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Posted: Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Pop-up Portrait Studio

A 6-year old boy holds a placard with the words "children with disability have access to play" written on it.

Access2Arts, in partnership with the Adelaide City Council, set up a Pop-up Portraiture Studio in Adelaide's Rundle Mall on Thursday 16 October 2014. We invited both people with disability and  friends to be part of a photographic series of images to celebrate the 2014 International Day of People with Disability. http://vimeo.com/113345674#t=0s...

Posted: Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Locative Literature

A workshop participant sticks a story to a manhole cover in the middle of the road.

In October, Access2Arts hosted Melbourne artist, poet and writer, Matt Blackwood as part of its artist-in residence project aimed at introducing new forms of literary arts practice to Deaf and disabled artists. Locative Literature is about writing, be it poems, prose, quotes, or verse, about a specific location and secreting...

Posted: Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Calls out for photo project participants

A girl sits in a pink party dress with balloons falling around her.

Access2Arts and the Adelaide City Council are seeking subjects to strike a pose in a pop-up Portrait Studio in Rundle Mall to help celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD). The pop-up studio will be at the corner of...

Posted: Sunday 10 August, 2014

Armature#2 Paste Ups

A screen shot from the YouTube video of Chris Dyke pasting up his portrait poster

Armature#2 participant Chris Dyke captured this short video of him pasting-up his photograph in Anster Street as part of the Armature Portrait Paste-up exhibition. Images of the installation of all the exhibition's paste-ups were taken by participant Leon Woods, and can be found on Pinterest. If you haven't seen the...