Alumni for Site is Set

Artist collective Field Theory (alumni Martyn Coutts, Sarah Rodigari, Willoh S. Weiland, Lara Thoms, Jackson Castiglione and Rebecca Burdon) have curated Site is Set – four weeks of performances that renounce theatres and galleries for venues like the exclusive Collingwood Masonic Lodge and Melbourne’s abandoned Astrojet space museum. The program is stacked with NW alumni, presenting works that cross disciplines and explore themes […]

Goodbye CSIRAC At SmartBar

Festival alumna Zoe Meagher plugs in at Melbourne Museum’s May Smartbar, Retro Futurism, remounting her 2012 festival work, Goodbye, CSIRAC. Past and future technologies collide as Zoe leads a retro-scifi tour into the  guts of the Museum, uncovering the true story of CSIRAC, “Australia’s first computer”. As lights blink and paper tape whirrs, the forgotten history of female computer operators just might […]