L-R standing: Vanessa Yeomans, Carolyn Forte, Sky River, Kathy Boxall, Fran Gronow, Jen Kain, Chrissy Maddison, Zai Burke, Lachlan Kelly, Gordon Nankivell, Millie Kitchener L-R seated: Sharon Kennedy, Beth Ferguson, Siobhan Maiden, Vahri McKenzie, Andrew Robinson, Cherie Fielder, Theresa Wilks. Photograph by Kate Ingarfield. Siobhan…
Dr Vahri McKenzie is an educator, artist and scholar, with teaching expertise across a number of creative arts practices, including contemporary performance and creative writing, where these are linked by understandings of creativity as a phenomenon that can be taught and learned, experienced and shared.
Research areas and interests include theories and practices of contemporary performing arts; creativity; improvisation, collaboration and embodiment in creativity; artistic research design and methodologies; theories and practices of writing; artistic responses to science and technology.
Vahri is Honorary Senior Lecturer within the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts at Edith Cowan University.