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The Catchments Project

01-05-2015 - 17-05-2015

1 – 17 May 2015
Creative Spaces: Carlton Connect Studio
Ground Floor, 700 Swanston St, Carlton, VIC 3053
Opening hours: Wednesday – Saturday 11am – 4pm
Telephone: n/a

Melbourne Artists Debbie Symons and Jasmine Targett have been awarded the first Artist in Residency at Creative Spaces: Carlton Connect Studio for their new body of work –The Catchments Project. The City of Melbourne’s Creative Spaces program has established a studio at the Carlton Connect Initiative’s (CCI), LAB-14, with the specific intention of positioning artists amongst researchers, academics and entrepreneurs addressing issues of sustainability and resilience.

During their residency Symons and Targett will create three new research based works that address the challenge and complexity of Climate Change Adaptation surrounding reduced rainfall and drought. Making Water Visible, The Water Harvest and Getting Busy, focus on innovative ways of visualising, contributing to and enhancing Melbourne’s waterways and catchments.



Getting there:
Train Stop: Melbourne Central then tram
Tram Stop: The University of Melbourne
Bike route: Yes!
ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015 Map reference: 10




Creative Spaces: Carlton Connect Studio
Ground Floor, 700 Swanston St
Carlton, 3053 Australia
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