Born: Newcastle, NSW, Australia, 1971
Artist, Arts Program Manager,
Rachael Hallinan is a Melbourne-based painter, photographer and installation artist. She has a degree in Fine Arts, Digital Media and Art Education.
Her photographic work focuses on affliction and isolation, advocacy and the fight for understanding and inclusion associated with families living with disability, trauma and/or grief.
Her sculpture and installation work focuses on recycling, repurposing and the creation of interactive, tactile artworks made from manmade objects otherwise destined for landfill.
She has extensive experience teaching art, facilitating art workshops and delivering art lectures and tours and has training and experience as a gallery and museum educator.