Originally trained in dance and theatre design, Justine Shih Pearson has developed an expanded, interdisciplinary practice as a creative producer, facilitator, independent artist, writer, arts researcher and advocate.
Justine builds spaces for artists. As a Creative Operative, she excels at taking an idea and making it real.
Over the last 20 years, Justine has collaborated with artists and strategic partners on projects for live performance, digital media, film/tv, online publishing, public spaces, hospitals, and museums, in cities in Australia, Europe, the UK, North America, and SE Asia. She holds a PhD (University of Sydney) and MA (New York University) in performance studies, has lectured at the University of Sydney, UNSW and Macquarie University in the arts and design, while holding several leadership and executive positions in the arts sector in Australia.