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cardiCast Episode 51 – Sarah McKechnie

Melbourne newCardigan Interview Recorded In Studio The tenth in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Sarah McKechnie studied science, but ended up a Gallery Manager at Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP). Sarah has a unique view on her role as a Gallery Manager, and the role of community and artists at CCP. Find out more about […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 50 – Rickie-Lee Robbie

Melbourne newCardigan Interview Recorded In Studio The ninth in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… ‪Rickie-Lee Robbie is Collection Coordinator at RMIT Design Archives. A design archive within a university attracts many students, academics and researchers studying the collection as a practical learning tool for their coursework and research. Rickie-Lee manages access to the collection, donation […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 49 – Clare Williamson

Melbourne newCardigan Interview Recorded In Studio The eighth in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Clare Williamson has worked in the GLAM sector for many years. Clare is currently Curator of Her Place Women’s Museum Australia, as well as freelance editor of GLAM publications. One of Her Place’s aims is: ‘‬To create a public space to […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 48 – Comics & Cosplay

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live The seventh in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Welcome to a very special panel on the world of comics, cosplay and how to set up you own mini (or maxi) conventions in your library service. It’s a fantastic way to engage with your community through literature, popular culture and costume […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 45 – Brendon Taylor

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio The fourth in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… ‪Sculptor and preparator at Museums Victoria, Brendon Taylor started his career painting cars as a young man in Tasmania. Brendon joined the museum back in 1999. Taxidermy is an art he has learnt on the job. Melbourne Museum is one […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 44 – Tamara Jones and Chelsea Harris

Melbourne October 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live The third in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Tamara Jones, Client Services Officer, will discuss the breath of the collection at the Percy Grainger Museums, Grainger’s folk music collecting, love of towels and the Lust Branch. Chelsea Harris deep dives into the Curate your Career project and the opportunities […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 42 – Michaela Hart

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio The first in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Michaela Hart, Senior Archivist – Digital Preservation at the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services, discusses her archivist origin stories, politics and the future of archives, and the vicarious trauma that can occur when working with sensitive and difficult materials. […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 41 – Dr. Jane Garner

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio Dr. Jane Garner discusses her recent PhD research into Australian prisoners’ lived experiences of their libraries and the role that these services play in their lives. Jane conducted her research through interviews with both correctional facility staff and prisoners, across three states and territories and explores the experience […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 40 – Zine-a-thon

Melbourne September 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Over a pint or two at the Park Hotel, a small but passionate group of new initiates and confirmed Zine lovers got together to have a bit of a crafternoon. This recording is of the round table discussion on why Zines are great, as well as issues about cataloguing […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 38 – Adrian Doyle

Melbourne July 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Artist and Director of Dark Horse Experiment, Adrian Doyle, takes us on a tour of his exhibition and Dark Horse’s creative studio spaces. Adrian is discusses his current exhibition, as well as the juxtaposition of fine and urban art with humorous candour. We also travel through multiple studio spaces […] Read the whole post...

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