Tour & Event Dates

Opening exhibition:

Fri 23 July – Sat 11 September 2010
Opening: Thurs 22 July 2010
RMIT Gallery, Melbourne

Artist talks

RMIT Gallery 12.30 – 1 pm

Friday 23 July Gini Lee and Laurene Vaughan
Thursday 29 July Curators in conversation – Harriet Edquist, Laurene Vaughan and Lisa Byrne
Thursday 5 August Carmel Wallace
Thursday 12 August Kit Wise
Thursday 12 19 August  Ruth Johnstone and Jenny Lowe
Thursday 26 August Marion Manifold
Thursday 2 September Seth Keen
Thursday 9 September Vicki Couzens and Lesley Duxbu

Tour Venues:

RMIT Gallery, Melbourne  23 July – 11 September 2010
Warrnambool Art Gallery  4 December – 30 January 2011
Latrobe Regional Gallery   12 Feb – 24 April 2011
Ballarat Fine Art Gallery   7 May – 25 June 2011
Horsham Art Gallery   dates TBC

Past Events

Friday 7 August, 2009

Stony Rises: An Archeology of the Western District
‘Analysis and Interpretation of the Cultural and Environmental Landscape of the Mt Eccles Lava Flow’

Presented by Geoplaced Knowledge, Design Research Institute

The talk incorporated the results of Dr Builth’s archaeological and other research since 1996 and up to 2007 on the relationship between Gunditjmara and the wet landscape of the Stony Rises.

Dr Heather Builth
Heather is a Landscape Archaeologist and Anthropologist. Upon the completion of her doctorate in 2002, Heather began work as the Indigenous Land Manager with Winda-Mara Aboriginal corporation to achieve aims based on cultural heritage and ecological management, including gaining an IPA and National Heritage Listing for Budj Bim.
Heather is an adjunct research associate with Monash University School of Geography and Environmental Science, conducting research into past Gunditjmara management techniques and their relationship to climate. Heather is presently a Cultural Heritage Advisor with her own business
based at Narrawong, SW Victoria.