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Artist and diver Sarah Jane Pell has fashioned what she calls "a studio practice underwater", working with scientists to measure biorhythms in different states of immersion, and becoming accustomed to what most people would consider intensely claustrophobic experiences. Pell has a slight but tall frame that she remarkably compresses into diving bells, and aquarium tanks during land-based performances... ARTILLERY

Online TV/PodCast Interviews

2016 #GiftedCitizen #Ampliying
Dr Sarah Jane Pell - Bending Horizons | Gifted Citizen MX

2016 #BoulderDaily #ProjectPoSSUM
Suborbital Spacesuit Testing | Boulder Daily Camera

2013 #LondonReal #Motivation
Dr. Sarah Jane Pell - The Artistic Aquanaut | London Real

2013 #ISUnet #Immersion
Dr Sarah Jane Pell - Underwater EVA SIM | ISU SHSSP

2010 #TEDxTalks #Experience
Dr Sarah Jane Pell - TEDxSydney Speaker | TEDx Talks

2003 #Stateline #Innovation
Sarah Jane Pell - Underwater Opera | ABC Stateline

2018 #ISUonMars #MDRS188
Ep. 2. Sarah Jane Pell | Kobrick CDR Daddy LOG 480

2017 #VUAlumni #Excellence
Dr. Sarah Jane Pell - VA Alumna | Victoria University

2017 #BeachCity #Inspiration
Dr Sarah Jane Pell - Live at Immerse 2017 | Beach City
Aspioneer Feature
Inspiring Women in Tech, 2019

Popular Press/ Academic Writing/ News Media

Podcast/ Radio Interviews

[15] Jah, M. Space Café: Moriba’s Vox Populi Ep. 5-, SpaceWatch.Global, Touring and Exploring Space by the General Public, , Cady Coleman, Deborah Sass, Sarah Jane Pell, Erin Reilly, 10 Jun 2021.
[14] Imhof, B. Space Specials, Orange 94.0, Living and working in the COVID-19 pandemic, Dehlia Hannah, Sarah Jane Pell, Susmita Mohanty & Angelo Vermeulen, 19 May 2020.
[13] de Marines J., Lehrman J., Space In Your Face, Is this a Mars Simulation?, 2 May 2020.
[12] Malina, R., Laci, B., Laperti, J., Yuri's Night Dallas Forth Worth, Space and Art Sonifications, 11 Apr 2020.
[11] Bureaud A., Chardronnet, E., Creative Disturbance, Audiolats, Space Art or Space Culture?, 23 Mar 2019.
[10] Mitchell, N. Science Friction, ABC RN, Extreme art adventures: will this be first artist-in-residence in space?, 14 Jan 2019.
[9] Karvelas, P. The Drawing Room, ABC RN, Dancing on the moon Richard Move & Dr Sarah Jane Pell, 11 Sep 2018.
[8] Kobrick, R. 2018 E02 Kobrick CDR Daddy LOG 480, Ep. 2- Artist Astronaut Sarah Jane Pell, MDRS Crew 188, 31 Jan 2018.
[7] Carr, P. The Unseen PodCast, Ep. 55 - The Summer Hiatus Star-studded Non-Episode (with Mike Mongo), 16 Jul 2016.
[6] Marks, R. "Deadly spacey" yarn with Ron Marks @RonWergaia, Jambunna Radio 96.5 HHH, Aired 13 Dec 2016
[5] Wallace, C. Limit Does Not Exist, Ep. 32 - Why Dr. Sarah Jane Pell Believes Every Expedition Needs An Artist, 12 Dec 2016.
[4] Imhof, B. Space Specials, Orange 94.0, Bending Horizons in art & science, 8 Sep 2016.
[3] Rose, B. London Real, Podcast Dr. Sarah Jane Pell - The Artistic Aquanaut , 28 Apr 2013.
[2] WFIT 89.5FM Space Coast Radio TEDxISU Opening Speaker - Sarah Jane Pell, 5 Jul 2012.
[1] Funnell, A. Future Tense, ABC RN, The League of New Worlds and the Atlantica Expedition, 29 Apr 2010.

