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Catherine Margaret Speck

art historian

Catherine Margaret Speck, Australian art historian. Recipient John Treloar Grant-in-Aid, Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1992-1993. Member Contemporary Art Center of South Australia, Experimental Art Foundation, Art Association Australia, Research Center for Gender Studies.

Background

Speck, Catherine Margaret was born on February 6, 1950 in Adelaide, Australia. Daughter of Gerald Anthony and Margaret Mary (Keany) Speck.

Education

Diploma of Teaching, Western Teachers College, Adelaide, Australia, 1971. Bachelor (honours), Flinders University, 1977. Master of Education, University Canberra, Australia, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University, Australia, 1996.

Career

Teacher South Australia Education Department, 1971-1979, 83. Tutor Hartley College Advanced Education, 1979. Lecturer South Australian College Advanced Education, 1983, 84-90, University South Australia, 1990-1992, senior lecturer, since 1993.

Convenor Art and Design Research Group, since 1996.

Works

  • Member editol. Board Australian Art Education, since 1988, book review editor, 1988-1991. Member editol.

    Board Australian Journal of Art, since 1996. Contributor numerous articles to professional art journals.

Membership

Member Contemporary Art Center of South Australia, Experimental Art Foundation, Art Association Australia, Research Center for Gender Studies.

Connections

Married Christian Edward Mortensen. Children: Edith Jennnifer, Alexander Jesse.

father:
Gerald Anthony Speck

mother:
Margaret Mary (Keany) Speck

spouse:
Christian Edward Mortensen

children:
Edith Jennnifer Speck

Alexander Jesse Speck