Dr Clare McCracken

Dr Clare McCracken is a site-responsive artist and early-career researcher.

Her practice-led research sits at the intersection of art, human geography and urban theory. She employs innovative, performative methodologies to research how mobility systems coproduce space, place and landscape across generations in Australia. In 2019 she won an RMIT University Research Award in the Higher Degree by research – Impact category and 2022 she was shortlisted for the Hardie Grant Spark Prize for narrative non-fiction. Recent publications include Liminality When Grounded: Micro-mobilities in contemporary art practice during the COVID-19 pandemic and Killing Snowmen: Big Things and Rural Australia’s Existential Crises.