Have you ever wonder how drawing can be used as a means to enable our students to transform public spaces as art advocates in our community? In this concurrent session, the presenters will share how students of different levels are empowered to be active agents of change through community engagement projects in local and international context.
Drawn Together: Fostering Socially Engaged Drawing Projects in the Community
Erica Duthie and Struan Ashby (Tape Art NZ)
Public artists Struan Ashby and Erica Duthie share how they have used tape drawing as a means to enable participants to share public space and become visible agents of culture making in their own communities. The artists will discuss a selection of their community projects as varied as national arrival stories, future cities and community labyrinths, re-imagined star constellations.