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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...