Dr Alex Selenitsch is a poet and architect, and a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, where he teaches in architectural design studios. He practices as a poet, sculptor and architect; writes on art, craft, and design for professional and special interest journals. He exhibits his work in Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Adelaide. A selective retrospective exhibition of his work, titled LIFE/TEXT, was shown at Heide MOMA, Melbourne, from October 2015 to April 2016.
His practice in spatial literature extends from concrete poems and artists books, to the translation of architectural space into literary forms, and the use of exploratory texts in the invention of architectural spaces.