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Beyond 50 percent

Beyond 50% exhibition was created in response to the growing gender inequality in our global communities. It explored the ways in which art can be used to influence cultural change, looking specifically at artists who seek to change the culture surrounding gender-based violence. Curated by Felicity Martin/Cache Curating. Beyond 50%: art activism against violence presented…

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Lola Montez

Photographs from Moira Finucane & Smith’s production premiere of ‘The exotic lives of Lola Montez’ Lola Montez was the wildest showgirl of the nineteenth century; and her 1855 Australian tour put Mick Jagger to shame. Featuring Holly Durant & Caroline Lee.

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Street art

Ballarat Street Art murals #We R You Ballarat Street Art project #WeRYou, an inclusive and participatory street art project focused on the power of community, art and 
ideas to change perceptions and attitudes of Ballarat residents. Over six months in 2013, I facilitated a series of installations of large format paste-ups, designed to combat ugly…

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Under the Floorboards

Artist Residency, Ballarat The Truth is that we all are fragmented. Some more than others. There are thousand pieces to one’s story. Made up of thousands of images and weeks of intense photographic work, the Under the Floorboards artworks and a commissioned Artist Residency with Uniting Care Ballarat, brought together the work of 12 different…