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Far-famed city of Melbourne, installation view
Ekphrasis writing and the creative spirit of art and literacy: A collaborative outcome with the Melbourne Graduate School of Education students and the Potter.
Keenly interested in the creative writing process as a means to understanding our world, and imparting these skill to secondary students, three Melbourne Masters of Teaching students will discuss their practice along a writing workshop at The Potter before reading poems in response to Tim Jones’ sculpture Covert 7 city, 1988.
Pat Bruce is engaged with songwriting in his spare time, as well as some voluntary journalism, and has been known to dabble in poetry on occasion.
Hagan Mathews is a musician, writer and teacher in training. He is a former editor of Farrago student magazine and currently works as enrolments and marketing coordinator at Alia College.
Philip Thiel is a blogger who has worked for the University of Melbourne, Museum Victoria and the Uniting Church.
No bookings required.
More about the exhibition here
More about the Melbourne Masters of Teaching here
Richard Avedon People celebrates the work of American photographer Richard Avedon (1923 to 2004). With work from 1949 to 2002, the exhibition offers an in-depth overview of Avedon’s achievements in the art of black and white portraiture photography. In the show, instantly recognisable and influential artists, celebrities, and political activists including Truman Capote, Elizabeth Taylor, Twiggy, Malcolm X, and Bob Dylan are presented alongside portraits of the unknown or long forgotten. Coming soon, opening 6 December 2014