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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 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 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...

cardiCast Episode 56 – Incinerator Gallery & ENVi Panel

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live This cardiCast is a double header- we just cannot stop trying to cram in as much information as possible! In the first instance we are treated to a tour of the Incinerator Gallery and the historical importance of the building for the local community, as well as it’s architectural significance, […] 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 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 interviews … Ana Tiquia

newCardigan interviews … Ana Tiquia, Account Director at Fabio Ongarato Design (Previously Producer, Exhibitions Department Museums Victoria) @AnaTiquia http://anatiquia.com https://museumsvictoria.com.au This episode features Ana Tiquia in conversation with Nik McGrath, Archivist Museums Victoria. Ana, who was Producer in the Exhibitions Department at Museums Victoria when Nik interviewed her, has recently commenced a new position as […] Read the whole post...

PBS 106.7FM

August 2017 CardiParty Recorded live at PBS FM Since 1979, community broadcaster PBS 106.7FM has been an integral player in Melbourne’s music scene– with more than 80 specialist music programs ranging from soul to garage to country to jazz – PBS is dedicated to nurturing, inspiring and championing Melbourne’s diverse music community. Mara Williams (Volunteers […] Read the whole post...