Art Gallery of NSW, 18 Oct
MAAS, 19 Oct
VENUE: Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, The Art Gallery of NSW
When only 35% of Australians with so-called mental health problems seek help from health providers, perhaps the cultural sector is key to providing greater insight, agency, resources and collective action?
How do people, art and science combine to imagine the future in a time of general anxiety?
30 National and International speakers including poets, psychologists, politicians, curators, visual artists, novelists and philosophers. Highlights include: renowned Slovenian philosopher Renata Salecl, Anangu-led group Uti Kulinjaku addressing trauma and youth suicide, Greens’ Senator for NSW Mehreen Faruqi and ground-breaking UK public art curator Claire Doherty.