Ms June Kim
Associate Lecturer

Ms June Kim

Master of Creative Technologies (2015), Colab, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), New Zealand
Grad. dip of Multimedia (2003), Auckland University of Technology (AUT), New Zealand
Bachelor of Business in IT (2002), Auckland University of Technology (AUT), New Zealand

Arts,Design & Architecture
School of Art & Design

JUNE KIM is a teacher, practitioner, creative technologist, and researcher with 10+ years of experience creating commercial and personal works with different technologies and cutting-edge software in the creative field. Her primary research interest is in the function of immersion and simulation in human culture, in both the history of media technology and current applications to new and emerging forms of interaction. She has a proven collaborative, open and engaging attitude to work effectively as part of a team and promote and support students for creative learning. Website:

G-110, Block-G Paddington Campus Cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd, Paddington NSW 2021 Australia
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Burrage K; Burrage P; Davis J; Bednarz T; Kim J; Vercelloni J; Peterson EE; Mengersen K, 2020, 'A stochastic model of jaguar abundance in the Peruvian Amazon under climate variation scenarios', Ecology and Evolution, vol. 10, pp. 10829 - 10850,
    Journal articles | 2017
    Mengersen K; Peterson EE; Clifford S; Ye N; Kim J; Bednarz T; Brown R; James A; Vercelloni J; Pearse AR; Davis J; Hunter V, 2017, 'Modelling imperfect presence data obtained by citizen science', Environmetrics, vol. 28,
  • Conference Presentations | 2019
    Kim J; Bennett G; Kruse J; Fu S, 2019, 'Extended reality practice in art & design creative education', presented at SIGGRAPH Asia 2019, Brisbane, 17 November 2019 - 20 November 2019,
    Curatorial Outputs | 2019
    Kim J; Kenderdine S, 2019, Deep Dreaming: Art, AI & Algorithmic Beauty, exhibited at: Brisbane, 17 November 2019 - 20 November 2019,
    Conference Presentations | 2017
    Kim J, 2017, 'Introduction to Processing: Technology into Arts and Arts into Technology', presented at SIGGRAPH Asia 2017, Bangkok, Thailand, 27 November 2017 - 30 November 2017,
    Creative Works (non-textual) | 2017
    Kim J, 2017, Indeed, Colliding and Surrending: Chaos and freedom where art and technologies meet, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 13 October 2017 - 31 October 2017, at:
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Kim J; Bednarz T, 2017, 'Virtual reality to save endangered animals: Many eyes on the wild', in Proceedings - IEEE Virtual Reality, pp. 436,
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Kim J; Mones B, 2017, 'Girls in STEM: Investigating the Reasons that too Few Female Students Enter Technical Fields', in SIGGRAPH ASIA 2017 SYMPOSIUM ON EDUCATION (SA'17), ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY, Bangkok, THAILAND, presented at SIGGRAPH Asia (SA) Symposium on Education, Bangkok, THAILAND, 27 November 2017 - 30 November 2017,
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Bednarz TP; Kim J, 2016, 'Seeing the Power of VR in Conservation - the Jaguar VR project. Part 2: Reflecting each moment of self with breath and movement.', presented at Seoul Creative Dream Forum 2016, Seoul, South Korea, 07 July 2016 - 09 July 2016,
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Bednarz TP; Kim J, 2016, 'Transmedia and Limitation of Reality and Virtuality', presented at The Asia Animaation Forum of the 18th Bucheon Internationa Animation Festival 2016, Bucheon, South Korea, 23 October 2016 - 23 October 2016,
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Bednarz TP; Kim J, 2016, 'Visualisation matters: from small to massive scale', presented at FMX 2016, Stuttgart, Germany, 26 April 2016 - 29 April 2016,
    Recorded / Rendered Creative Works | 2016
    Bednarz TP; Kim J, 2016, Many Eyes on the Wild - JaguarVR, Published: 31 March 2016, Recorded / Rendered Creative Works,
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Bednarz TP; Kim J; Brown R; James A; Burrage K; Clifford S; Davis J; Mengersen K; Peterson E; Psaltis S; Vercelloni J, 2016, 'Virtual reality for conservation', in Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Web3D Technology, Web3D 2016, ACM, Anaheim, California, pp. 177 - 178, presented at Web3D '16 Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Web3D Technology, Anaheim, California, 22 July 2016 - 24 July 2016,
    Theses / Dissertations | 2015
    Kim J, 2015, Being and thing become space[s], Auckland University of Technology,
    Conference Posters | 2015
    Kim J; Bednarz TP, 2015, 'Being and Thing become Space – Interactive Mirroring', Kobe, Japan, presented at VRCAI 2015 14th ACM SIGGRAPH International Conference on Virtual Reality Continuum and Its Applications in Industry, Kobe, Japan, 30 October 2015 - 01 November 2015,

2020 - 2022 Quantum Logos: Developing alternative Artistic Styles to Communicate science, Nanyang Technological University and Ministry of Education Singapore Tier 1 with Ina Conradi, Mark Chavez, Victoria Vesna, Nadia Thalmann, Rainer Helmut Dumke.

2021 UNSW's Education Festival Poster Winner as voted by attendees
2021 The Education Focused Engagement Award

2022 Museum of Applied Arts and Scoence Research Fellowship Program

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023, Sydney - Conference Chair
SIGGRAPH Asia 2021, Tokyo - Art gallery program Advisory
SIGGRAPH Asia 2020, Virtual - Computer Animation Festival Juror
SIGGRAPH 2020, Virtual - Art papers program juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2019, Brisbane - Art gallery program co-chair
VRCAI 2019, Brisbane - Conference co-chair
SIGGRAPH 2019, LA - Immersive Pavilion program juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2018, Tokyo - Emerging Technologies program award chair and juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2018, Tokyo - XR program juror
SIGGRAPH 2018, Vancouver - Immersive Pavilion program juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2017, Bangkok - Emerging Technologies program award chair and juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2017, Bangkok - XR program juror
SIGGRAPH Asia 2016, Macao - XR program juror

SIGGRAPH Asia Conference Advisory Group member (2020 - Current)
ACM SIGGRAPH Art Advisory Board member (2019 - Current)
ACM SIGGRAPH International Resources Committee Chair (2019 - Current)
ACM SIGGRAPH Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee (2018 - 2020)

DART1200 Media Arts Gateway 1
DART1201 Media Arts Gateway 2
DART1210 Animation I
DART1220 Visual Effects I
DDES1110 3D Visualisation
DDES1150 Interaction I
DDES2151 Interaction 3
ADAD3114 Research Foundation
ADAD3402 Interactive Generative Visualisation