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Posted: Thursday 18 December, 2014

Adelaide Festival makes accessing arts easier

The Adelaide Festival of Arts strives to make its events available for all to enjoy, this includes support in the access of Deaf and disabled audiences, and on Wednesday 3 December 2014, Adelaide Festival CEO Karen Bryant launched the Access Program for the 2015 festival. The Access Program provides information on...

Posted: Friday 12 December, 2014

Farewell Stella Young, disability activist, writer, comedian

It was with great sadness that Access2Arts learnt of the death of writer, comedian and disability activist Stella Young.  Since the announcement on Monday 8 December 2014 of Stella's passing early on Saturday evening (6 December 2014) much as been said about her life and her contribution to the dialogue on the...

Posted: Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Access2Arts and the Adelaide City Council celebrate IDPwD

To celebrate International Day of People with Disabilities, Access2Arts in partnership with the Adelaide City Council together worked on a series of creative responses responding to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities. Deaf and disabled people were filmed reciting key articles from the UN convention, specifically...

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...