Craig Dent

Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing, Bachelor of Teaching in Secondary English, Bachelor of Education Studies in Creative Industries, Victorian Registered Teacher

Vision Statement: Innovative thinking in immersive creativity through explorations of self- identity in the natural world, and new concepts empowering creative writing and visual arts.

2023: Craig completed a Creative Learning Partnership with Creative Victoria and Victorian Department of Education, a Regional Arts Victoria Foundation for Rural Regional Renewal funded project in a 3-school hub, and projects with City of Greater Dandenong and Young Somerset UK. He also visited the UK for Research & Development of Parallel Wilds with Young Somerset and National Parks in October 2023. He has released a 2024 calendar,
A Thousand Worlds to Wander Through.

2022: Craig extends Parallel Wilds as a 3D platform for youth writing and creating imagery about the future of wilderness, set in 2050, and expressing self-identity in the natural world. New projects are completed with the City of Greater Dandenong, Young Somerset and Exmoor National Park UK. He released a 2023 calendar, Spoof: or A Theory of Evolution in a Plastic Bag in a Shopping Trolley.

2021: Craig is a Writer in Residence at Bogong Outdoor School in North-East Victoria on the 3D platform The Future Wild and is commissioned to write a book for the 50th anniversary of the school. He released a 2022 calendar book, A Galaxy Forms in a Forest Glade, and an online exhibition funded by Regional Arts Victoria, Bespoken.

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Member Type: Individual
Art Form: Photography, Talks/Lectures, Community Arts, Festival, Multi Art-form, Film, Music, Visual Arts, Sound Art, New Media, Media & Design Technology, Digital Technologies, Literature, Poetry, Visual Communication Design

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