Clare Weeks is a Photomedia artist currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Newcastle. She teaches photography at the Newcastle Art School and the University of Newcastle.
In 2011 she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and since this time has documented through visual, text and oral means, the artists’ experience of living with dis-ease. Using her own body as the site of transgression her aim is to make visual the un-seen experience of living with chronic illness. As a practicing artist, she has created photographic, video and installation work and has shown in solo and group exhibitions Australia wide.