The Critical Animals Creative Research Symposium is an annual conference held in conjunction with the contemporary and emerging arts festival, This is Not Art. The symposium brings together students, researchers, writers, artists, academics and thinkers who are critically engaged in creative and experimental art practices.
Critical Animals 2018 will run in various venues over Newcastle, NSW from Thursday 27 – 30 Sunday September 2018.
Critical Animals is currently seeking artist proposals for the 2018 festival. In the past, Critical Animals has held panels, workshops, installations, roving performances, live art, poetry readings, film screenings + more. Apply with an event in mind, or as an individual to be programmed into another event such as a panel or reading.
Produced by Octopod and in partnership with the Co-Presenters, Critical Animals, Crack Theatre Festival, and the National Young Writers’ Festival, TiNA is one of Australia’s leading arts festival occurring annually on the October long weekend in Newcastle, Australia.