Dr Sophie McIntyre

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice,
Visual Arts


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Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice,
Visual Arts


visual art and society, Asia-Pacific, museums, curatorship, identity politics, Indigenous art and culture, cultural diplomacy and soft power


Visual Arts and Crafts, Curatorial and Related Studies, Art Theory and Criticism

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


PhD (Australian National University)

Professional memberships and associations

Museums Australia

International Council of Museums (ICOM)

Asian Studies Association of Australia


At QUT, Dr Sophie McIntyre teaches into the Bachelor of Creative Industries and in Visual Arts. Between 2018-2020 she was also the Course Coordinator for the Bachelor of Creative Industries.

Prior to joining QUT in 2018, Sophie taught at the University of Queensland (Masters of Museum Studies). She was also a sessional lecturer at the Australian National University (2008-2012) and the University of Sydney where she taught and coordinated courses in:

  • Modern and Contemporary Asian art;
  • Museum Studies & Curatorial Practice;
  • Australian Contemporary Art;
  • Photography (history & theory);
  • Theories of the Image;
  • Points of View: Independent Creative Art & Media Practice

Overseas, she has taught short courses in Critical and Curatorial Studies in Contemporary Art (National Taipei University of Education); and delivered a lecture series on Contemporary art from the Australia and the Asia-Pacific (Lingnan University, Hong Kong); and on Taiwan art and Identity in the Taiwan Studies Program (SOAS, University of London & Nottingham University).



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Current supervisions

  • The Influence of Digital Geographies on Public Art: The Evolution of Online Creative Practice
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Courtney Pedersen