Published 01 December 2020
Looks at issues of energy self sufficiency -- battery banks and photovoltaic solar collector panels.
Written with Andrew Bryan The increasing urgency for us to achieve a harmonious relationship with the environment is stimulating artists in many media and designers in a range of disciplines to work in new ways with one another and community groups who share this concern.
Published December 1991
This issue of Artlink tries to flag some of the issues for designers in Australia today, and to document just some of the changes which are happening.
The place Ecopolis 2, the world's first ecocity. The time -- mid-afternoon 3rd November 2007.
Exhibition review Reflections on a year of contemporary art in Tasmania.
Placemaking in Newport, Geelong and North Carlton.
The Seagrass Project has been cited as a model community arts project. Located in Hastings Victoria, the project has been documented on video and shown on television in Austria and Canada and could potentially achieve wide international exposure.
Affecting one's city, state or country requires wit, wisdom opportunity and a sense of fun. Robert McNulty, President of the extraordinarily successful Washington based 'Partners for Livable Places' gives a thumb-nail sketch of the last 15 years of the organisation and some of the tools they have used as operational forces for action.
Exhibition review Lindy Lee - paintings
Contemporary Art Centre
Adelaide South Australia
The Sandgate Environmental Sculpture has involved the local community in both designing and creating the sculpture.
Our town planners, our architects and we ourselves need to rethink the city. If downtown spaces, internal and external, are to become inhabitable, there needs to be a dramatic shift away from narrowly architectural conception of them and their functions towards an acoustic analysis.
Tasmanian theatre company Zootango's touring production Hook's Mountain.
The headbutting syndrome which is normally associated with the oppositional mental locations of the engineering versus the environmental are here reconciled in the combined communities' new park. It should become their most treasured recreational amenity. Located two hours south of Perth, Western Australia.