Wearable Weaving Workshop with Grace Lillian Lee | Botanica

Learn a traditional weaving style and develop a collaborative artwork with Grace Lillian Lee. This session includes an artist talk with Grace Lillian Lee and Elisa Jane Carmichael, in conversation with QAGOMA curator Ruth McDougall. Location: Botanica marquee, City Botanic Gardens (access via main entry on corner of Alice and Albert Streets). Bookings required as […]

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Design Language – Artist panel | Botanica

Join Botanica artists, Heidi Axelsen and Hugo Moline (MAPA), Inkahoots and Five Mile Radius in a discussion facilitated by QUT School for Design’s Dean Brough. The panel will explore design, vexillology, architecture, interdisciplinary practice, and interpreting our built environment. This is the first talk in a five-part series of Botanica artists talks, which allow audiences […]

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In Conversation – A Weave Through Time | Botanica

Hear artists Grace Lillian Lee and Elisa Jane Carmichael in conversation with QAGOMA Curator Ruth McDougall about the intricacies of contemporary fibre art practice. This is the second talk in a five-part series of Botanica artists talks, which allow audiences to deepen their engagement with the exhibition. These facilitated panel discussions between Botanica artists and […]

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Future Design – Artist Panel | Botanica

Brisbane architecture studio Five Mile Radius host a conversation about sustainable construction practices, encouraging new perspectives on everyday materials. This is the fourth talk in a five-part series of Botanica artists talks, which allow audiences to deepen their engagement with the exhibition. These facilitated panel discussions between Botanica artists and guests explore the intentions behind […]

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In Conversation – Sugared Land/s | Botanica

Join Botanica artist Sancintya Mohini Simpson in conversation with First Nations and South Sea Islander Joella Warkill, together with Australian South Sea Islander and Fijian Indian Australian artist Shivanjani Lal. Together, the speakers will uncover and address the shared history of indenture in the sugar industry from Queensland to across the Pacific and Indian Oceans. […]

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Collaborations with Nature – Artist Panel | Botanica

Catch artists Julie-Anne Milinski and Paula Payne in conversation with UAP Curator Ineke Dane about the nexus between art and environment. This is the third talk in a five-part series of Botanica artists talks, which allow audiences to deepen their engagement with the exhibition. These facilitated panel discussions between Botanica artists and guests explore the […]

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Artist-led mindfulness: Julie-Anne Milinski | Botanica

Join Botanica artist Julie-Anne Milinski for a walk through Circle Work (resting) to hear the ideas surrounding the work and her broader interest in urban gardens. At the conclusion of the talk, you’re invited to take off your shoes and relax on the lawn for a guided mindfulness session, using the grass circles as a […]

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Made Today Meet Up – Brisbane Illustrators and Comic Artists

Made Today is one of the State Library of Queensland’s creative meet ups, focusing on Brisbane artists, makers and digital creatives. We invite talented locals to talk about their arts practice and available resources in the Brisbane area, including the free Edge facilities. On 15 May The Edge will be focusing on Brisbane illustrators and […]

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Artist Talk: Julie Paterson + curator Laura Brinin

Join Julie Paterson as she discusses her practice in a Q&A with curator Laura Brinin. Hear about Julie’s ‘Side Gallery Artist in Residence’ process while enjoying a preview of the exhibition prior to the opening.   Julie Paterson is an internationally-renowned textile artist with a diverse background in the arts. Julie’s work consists notably of paintings […]

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