2012). the M word. Elements Art Gallery, Dalkeith, WA.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L., Fell, F. (2011). reload: one night stack. Grafton Regional Gallery, NSW: Manly Museum Gallery, NSW.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Adams, L. (2009). the games we play. Barratt Galleries, Alstonville, NSW.

Research Projects

  • Wanneroo Road/Joondalup Drive Interchange Project, Department of Finance, Building Management and Works Grant, 2019 ‑ 2020, $42,283.
  • Havana Cuban node—inConversation2: Investigating the creative benefits and challenges of collaboration across disciplines and art-forms , Edith Cowan University, ECU Collaboration Enhancement Scheme - 2016 Round 1, 2016 ‑ 2017, $5,400.
  • Public Art-Mitchell Freeway Extension: Burns Beach Road to Hester Avenue, CPB Contractors Ltd, Grant, 2016, $32,364.
  • In Conversation: Investigating the creative benefits and challenges of collaboration across disciplines and art-forms, Edith Cowan University, ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2014, 2014 ‑ 2015, $23,224.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Evoking the screen actor's presence through collaborative sub-textual improvisation: Examining a screen director's approach to improvisation and the co-authoring of characterization.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Mashup painting: Consumerism explored through the legacy of pop art
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Dialogic collaboration across cultures: Creative encounters between an Australian painter and artists from China and surrounding South-East asia
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Playing with the beat: An a/r/tographic approach to co-creation in actor training
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The dogma of contemporary consumer capitalism in the united states of america: Photographing the american dream in the bible belt

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Master of Arts by Research, Down the Rabbit Hole. An exhibition -and- Alice in Wonderland engaging with the reflexive project of the self. An exegesis.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The event, sensation and the new leipzig school - capturing deleuzian forces through process, facture and the materiality of painting

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Sharing knowledge/performing culture: Teaching idigenous history and culture through drama
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Technique re-framed body re-wired

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Phantoms, an original jazz trio studio recording -and- dispelling phantoms: An Australian bassist exploring assumptions of jazz practice, an exegesis
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Meeting place. An exhibition - and - locating the country: An Australian bricoleur's inquiry. an exegesis
  • Master of Arts (Performing Arts), The composer as bricoleur: Notions of contemporary opera in the genesis of a short film
  • Master of Arts by Research, Defence d'afficher. An exhibition. -and- from snap-shot photography to digital printmaking via the concept of the flaneur. an exegesis.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Imperceptible realities (an exhibition) -and- digitalisation: Re-imaging the real beyond notions of the original and the copy in contemporary printmaking (an exegesis)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Directing through dialogue: A theatre director's exploration of leadership
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Creatively pursuing persona: Finding identity through directing
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Beyond the wall. An opera for children in 2 acts. -and- toward a more engaging operatic genre for children. an exegesis.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Cries from within: The struggles & triumphs of creating a singaporean voice in musical theatre.
  • Master of Communications by Research, The Australian football league and the closet
  • Master of Arts (Performing Arts), The shifting voice: Investigating accent and dialect training for West Australian actors.
  • Master of Arts by Research, The material forms of memory: A creative arts praxis examining family archive materiality and the performance of memory through installation art

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Actor training and emotions - finding a balance.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Night music (composittions, performance and improvisations) -and- developing a chromatic-intervallic approach to jazz improvisation through reflexive practice. An exegesis
  • Master of Arts (Performing Arts), Tracing the ancestral roots and the flow of pedagogical practices in the development of ballet teaching from 1950 to 2016 in Perth, Western Australia.
  • Master of Arts (Performing Arts), Investigations in learning and teaching through metacognition and critical and creative thiniking practices in secondary drama education

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queering photography: An ethnographic exploration of rupaul's drag race, the social media landscape, and queer time in the Perth drag scene
  • Doctor of Philosophy, New Australian plants and animals. An exhibition. - and - physiology, phenomenology and photography: Picturing the indeterminate within an Australian art practice. an exegesis.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Material murmurings.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Creative river journeys: Using reflective practice to investigate creative practice-led research
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Creative reuse: How rescued materials transformed my a/r/tographic practice
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