Critical Animals 2012 – Artist Meet and Greet
Blind Date: When Theory Meets Practice with Matthew Abbott, Eva Bujalka and Harriet Parsons
Immutable Balance with Dr Angela Philp (UoN), Vivienne Rogis and Elizabeth Bellamy.
Presented with the University of Newcastle
Dance Jam: A Discourse on Diversity with Min Mae
Fast vs Slow Critical Practice followed by a screening of Patrick Kelly’s “Detour off the Superhighway”
Constructing Identity in Contemporary Performance with Hossein Ghaemi, Travis Englefield and Kate McDowell
Centre for the History of Emotions event: Bodies in Distress with Gabe Watts, Una McIlvenna, Carolyn McKay and Mimi Kelly. The event included an installation by Mimi Kelly and a
performance by Grace Turner of the Conservatorium of Newcastle.
Josh Harle’s workshop ‘Walking the Digitial City’ and Josh Harle, Chris Harle and Evelyn Kwok discuss their work on ‘The Space Panel’.
The launch of ‘ATLAS’ – Chris Cottrell, Josh Harle, Evelyn Kwok and Marilyn Schneider. Thank you to Scott Brewer from the University of Newcastle for launching our exhibition.
Breakfast Reading Session at Good Brother Espresso with Malcolm St Hill, Sam Moginie, Danuta Raine and Owen Kirkby. Presented with the University of Newcastle.
An afternoon at the Royal Exchange: Hyper/Reality and Political Dissolution and Experimental Writing and the Force of Fluidity.
An evening of Poetry at the Gun Club: New Quarrels: Innovative Poetry and the Poetics of Knowing and launch of Keri Glastonbury’s ‘Grit Salute’ and Derek Motion’s ‘lollyology’.
We were truly blown away by everyone that made this year’s TiNA as impressive as it was.
A HUGE THANK YOU to all Critical Animals artists and audiences. Special thanks to our major sponsor, The University of Newcastle (Thanks to Professor Kevin McConkey for the continued support) and our sponsor the Faculty of Arts and Social Science at UTS (Thanks to Professor Van Leeuwen). Thank you to the Octapod and Auspicious Arts. To Aden Rolfe, Keri Glastonbury, Ella O’Keefe, Yolande Norris, Astrid Lorange, Scott Brewer and Angela Philp. Thank you to Dean at the Royal Exchange; Elissa, Chris and Steph at Good Brother; Emily and Dennis at the Lock-up. A huge Thanks to Pat and his crew at the Gun Club. Thanks to Robbie and Dale for their tech genius (and an extra special thank you for staying back on Sunday night!) Thank you to Pip, Chad, Zoe, Ben, Geoff, Gareth, Jane, Nick, Jen and Sarah! Thank you to Kosta and Wednesday for your help.
See you all next year and please keep in touch.
Critical Animals 2012
Julia, Tulleah, Sophie and Beau xx