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Critical Animals Research Symposium
27 September - 30 September 2018
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..
- Ceremony for Lost Natural Connections
In this temporary activation, mosquito coils are burnt at dusk...
- The Shape of Memory
The Shape of Memory investigates the internal spaces or moments...
- Once More With Feeling
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Buffy The Vampire Slayer with...
- These Romans Are Crazy: How Asterix and Obelix can help us understand the age of alternative facts
The Gallic Wars were fought in the first century BCE...
- Waking Up
In a world where socially engaged art is more important...