Nigel Meager - Filmmaking as method in art education research

Nigel Meager has many years' experience as an artist, teacher and teacher educator in the UK. From 1993 to 2005 he published a number of books which support generalist teachers who teach art in UK primary schools. Nigel is a member of the Expert Subject Advisory Group for art education in England. He is also editor of the Pedagogy Volume of the International Encyclopedia of Art and Design Education to be published by Wiley-Blackwell in 2017. Find out more about Nigel's background and research interests at

In this presentation Nigel will: confront challenges presented to research by aesthetic and ineffable experience; briefly suggest a radical empiricist methodological foundation; describe specific contexts and practicalities in his research; and address issues of reflexivity and ethics.


Wednesday 12 August, 5.45-7.15pm

Frank Tate Room
Level 9, 100 Leicester St
Melbourne Graduate School of Education

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