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Critical Animals Research Symposium
29 September - 2 October 2016
Octapod and The Lock-Up present Critical Animals as part of This is Not Art
Exploring curious and uncharted niches in contemporary art and critical thought.
Critical Animals is a creative research symposium held annually as a part of This Is Not Art festival in Newcastle, Australia.
It’s a forum for students, researchers, writers, artists, thinkers and curious individuals who are critically engaged with creative and experimental art practices. It’s an opportunity to present papers and ongoing research, as well as to challenge creative practices and work collaboratively with others in the field..
An exhibition of videos depicting a person marked with the...
- Varied Chorus
Examining the process and outcomes of collaboration between multidisciplinary artists...
Luxury dinner forks have been swiped (or ‘di-Looted’ as V-T-R...
- Alternate modes of practice (Anti Art World Panel)
This panel discussion will explore art and written practices that...
- Ancestors, Spawn & The White Wall Ghost!
A rainbow coloured installation examining transcendental ruptures between aboriginality and...