Jenna is a multi-disciplinary creative practitioner working across a range of media including video, performance, digital media and installation, participating in 60 national and international projects and shows since 2004, including Edinburgh Fringe, National Galleries Scotland, and LOOP (Melbourne). She has 18 years’ creative industry experience as a program producer and professional working for multi-art festivals and in international project and studio management.
Jenna’s creative PhD project [Re]viewing Big Brother and [Per]forming the Real (2010) was the culmination of years of practice-led research and her largest solo project to date spanning video, sound art and installation.
Since 2007, Jenna has taught and designed curriculum across VU’s Creative Arts programs, and recently joined the First Year College as a Teaching Focused Academic in Screen Media. As an experienced and passionate educator, she enjoys sharing her knowledge of and enthusiasm for creativity with her students, and delights in seeing students succeed.