Eleanor Gates-Stuart’s interests firmly cross-over arts, science, communication and media . A international artist and Professor of Arts having recently completed her full professorship (Techno Arts) at the National Cheng Kung University. She has received numerous awards, grants, and commissions in her career. Eleanor maintains an active professional profile continuing her research and roles such as artist, curator and director of multimedia and arts events in the UK, USA, Taiwan and Australia.
Eleanor has a significant international and national reputation in arts and education with many prestigious research fellowships and residencies in major national organisations and universities, such as, Fellow of the Australian National University 08-09 (ANU) and Visiting Researcher at National ICT Australia (NICTA) 08-11. She was awarded an honorary association, Research Professor at the University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC), (2011-2014) having successfully completed an International Residency at UCSC and exhibition of her ‘Finger Codes’ Collection.
Gates-Stuart worked as Science Art Fellow at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) – Australia’s premier scientific research and technology organisation and awarded the Centenary of Canberra Science Art Commission, StellrScope, supported by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government and the Australian Government. She has a Doctor of Philosophy degree awarded from the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS) at the ANU in association with CSIRO.
She was awarded the Scitech’s Artist in Residence, Rio Tinto Innovation Central WA 2016 and is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Australian National University