School of Arts

Reddiar, Wayne

Reddiar, Wayne

Reddiar, Wayne


Cluster/DisciplineDigital Arts

Contact Number033-260-5733

CampusPietermaritzburg Campus

Office AddressCVA Building, Digital Arts

Degrees Held

  • MA (Digital Arts), Wits University, 2010
  • Hon (Media and Cultural Studies), UKZN, 2007
  • BA (Health Science and Social Services), UNISA, 2005

Research Interests

  • Art theory
  • Sound Art
  • Experimental Film
  • Contemporary Art
  • AV Performance

Teaching Interests

  • Art Theory
  • New media Art
  • Experimental Film
  • Digital Arts
  • Contemporary Art

Selected Publications

Community Involvement

  • Book Review: (2022), Magic Visions: Portraying and Inventing South Africa with Magic Lantern Slides, For the Zuid-Afrikahuis in Amsterdam, NL
  • Theatre Performance: (2021), Head Space, Music performance in collaboration with Tegan Peacock (Performance) and Hannah Lax (Design), SPIELART Theatre Festival; Munich, DE
  • Artist Presentation: (2021), Artistic Practice Presentation: STAND (Sustaining Theatre and Dance Foundation) Live, Interdisciplinary, and Technology-Focused Art: In discussion with Ricardo Peach, Online
  • Live Performance: (2019), The Vertical Journey – A tribute to the still unknown, Sound design and composition for the Vrystaat Art Festival: At the Naval Hill Planetarium, Bloemfontein, ZA
  • Live Performance: (2019), In Collaboration with Francis Menningke, Electroacoustic Music Performance, for the Re-Routing Arts Festival at the Tatham Art Gallery, Pietermaritzburg, ZA
  • Site Specific Sound Installation: (2018), Sampling and Repurposing: at the Durban Harbour, International Symposium of Electronic Arts: ISEA, Durban, ZA
  • Site Specific Video Installation: (2016), Untitled, Decolonising Arts Education: towards the 9th Annual Drama for Life Africa Research Conference held at Constitution Hill: In collaboration with Tamantha Hammerschlag, Johannesburg, ZA
  • Exhibition: (2016), Population 14: Critical Habitats Group Exhibition, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm, SE
  • Exhibition: (2015), I Love My Time, I Don’t Like My Time, A group exhibition by workshop participants conducted by Erwin Wurm, Autocenter Contemporary Art, Berlin, DE
  • Exhibition: (2014), All Glitched Up, BP Loud Tate: Code, Space at Tate Britain, London, UK
  • Site Specific Sound Installation: (2014), Excavating Silence, Architecture Otherwhere Durban: XXV International Union of Architects World Congress, at Addington Children’s Hospital, in collaboration with Matthew Ovendale, Durban, ZA
  • Public Art: (2013), Media Me , Infecting the City Public Art Festival, Public Artwork with art collective, Vuka Ndlovu, Cape Town, ZA

Teaching Expertise

  • Digital art history and theory
  • Sound design for the moving image
  • Sonic arts