Cat Jones

Cat Jones is an interdisciplinary artist, writer, performer, and curator. In 2012 she was awarded a Creative Australia Fellowship for research and development of a new body of work based on the science of plant signalling and adaptive behaviour and botany as a vehicle for social, cultural and political conversation. During the course of her fellowship, Cat has had diverse research residencies including The Hive Lab (VIC), Oscien (QLD), (BELG), point b (NY), SymbioticA (WA), Wellcome Trust Library (UK) and has presented new works at psi19, Stanford (USA) and Proximity Festival, Perth (WA).

With over 20 years experience Cat has worked with experimental artists and companies including Julie Vulcan, Next Wave Festival, Experimenta, pvi collective, Blast Theory, The League of Imaginary Scientists, The Party Line, That Elusive Thrill, One Extra Dance and many more. Her company credits include Artistic Director/CEO, PACT centre for emerging artists and Co-Director, Electrofringe festival of electronic arts and culture.