Academic Writing/Reviews

[26] Zacharías, M.P. Artistas estratosfera talentos cosmicos saberes scientificos, Lanacion, 12 Aug 2019.
[25] Uhlmann, P. Towards new geographies, Non Traditional Research Outcomes NTRO, 17 Aug 2017.
[24] Murdin, A. Death in Environmental Art: Self Eradication and Mass Mortality, in Malady and Mortality: Illness, Disease and Death in Literary and Visual Culture, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2015.
[23] Carter, P. Touchez –The Poetics of Turbulence Performance Research, Taylor & Francis 19(5), pp. 1-6. 2014.
[22] Armstrong, R. Space is an Ecology for Living In, Architectural Design. Special Issue: Space Architecture: The New Frontier for Design Research. Eds. Neil Leach. 84(6): 128–133, Nov/Dec 2014.
[21] Pothier, B. Towards a moister media, from Aquaponics to multi-scalar navigation, Technoetic Arts, 12(1) Mar 2014, pp. 121-129(9) Intelligent.
[20] Lavick, M. Going Supernova: The Bold Paths of 101 Superachievers, Mentor Insight/New York 2014
[19] McFarlane, K. Inside running: The sport of art - Fremantle art centre, Perth. Art Monthly Australia, No. 263: 9-13, 2013
[18] Robson J. (2013) Artists in Australian Academies: Performance in the Labyrinth of Practice-Led Research In: Nelson R. (eds) Practice as Research in the Arts. Palgrave Macmillan, London.
[17] Marsching, J.D., Polli, A. (Eds) Far Field: Digital Culture, Climate Change, and the Poles, Intellect Books, 2012.
[16] Polli A. (2011) Who Owns the Air? Emissions Trading and Contemporary Media Art. In: Gleiniger A., Hilbeck A., Scott J. (eds) Transdiscourse 1. Springer, Vienna
[15] Dickie, C, Strohmeier, P. Zero Gesture: Exploring Full-Body Gestural Interfaces using Motion-Capture in Simulated Micro-Gravity, UIST’11, Santa Barbara, US. 16–19 Oct 2011.
[14] Wilson, S. Art+Science Now, Thames & Hudson, 2010 [Particularly excellent accompanying artists website reference].
[13] Polli, A. AER - the vehicle of the Soul, Mutamorphosis: Challenging Arts & Sciences Conference, 12 Oct 2018.
[12] Polli, A. Breathtaking Proceedings of the Media Ecology Association, vol. 11, p. 7. 2010.
[11] Paterson, C. Living Outside the Body Constraint: A Report from The 59th International Astronautical Congress, Artillery Magazine Vol 3 Issue 5 May/Jun 2009.
[10] Birringer, J. (2008) Performance, Technology and Science, PAJ Publications, New York 2008.
[9] Polli, A. Artists on Air and Ecology,, New York 2008.
[8] Birringer, J. H. Performance and Science, Journal of Performance and Art, PAJ-85, MIT Press, 25(1): 21-35, Jan 2007.
[7] LaFrenais, R. Ubiquity and Fluidity of Art, Science, Performance and Technology. 25 years of critical and creative curatorial practice 1979-2004. PhD, School of Arts, Brunel University, Sep 2015.
[6] Birringer, J., Danjoux, M. The Telematic Dress: evolving garments and distributed prior-proception in streaming media & fashion performance, Wearable Futures: Hybrid Culture in the Design and Development of Soft Technology, Exhibition Catalogue, University of Wales, Newport, Sep 14, 2005.
[4] Marshall, J. The Art of Life Support, Real Time & On Screen, Vol 68 (Aug/Sep), p 48, Sep 2005.
[3] Roudavski, S. International Symposium on Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2004, Art Fairs International, Jan 2005.
[3] Franklin, D. Meaningful Encounters: Creating a multi-method site for interacting with nonhuman life through bioarts praxis, Masters Thesis, Edith Cowan University, 30 Sep 2004.
[2] Roudavski, S. ISEA 2004 Layers of Performance, NY Arts Magazine, New York, 31 Dec 2004.
[1] Fitzgerald, M. Giving (Real) Life to Art, TIME Australia Magazine, p 66-67, 18 Aug 2004.

Print Media

[91] Editor. Sarah Jane Pell re-defining engaging creative experiences from sea, to summit, to space, Inspiring Women in Tech, 2019; Aspioneer.
[90] deMarinares, J. Diary of a Martian Scholastic MATH, 2019-2020, 2 Sep 2019.
[89] New Vision for Art Program: Tassie artists awarded thousands as part of new art program, Mercury, 15 Aug 2019.
[88] Editor. Hobart Current 2020 artists announced,The National Tribute, 15 Aug 2019.
[87] Editor. Hobart Current 2020 artists announced, Mirage News, 14 Aug 2019.
[86] Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero (UNTREF), Science and Art at the Service of Humanity, Muntref 20 Aug 2019.
[85] Editor. 1° Fórum de Arte y Espacio El cosmos como territorio para vincular arte y ciencia será eje de un encuentro internacional, Soy Ciudad, AR 12 Aug 2019.
[84] Agostinelli, A., Arte y Espacio confluirán en un fórum en Buenos Aires, Cultura Alien Encuentros, Factorel, 29 Jul 2019.
[83] Jeziorek, N. Gdynia Design Days 2019: Alternatywna rzeczywistość, VOGUE Poland, 6 Jul 2019.
[82] Dennin, A. Our screens have shattered into millions of mirror fragments, Medium, 15 Apr 2019.
[81] Kidwell, R. Frontiers of the Future at SouthStart 2018, TCPinpoint Blog, 29 Nov 2018.
[80] Savage, L. Movies in Space, SCI-FI-LONDON Film Festival Selects Films for Lunar Colonists!SCI-FI-London, 18 Jul 2018.
[79] Future Egyptian Astronaut Omar Samra Joins Lunar Mission, Egyptian Streets, 2 Aug 2018.
[78] Ordinaire, R. Meet extraordinary humans in the space sector that happen to be women Stardom Space, 18 Mar 2018.
[77] Isacc, L. Florida Tech Master’s Student Goes to “Mars”, Aldrin Space Institute, AdAstra, FIT, 2 Mar 2018.
[76] Barnes, D. MIVP is going to Mars! Impact, Monash Immersive Visualisation Platform, 31 Jan 2018.
[75] Elena Wu, From Sea, To Summit, To Space DeepBlu Diving Magazine, 31 Oct 2017.
[74] CNA, Australian artist explores how humans adapt to ‘science fiction-like conditions’ Taipei Times, 22 Oct 2017.
[73] Potheir, B. M. A. A. R. S.: Learning to become Martians, We make money not art, 15 Sep, 2017.
[72] Ivanova, A. Artist looks to study of space to explore human potential, Overseas Community Affairs Council, Republic of China (Taiwan). 21 Sep 2017.
[71] Editor. Art Teipei 2017, Art Emperor, Taiwan, 10 Sep 2017.
[70] Editor. ART TAIPEI 2017台北國際藝術博覽會好精采, 串連藝壇大師新銳的亞洲視野 VOGUE Taiwan, 10 Sep 2017.
[69] Editor. Survival Skills in Desperate Times Time Out, Melbourne, 7 Sep 2017.
[68] Price, D. Red Bull give real glimpse into impossible, Pulse, 26 June 2017.
[68] Boland, B. This Performance Artist is also a Candidate for Space travel, VICE, 21 June 2017.
[67] Boland, B. What artists can learn from (and teach) astronauts and museums, Arts Hub, 9 Jun 2017.
[66] Editor. Robotic Revelry, LINKs QUT Alumni Magazine 2017
[65] Patel, N.V. Interstellar Travel Philosophy: Rachel Armstrong, Inverse, 10 Feb 2017.
[64] Lagos, A. Gifted Citizen: los emprendedores sociales que cambian las reglas del juego, Entrepreneur MX, 18 Nov 2016.
[63] Kozub, M. Todays Art Meets Future, Next Nature, 29 Sep 2016.
[62] Editor. ‘Boulder’s PoSSUM at forefront of exploring Earth’s upper atmosphere’, Daily Camera, 14 Aug 2016.
[61] Anderson, C. TEDxMelbourne’s Surprise Speaker Is Literally Out Of This World, Huffington Post, 3 Aug 2016.
[60] vanBuren, M. Current and Former Astronauts, Neuroscientist and Explorer to Guide Forum on Integration of Art and Science at Embry-Riddle, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University News, 16 Apr 2016.
[59] Editor. Citizen-Science Astronautics Program to Explore Intersections of Art and Science, Parabolic Arc, 18 Mar 2016.
[58] Davidson, H. Technology in Adventure: Lessons from an Everest Attempt, Glacier Hub, 20 Oct 2016.
[57] Short, M. How to change your life, The Sydney Morning Herald, 12 May 2015.
[56] Hall, B. Nepal earthquake: TAS man stranded as families search for answers, The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 Apr 2015.
[55] Editor. Melbourne Woman climbing Everest 2015: in a bid to be Australia's first woman Astronaut, 9 Mar 2015.
[54] Lacey, D. STEM education and changing the paradigm, Ad Astra, 8 Sep 2012.
[53] Fox, E. TEDxISU Behind the Scenes with Sarah Jane Pell, Ad Astra, 3 Aug 2012.
[52] Walker, M. TEDx ISU Speakers United Art And Science For ‘Open Source Space’, WFIT, 24 Jul 2012.
[51] Fox, E. TEDxISU comes to Florida Tech for a day of Ideas worth sharing, Ad Astra, 6 Jul 2012.
[50] Herro, A. Fellows Friday with Sarah Jane Pell, TED Blog, 11 Apr 2011.
[49] Dunn, C. Luna Gaia: The Green Side of the Moon Science & Technology Posted: 1/07/2008
[48] Mone, G. The Green side of the Moon, Popular Science 20 Dec 2007 - Flash animation by Kevin Hand

Archived Media

[47] Roddey, J. Project PoSSUM Graduates 13 Scientist-Astronaut Candidates Who Trained at Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University News, 6 July 2016
[46] Armstrong, R., Systems Architecture, Journal of Ubiquitous Computing, Special Ed.: Material Computing: Eds. Leah Buechley, Marcelo Coelho, American Scientific Publishers, 2009
[45] Armstrong, R., Architecture and Complexity: Systems Architecture, Systems Architecture: Complexity Engineering for the Built Environment. Bartlett School of Architecture, 2009
[44] Barry, C. Self-sufficient space habitat designed by Carolyn Barry, Online 9/10/2007, COSMOS Issue 17 Aug-Sep 2007
[43] Shih, S., Taiwan-Australian cooperation creates new species of art, Taiwan Journal Vol. XXIV, No. 25. 29 Jun 2007.
[42] Chun-Te, L., The city siege, BOOM! Taiwan-Australia New Media Arts, United Daily News, TW, p. 5, 2 Jun 2007.
[41] Apfel, D., The Milky Way Podcast Ep. 2 - Sarah Jane Pell, Radio Evolutcio, Barcelona ES. 29 May 2007.
[40] Mendez, T., Sarah dives in to help NASA with Moon home, The West Australian, p. 46, 13 Dec 2006.
[39] Heinonen, T., 'Aquabatics - performancsseja sis aavaruudessa', Vappa Kirjoittaja Sukeltaja, Teatteri – Esitystaiteen Aikakauslehti, Porovoo Finland, pp. 36-37, Vol. 7 2006
[38] Bell, S., 'Subhumanism – Steigler/Kroker on Sarah Jane Pell and David Blaine', Thinker-in-residence, Edith Cowan University for Performing Rights, PSI12, Royal College, London 2006
[37] O'Brien, H., Aqua Expert: Exploring other worlds, Fremantle Herald, May 17 pp. 1, 12, 17 May 2006.
[36] Mwangi, E., Aquabatics Fluid Movement, eucCCI, Issue 1., Summer 2005-06 p. 11, 2005.
[35] Mi2 Kontejner, Intelligent Abuse: Lifeboat, Festival Catalogue, In Out, Zagreb, Croatia Sep 1 -11, 2005 pp.5; 20 -25; 47
[34] McDonald Crowley, A., 'New Media Art investment in Australia', ARSIS 3-04 New Media Art and Multi-Media, Finland, Helsinki University Press, p 26-28, Mar 2005
[33] Pierce, J, 'Beyond the Borders of Turing-Land', MESH 17: New Media Art in Australia and Asia, Melbourne Australia, Experimenta for the Australia Council, 9 Jan 2005
[32] Anthony, D. ARC Biennale Petrification Pell & English, Vulture, ABC TV, Nov 1 2005
[31] Birringer, J. The Gargarin System: Reflections on "Synesthesia and Multimedia" a workshop at Enfuit University, Dec 2004, DAT, Live Art Research On-Line Unit, UK, Nottingham Trent University, 2005.
[30] Gjerstad, I., Biologisk kunst pa Oslofjorden, Aftenpoften Idag, (Norway) 26 July 2004, pp. 1, 6-7
