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Lucas Haley

Senior Lecturer

School of Music and Creative Media Production

Lucas Haley is an artist and educator, working across the media of video games, animation, film, creative technology, and installation art. His work examines the humorous and the sublime inherent in the relationship between ubiquitous virtual computing and actual embodied being. Haley leads the creative media production programme and primarily teaches into game design and the third year major projects.

Professional

Contact details

  • Location: 1D04, Block 1
    Campus: Wellington

Prizes and Awards

  • Pacific Northwest College of Art Master of Visual Studies Thesis Award, 2015 - Pacific Northwest College of Art (2015)
  • Massey College of Creative Arts RATA Award - College of Creative Arts (2019)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Mediated realities, game design, animation, indigenous studies

Thematics

Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Art History (190102): Art Theory (190103): Art Theory and Criticism (190100): Computer Gaming and Animation (190202): Electronic Media Art (190203): Film and Television (190204): Film, Television and Digital Media (190200): Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting) (190502): Interactive Media (190205): Performance and Installation Art (190504): Studies In Creative Arts And Writing (190000): Visual Arts and Crafts (190500)

Keywords

Games, Computer Games, VR, Virtual Reality, AR, MR, Animation, Creative Technology, Film

Research Outputs

Book

Baur, W., MacFarland, B., & Haley, L.(2015). Southlands: Adventures Beneath the Pitiless Sun. [Contributing illustrator]. China: Kobold Press
[Authored Book]Authored by: Haley, L.Contributed to by: Haley, L.
Roy, A.(2013). Midgard Player's Guide to the Wasted West. : Kobold Press
[Authored Book]Contributed to by: Haley, L.
Baur, W., & Haley, L.(2012). Midgard Campaign Setting. [Contributing illustrator]. China: Kobold Press
[Authored Book]Authored by: Haley, L.Contributed to by: Haley, L.

Creative Work

Haley, L. (2019). We Agree That….
[Design]Authored by: Haley, L.
Galloway, A., Mechen, J., Geary, D., Contag, J., Siljee, M., Hanrahan, C., . . . Haley, L. (2019) Incredibly Hot Sex with Hideous People #70. [Exhibition] Various New Zealand libraries. Various Australasian retailers.
[Artwork]Authored by: Galloway, A., Haley, L., Patrick, M., Siljee, M.
Galloway, AB., Heynes, T., & Haley, L. (2017). Untitled (performance by Wuss Volk). (Musical Performance) Untitled (performance by Wuss Volk): The Pyramid Club
[Performance]Authored by: Galloway, A., Haley, L.
Galloway, AB., Bryant, B., Champion, D., Te Ao, S., Turnbull, A., Tyler, L., . . . Haley, L. (2016). four songs, played twice. (Musical Performance) Untitled (performance by The New Zealand Government, Death Math, The Lies, Monsanto Bay, Elvis Mavis Javis Davis, Lucky You, The Photogenics, Crying In Cars and Wuss Volk): The New Zealand Government at Caroline, Death Math at The Blind Tiger, The Lies at The Pyramid Club, Monsanto Bay at Valhalla, Elvis Mavis Javis Davis at The Pyramid Club, Lucky You at 107 Pirie Street, Mt Vic, WGTN, The Photogenics at City Gallery WGTN, Crying In Cars at Valhalla and Wuss Volk at The Pyramid Club
[Performance]Authored by: Galloway, A., Haley, L., Holloway-Smith, B., McQuarrie, C., TeAo, S.
Haley, L. (2015) Distance Culling. [Exhibition] [Mixed Media, Digital Rendering, Installation]. Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon, USA
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2014) Human Interface Guidelines. [Exhibition] [Installation]. Pacific Northwest College of Art Installation Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA. 13 June 2014
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2014) SexPRIME. [Exhibition] [Installation]. In Beyond Erotic 2014, Future Forward Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA. 2 - 24 Oct 2014
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2014) 5035886666. [Exhibition] [Installation]. Disjecta Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA. 5 - 27 July 2014
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2014) Controller. [Exhibition] [Video, Video Game, Installation]. 1825 Gallery, Portland, Oregon USA, May 2014
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2013) Aumission. [Exhibition] [Installation]. In Aumission, The Lodge Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA. 7 - 22 November 2013
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.
Haley, LMA. (2013) Installation. [Exhibition] [Mixed Media]. 1825 Gallery, Portland, Oregon USA, December 2013
[Artwork]Authored by: Haley, L.

Thesis

Haley, LMA. (2015). Distance Culling: An Investigation of the Overlap Between the Virtual and the Actual. (Master's Thesis, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon, USA)
[Masters Thesis]Authored by: Haley, L.

Conference

Haley, L. (2021, February). Technology is Boring: And That's Funny. Presented at "Humour at Work,” the 27th conference of the Australasian Humour Studies Network
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Haley, L.
Murnieks, A., Barson, B., Blazer, L., Coorey, J., Ganci, A., Haley, L., . . . Tegtmeyer, R.(2019, May). Motion Design Education Summit (MODE). Motion Design Education Summit 2019 Edited Conference Proceedings. Retreived from http://www.modesummit.com/2019/
[Conference]Authored by: Haley, L., Murnieks, A.Contributed to by: Murnieks, A.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated