Dr Jacqueline Millner is Associate Professor of Visual Arts at La Trobe University, Bendigo, having until last year been Associate Professor of Art History and Theory at Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney.
Jacqueline completed studies in law, political science, and visual arts, before consolidating a career as an arts writer and academic specialising in the history and theory of contemporary art with a focus on the relationship between art and politics.
She has published widely in key anthologies, journals and catalogues of national and international institutions. Her books include Conceptual Beauty: Perspectives on Australian Contemporary Art (2010, Sydney: Artspace), Australian Artists in the Contemporary Museum (with Jennifer Barrett, Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2014), Fashionable Art (with Adam Geczy, London: Bloomsbury, 2015) and the recent edited anthology Feminist Perspectives on Art: Contemporary Outtakes (with Catriona Moore, Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2018).
She co-convenes the research cluster Contemporary Art and Feminism based across Sydney and Bendigo. Her latest research is on Care: Art, Feminism, Ethics in the Age of Neoliberalism.