BIO

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Victoria Pham is an Australian writer, archaeologist, documentarian, artist and composer. She currently undertaking a PhD in Biological Anthropology at the University of Cambridge, St John's College.

 

She has been commissioned by a number of galleries and ensembles such as the Art Gallery of New South Wales, ArtsHouse Melbourne, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and Campbelltown Arts Centre (just to name a few!) She has featured as a lead artist in several festivals from VIVID to BLEED, and co-produced the Spineless Wonders exhibition for Newcastle Writers Festival 2018. 

As an archaeologist, her specialisation is in the cognitive evolution of music and language, and acoustic mapping of caves. Victoria has worked several museums around the world and the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History as a researcher and illustrator. She has international fieldwork experience and recently embarked on her first solo fieldwork project at the Paleolithic site of Coves del Toll. 

She is currently the Artistic Director of FABLE (UK), lead artist in the RE:SOUNDING project with James Nguyen, and host and producer of podcast series DECLASSIFY

Victoria is represented by the Australian Music Centre as an Associate Artist where a collection of her scores are available.