Joanna Gould is an arts manager who is currently based in Brooklyn working with Going Down Swinging in development. She has been working in the creative community in Australia for the last ten years and has a double major in History and Fine Art with a Masters of Art Curatorship. She has held roles as Curatorial Assistant for the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Festival Director of the Gertrude Street Projection Festival and was the previous General Manager of Going Down Swinging.
Renata is a fiction writer, editor and lapsed zine-maker. She was the recipient of the Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Award and has posted her zines to all corners of the earth. She is currently attempting to read everything on her bookshelf while she completes her master’s degree.
Online Editor, News and Features
Georgia studied philosophy and literature before setting her sights on the lucrative field of publishing. Most recently she completed her masters in creative writing, exploring fairy tale adaptations as a means to express identity. She dabbles in writing, editing and drawing, has worked with publications from youth magazines to uni journals to litmags, and spends her time trying to adopt other people’s cats.
Magenta is an editor, writer and comics enthusiast. She recently completed her honours thesis in creative writing and was awarded the Melbourne Writers Festival Creative Writing Prize. She also edits fiction for Voiceworks and runs creative writing workshops across Melbourne.
Online Editor, Features and Community
Hollen Singleton is the features and community editor at Going Down Swinging and moonlights at Meanjin. They write fiction, mostly.
Marketing and Design Manager
More Studio is a community and culturally driven graphic design practice founded by Matthew Tambellini in his home town of Melbourne, Australia. Having worked independently since beginning of 2015, he has a strong focus on creating outcomes through collaboration and experimentation, working with clients closely from beginning to end, and helping them realise their projects with a unique voice.