10 artists matched to 10 iconic locations in the City of Darebin.
5 weeks to create a new work inspired by place.
A shamelessly local provocation.
The 10 creatives commissioned and the places they are matched to:
Larundel Asylum site, Bundoora James Button – Multiple Walkley Award winner, novelist journalist, speech writer
3KND Radio station Hannah Donnelly – Writer/DJ/creator of Sovereign Trax
Thornbury Theatre Kutcha Edwards – Winner, The Melbourne Prize for music 2016, singer/songwriter
High St, Reservoir Cath Ferla – Winner Davitt Award for Best Debut Novel, screen writer
Northcote Library Chris Gooch – Winner Lord Mayors Creative Writing award for graphic short story, cartoonist
Darebin Creek Ponch Hawkes – Photographer featured at The Australian National Gallery, National Gallery Victoria, and the State Library
Rucker’s Hill Sal Kimber – Singer/songwriter
Capp/Robinson Reserve Melissa Reeves – Multi award winning playwright, film writer
Merri Creek Nick Richardson – Writer, adjunct Professor of Journalist at Latrobe University
Carnegie Library, Northcote Denise Scott – Barry Award winning comedian/writer, actor
The ten new works continue an investigation of Place and celebrate local artists work and practice.
All ten works can be viewed click here.
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