Artists’ talk: The International Perspective, Melbourne, December 2009

Artists and artsworkers talk about their experiences overseas

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This informal afternoon featured artists and artsworkers who had recently travelled overseas to develop their skills and understanding of arts practice in diverse communities.

Speakers:
– Dr Katrina Rank, Caroline Plummer Fellow in Community Dance, Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand
– Marcus Schutenko, Asialink Arts Management Resident with the Arts Council of Mongolia.
– Ian Pidd, Director of an ongoing series of projects based in Yogyakarta, Indonesia including events for the Yogya festival and a major project with celebrated Indonesian Architect Eko Prawoto.
– Freda Shafi, the Bradford advisor for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s ‘Culture Makes Communities Programme’ – £5million programme to support social and cultural cohesion across the Bradford district in the UK

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