Archive | February, 2013
Hothouse 2013: Meet a Mentor

Hothouse 2013: Meet a Mentor

Time is running out to get involved in Hothouse 2013. Ahead of the program’s application deadline, we catch up with one of this year’s program mentors – director, filmmaker and all round nice guy, Nicholas Verso – and get a rare glimpse into his brilliant mind.

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Eugenia Lim

Eugenia Lim

Eugenia Lim is a Melbourne-based video, performance and installation artist who’s no stranger to the concept of exploring or questioning themes, such as identity race and culture. She’s not afraid to turn the camera on herself, but ‘Profile Me’ has Eugenia interested in what it means to walk in someone else’s shoes.

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Lara Thoms

Lara Thoms

Introducing our next Profile Me artist and curator, Lara Thoms, whose interest lies in socially engaged, site-specific and participatory possibilities in contemporary art.

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Danae Valenza

Danae Valenza

Multidisciplinary artist Danae Valenza – currently participating in ‘Profile Me’ – proves how two strangers engaged in the act of dance can make something, that should be ‘natural’, devastatingly awkward.

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The Sisters Hayes

The Sisters Hayes

Its status as an extreme sport is still pending, but three sisters working collaboratively as artists, curators, costume and stage set designers has got to sit somewhere between base jumping and synchronised swimming on the difficulty scale. We delve deeper into the collaborative nature of The Sisters Hayes: one of the four artists participating in ‘Profile Me’.

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On the Road: Wangaratta Screenings

On the Road: Wangaratta Screenings

The ACMI Media Studio crew returns to Wangaratta for the exciting premier screenings of their nine mini-documentaries.

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