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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 14 September, 2014

I write, am i a writer or an artist?

A photograph of Matt Blackwood.

Guest Blogger: Matt Blackwood I write. For some people this makes me a writer. I also write in forms beyond the book or eBook. For others this makes me an artist. For thirty years Janos worked at a cement factory and came home with 900 a week after tax and...

Posted: Thursday 21 August, 2014

Intimacy going to Unlimited

Four people sitting in a row. From left to right they are; Simon Eszeky, wearing a black suit and tie. playing an electric guitar, Michelle Ryan in a thick sleeping bag with only her face showing, and Vincent Crowley and Emma Bathgate lovingly embracing with Vincent about to kiss Emma. The photographer is by Rachel Roberts

Contemporary dancer (and Artistic Director of Restless Dance Theatre) Michelle Ryan spoke about rediscovering her inner dancer in her Guest Blog 'I am a Dancer'. Now performing in Melbourne's Malthouse Theatre with Torque Show in Intimacy, sharing her most private thoughts and feelings in a very public way. Michelle spoke with Amanda Smith...