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cardiCast Episode 46 – Claire Braithwaite

Perth October 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Claire Braithwaite, Environmental Education Officer for the City of Cockburn speaks about the Coogee Maritime Trail and provides background on how the trail came to be, where it’s at now, and future plans for the site. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at night’ Movements EP. Sourced from […] 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 43 – We Need Books and ECHO Refugee Library – Greece interviews

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded Live in Athens, Greece The second in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Ioanna Nissiriou – We Need Books – and Varvara Svoronou – ECHO Refugee Library – speak with Justine Hanna about their work helping support refugees in Athens. These interviews were recorded in the We Need Books brand new Multicultural Library, which […] 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 39 – Daniel Rozas Nunez and Sharon Beccaria

Perth September 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Daniel Rozas Nunez, Coordinator, Special Collections, and Sharon Beccaria, Special Collections, Library Officer, talk to us about their roles at Murdoch University and take us on a tour of the Murdoch collection. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at night’ Movements EP. Sourced from Free Music Archive under […] 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...

cardiCast Episode 37 – Yana Braddock

Perth August 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Yana Braddock and resident artists Charmaine Ball, Jane Grierson, and Marina Van Leeuwen, take us on a tour of Heathcote Galleries in Perth, exploring the history behind the foundation of this space, from a mental health facility to the creative space of today. The current exhibition is discussed by the artists […] Read the whole post...

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