Posted: Saturday 26 July, 2014

Future Present, Adhocracy and Extraordinary Circumstances

A photograph of John Willlanski and John Swinbank talking together in John's farm garden.

Guest Blogger: Meg Wilson & John Willanski It’s not always easy being an artist. Sometimes it can feel like no matter how hard you try there just aren’t creative opportunities out there. In many cases, artists throw in the towel believing that art-making is for a few very lucky individuals...

Posted: Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Jo Verrent hits Adelaide

A group of people talking following Jo's Adelaide forum.

UK disabled artist and producer battled a wet and chilly night in Adelaide to where her thoughts  on the opportunity to everyone that diversity can offer, as Jo says "it's delicious, not divergent". [caption id="attachment_3761" align="alignnone" width="600"] Jo Verrent speaks with audience members following her forum in Adelaide.[/caption] In Adelaide...

Posted: Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Leadership and diversity – Challenging Assumptions

A photograph of Jo Verrent delivering a presentation.

Guest Blogger: Mowenna Collett In Australia there are often discussion about the lack of diversity in leadership positions across the country. There are several groups that are generally underrepresented and solutions often turn to setting targets or quotas to increase under-represented groups. One such group that would benefit from being prioritised, not to...

Posted: Saturday 21 June, 2014

Country Arts SA brings it all together

A photograph of two hands rummaging through a pile of tifts of hair in a variety of colours.

[caption id="attachment_3767" align="alignnone" width="600"] Photography by Helen Crawford[/caption] Country Arts SA and Country Health SA Local Health Network Mental Health are pleased to announce the launch of 'Bringing it all together - Guidelines for Arts and Mental Health Projects'. As part of the roll out of this new resource in...