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

Artists and artsworkers talk about their experiences overseas


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

– 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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