This inter-generational project invites the Riverland community into the world of aged care and dementia through a multi art form project which aims to raise awareness of the isolation experienced by many aged care residents unable to connect with their broader community.

Sound producer DJ TR!P, performance artist Jessica Foster and dancer Tanya Voges will join forces with local photographer Terry Marter, in a ten week residency that will bring students from Renmark Primary School into the Renmark Paringa Aged Care Unit, to explore the power of music to provoke memory in those with dementia. A multi-artform exhibition where old and new technology merge, will celebrate the new memories created.

Flinders University will be conducting research and evaluating outcomes of the project.

SPINBACK is sponsored by

Craft Anonymous
  • Visual Arts

Craft Anonymous

15th September 2017 — 21st January 2018

Craft Anonymous addresses ideas around the body: approaching themes of adornment, embellishment, desire/disgust, and identity: public/private, femininity/masculinity, domesticity, place, family history and a sense of belonging.

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Whyalla Art Prize 2017
  • Visual Arts

Whyalla Art Prize 2017

30th September 2017 — 2nd December 2017

The 2017 Whyalla Art Prize exhibition will open at the Middleback Arts Centre Saturday, September 30 and will run until December 2nd. The winner will be announced on Monday, October 9.

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Tracking
  • Film
  • Visual Arts

Tracking

7th October 2017 — 5th November 2017

Featuring works by Heath Franco (NSW), Luke Pellen (Mount Gambier) and Caroline Hammat (Millicent).

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