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Posted: Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Chelle Destafano illustrates her new home town

A series of watercolour paintings fanned over each other.

Artist Chelle Destafano, a local resident of Port Noarlunga for the last 14 years, captures the town's character in an exhibition of dazzling new work that opens at The Arts Centre, Port Noarlunga on 8 May 2014. "I'm a visual artist working predominately in watercolour as well as in ink and...

Posted: Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Say something with Twitter

Photo subjects from left to right - Joanne Chua, Heath Britton, David Jobling, Jude Aqualina, Katie Keys, John Wolanski

Guest Blogger: David Paul Jobling Who knew that Access2Arts and one of the fastest growing social media platforms on the planet have so much in common? Twitter’s mission is to give everyone the power to create and share ideas and information instantly, without barriers. Access2Arts is committed to inclusion and...

Posted: Thursday 3 April, 2014

Contagion – connections

A photograph of Ashowka Chowta and Ad'm Martin laughing to camera at Contagion.

On a warm evening on the first day of April Access2Arts threw open the doors of The Mill for the inaugural Contagion, our quarterly gathering and networking event for Deaf and disabled artists, art workers and their allies – and it was no joke. After a short welcome by Access2Arts...

Posted: Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Walking the Talk

A photograph of Emma Bennison.

Guest Blogger: Emma Bennison It would seem safe to assume that arts projects and events that; feature work by artists with disability, are lead or created by artists with disability, or reflect upon the experience of disability; would be made accessible to audiences with disability, right? Wrong. There are many...