BFA (National Art School)

Gabriela Dounis

Research Assistant


Gabriela assists with research and writing for various projects and articles, drawing from her knowledge of the arts and culture sector. She has great creative thinking and writing skills and loves sharing these at Terri Janke and Company.



Gabriela has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the National Art School (NAS), specialising in Printmaking, Drawing and Art History. She has also completed a Certificate III in Visual Arts at the Design Centre Enmore.

Photo by Jamie James
Artwork: Rene Kulitja, 'Ancient Tracks and Waterholes' (2019)

Recent Projects

  • Australian Museums and Galleries Association (AMaGA) 10-Year Indigenous Roadmap project: research assistance and report writing.

  • DoCA Arts8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Protocols in Performing Arts Training: writing assistance.

  • Australia Council for the Arts Indigenous protocols: writing case studies

  • Panipan Designs: drafting artist profile.


Gabriela grew up in Maroubra Beach and has a big love for this special place. The atmosphere of ocean and awesome headlands never gets old. She enjoys the challenge of having an art practice, keeping up to date with developments in the broader art world and exchanging ideas with other creative thinkers.

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All professional photography is by Jamie James at James Photographic Services.

The painting  'Ancient Tracks and Waterholes' (2019) by Rene Kulitja has been used under license in the firm photographs on the TJC website homepage, staff profiles, careers and services pages. See Maruku Arts for more work by Rene Kulitja.

The visual artwork ‘Freshwater Lagoon 1’ by Lisa Michl Ko-manggen has been used under license in some photographs and videos. See Cape York Art for more work by Ko-manggen.

The painting ‘My Country’ by Bibi Barba has been used under license in some photographs and Law Way videos. Visit her website to see more.

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