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cardiCast episode 66 – The Presidential Debrief

Melbourne newCardigan Interview We asked you to ask our ex President, Justine Hanna, some questions about what her life in Libraries and GLAM network is like and what her plans are for the future. We thought it fitting that our current President, Clare Presser, asks or former President these cutting questions. What they actually did […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 65 – Queen Victoria Women’s Centre

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our October Melbourne cardiParty was held at the Queen Victoria Women’s Centre and hosted by Jo Porter, CEO. Strap yourself in for a complex but enlightening 30+ mins of the trails and tribulations of running an iconic community service and space, that has been assisting women in Victoria with their […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 64 – Royal Perth Hospital Museum

Perth newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our September Perth cardiParty was held at the Royal Perth Hospital Museum. Thanks to Oonagh Quigley who gave us an intro to the museum and talked about some complexities of managing a medical collection. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at night’ Movements EP. Sourced from Free Music Archive […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 63 – National Archives of Australia, WA Office

Perth newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our August Perth cardiParty was held at the new National Archives of Australia, WA Office. Thanks to Kay Newman who spoke about the move and took cardies on a tour of their new premises. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at night’ Movements EP. Sourced from Free Music Archive […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 62 – BrokenShips

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our August Melbourne cardiParty was held at No Vacancy Gallery where the current exhibition is Museum of Broken Relationships. Gallery Manager, Hayley Haynes, and Gallery Assistant Roza Schenk, spoke to our biggest audience yet and shared a little about themselves, about No Vacancy Gallery and about the exhibition Museum of […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Reprise – COASIT Italian Museum

Our August cardiParty was at the wonderful Chinese Museum where we had a fabulous tour and talk about the current exhibition. However, due to technical difficulties we couldn’t record the event on the night (never fear, we will have an interview with the Curator, Ethel Villafranca, very soon) but as we were at the Chinese […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 60 – Matthew Coller – Temporal Earth

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our July Melbourne cardiParty saw Matt Coller take us through a demo of Temporal Earth, a data visualisation of Australian colonial history. Time-machine.Earth combines a virtual globe with a multi-scale timeline to enable interactive exploration of cultural data throughout space and time. Matt took us on a brief tour through the […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 59 – Archie Boulter – Queer Town

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our June Melbourne cardiParty was hosted by Archie Boulter, a Melbourne-based entrepreneur and LGBTIQA+ advocate, who shared their experiences creating “queer spaces” within the GLAM sector. Archie  discussed their recent efforts co-leading the establishment of LGBTIQA+ Advisory Groups across Museums Victoria (Melbourne Museum, Immigration Museum & Scienceworks), as well as […] Read the whole post...

cardicast Episode 58 – City of Perth Library

Perth newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our May Perth cardiParty was held at the City of Perth library. They kindly talked about their new building, how they developed the library and the role it plays in the community, including how they run events and have been building partnerships. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 57 – Dinosaurs with Wayne Gerdtz

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our May Melbourne cardiParty was held at Melbourne Museum with Wayne Gerdtz – Information Officer in Museums Victoria’s Research & Collections Division – taking our cardies on a wander through 600 million years of life. Wayne was Curator for Melbourne Museum’s Science & Life Gallery redevelopment in 2009, delivering the […] Read the whole post...

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