[29] Norro, N., Lifeboat, Cultivating Living Cells & Critical Biological Art, M-Cult (Finland) ISEA 2004 Mag p.7
[28] Margetson, R., Underwater Opera, ABC ASIAPACIFIC Magazine, August 2003
[27] Anderson, D, 'Umbra: Sarah Jane Pell', Channel 31, Television Interview, May 2003
[27] O'Donnell, M, 'Sarah Jane Pell', ABC TV, 730 Report (Stateline), TV Interview, 11 Apr 2003
[26] Pell, S J, 'Aquabatics', The Underwater Centre Fremantle, 11 Feb 2003
[25] APP, Perth Artist Prepares for Underwater Opera, Sydney Morning Herald, 114, 10 Feb 2003
[24] APP, 'NASA keen to enlist ‘human goldfish’, Sydney Morning Herald, 6 Feb 2003
[23] Carr, E, Alphabet Troupes, Sunday Herald (UK), 2 Feb 2003
[22] Pell, S J, Australian Underwater Artist, Dive Log Australasia, 22, Feb 2003
[21] Brennan, M, Open your mind to the new, The Herald (UK), 30 Jan 2003
[20] Brown, M, Small piece of genius, The Scotsman (UK), 28 Jan 2003
[19] Hewitt, S, Performer goes below the surface for art, The West Australian, pp.5, 25 Jan 2003
[18] Weston, N, Aesthetic quality speaks volumes, The West Australian, p.12-13, 7 Sep 2002
[17] Peacock, T, PhD embraces life in the fishbowl, The Australian, pp.39, 3 Jul 2002
[16] Hoggarth, J, 'Underwater Love', Perth Woman, Autumn, East Perth, Australia, Shields Media, Issue (12), p 128-129, 2004
[15] O’Donnell, M, Underwater Opera, Stateline, ABC TV 730 Report, 7 Dec 2003
[14] Mateer, J, Arts Alive in the West: the National Review of Live Art, Midland, Art Monthly Australia, Dec 2003 - Feb 2004
[13] Norro, N., 'Lifeboat, Cultivating Living Cells and Critical Biological Art', ISEA04 Magazine, Finland, M-Cult, 2004
[12] Flindell, S, Cultural Exchange and the National Review of Live Art, Midland, AFWA Newsletter, Vol 12(3), Spring 2003
[11] Miller, S., In Repertoire; a guide to Australian new media art, Australia Council Arts-Resources, Sydney, Australia, Real Time for the Australia Council, p.10, August 2003
[10] Jansen, A., New Wave Artist, The West Magazine, pp.2-29 Nov 2003
[9] Mc Garth, J, OCH 15, Art Seen in WA, November 2003
[8] Brennan, M., A Meeting of Minds in Midland, NRAL Midland, p. 4-6, October 2003
[7] Bartlett, I, This life today, ABC 720FM, Commentary, 23 Jul 2003
[6] Taylor, H, Arts Today, ABC Australia, Radio Interview, 13 Feb 2003
[5] Sharpe, R, 'Five Live', BBC London, Radio Interview, 12 Feb 2003
[4] Bennet-Jones, O. & Marshall, J, 'The World Today', BBC World Service ASIA, 9 Feb 2003
[2] Moose, 'Balls n' All' Sports & Leisure: Sarah Jane Pell, Channel 31, TV, 1 Sep 2003
[1] De la Harpe, M, Aquabatics, Campus Review, pp.1-4 Jun 2002