Canaipa Mudlines Residency 2019

Artists' have worked in residence this past week at Turtle Swamp Wetlands, on Canaipa Island part of the 2019 Mudlines Residency. Studio gallery exhibition and poetry performance show-cased artworks and other musings generated through-out the year during onsite visits across the island to include locations at Rocky Point, Melomy's wetland and littoral Shore south-east.

Ecologies of Art

“Formed in 2017, the collective features five leading artists - Jan Baker Finch (movement), Renata Buziak (photo media), Erik Griswold (composer), Vicki Kelleher (poet) and Vanessa Tomlinson (musician). They have previouly presented work as part of Easter@Harrigans Lane (Granite Belt), Contexts Ephermeal Art Festival (Poland) and theLines in the Sand Festival (Minjerriba). Through these projects, …

Wetland Wanderer

Wetland Wandere aims to inspire engagement with the environmental, cultural and aesthetic values of wetlands. Drone footage and audio taken from "lacustrine wetlands or lakes, palustrine wetlands or swamps, and estuarine wetlands or mangroves and marsh", in Queensland make for an extraordinary aesthetic experience. Quandamooka Man Joshua Walker audio recording is remarkable http://wetlandwander.net/portfolio/joshua-walker/

Virtual Oceans

Long discussion has happened on Minjerribah about a learning centre, part of the Economic Transition Strategy away from mining set to end in 2019. Talk in the community is that QYAC Native Title Corporation is likely to build a Whale Learning Centre up at Point Lookout on the old tennis courts. Other than the skeletal …