Meet the Artists - Pierre Proske

Meet the Artists showcases the diversity of creatives and the unique and quality creative works and experiences created at Abbotsford Convent.

Image of an installation by Pierre Proske, a room illuminated by purple lights.

Abbotsford Convent Presents Meet the Artists

A series of short films, showcasing the diversity of creatives, their spaces, and the unique creative works and experiences created at Abbotsford Convent.


Meet the Artists showcases the diversity of creatives and the unique and quality creative works and experiences created at the precinct.

Please enjoy this stunning, intimate glimpse into the diverse minds, work, and studio spaces of the Convent's vibrant and passionate tenant community.

Pierre Proske is an electronic media artist and designer specialising in immersive and interactive installations.

Having collaborated extensively in Europe on various commissions and artistic projects in conjunction with organisations such as the Arts Electronica Futurelab and Future Applications Lab, his work involves exposing the unspoken relationships we have with technology as well as harnessing machines into exploring new aesthetics.

Pierre is a highly qualified software developer and electronics expert with past experience in the video games industry. He is the founder of the electronic media arts organisation Media Lab Melbourne and runs his own creative technology studio Sensory Empire.

Pierre holds a creative practice-based PhD in Design from RMIT University, where he is developing a framework for low-powered, networked, audio-visual installations with a particular focus on spatial and bodily informed immersion.

He is an associate lecturer in the RMIT Industrial Design program, teaching honours, creative coding, electronics, and Artificial Intelligence.

Past clients include White Night, White Night Ballarat, ACMI, Experimenta, The National Wool Museum, Federation Square, Yarra Ranges Council, and The Australian Design Centre.

You can follow Pierre's works via his Instagram , Twitter , and website .

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