SALA Forum Day


2017 Sessions

SALA Pecha Kucha night

PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. PechaKucha Nights are informal gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts - just about anything, really. We’ve invited a range of South Australian artists to present in the PechaKucha 20x20 format for a night of art inspired frivolity. The bar will be open.
THURSDAY 10 AUGUST as part of Art After Dark

7pm - 9pm
Nexus Arts, Lion Arts Centre, Cnr Morphett Street and North Terrace, Adelaide

FREE, gold coin donation welcomed
 

Artists include:

Anna Horne, Carly Snoswell, Honor Freeman, Gerry Wedd, Matt Huppatz, Vicki Reynolds, Jim Moss

Watch the full SALA 2017 PechaKucha Night here

SALA Forum Day

South Australia’s top practicing artists lead a day of discussion and debate about the value of visual arts now and in the future.
SATURDAY 19 AUGUST
11am – 4pm

ACE Open, Lion Arts Centre, Cnr Morphett Street and North Terrace, Adelaide

Click on the session headings to watch recordings from the day.

Artist to artist conversations featuring:

Tamara Baillie in conversation with Catherine Truman

Andrew Dearman in conversation with Sue Kneebone

Bridget Currie in conversation with Sera Waters

PLUS performances by the Department of Non-Corporeal Affairs (Andrew Purvis and Sasha Grbich)
AND
PechaKucha battle: Roy Ananda vs. Monte Masi

 

2016 Sessions

 

The Artist's Voice PechaKucha Night

PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. PechaKucha Nights are informal gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts - just about anything, really. We’ve invited a range of South Australian artists to present in the PechaKucha 20x20 format for a night of art inspired frivolity.
The bar will be open.

THURSDAY 18 AUGUST as part of Art After Dark
7pm - 9pm
Nexus Arts, Lion Arts Centre

FREE, gold coin donation welcomed
 

Featuring artists;
Andrew Dearman
Peta Kruger
Monte Masi
Sue Michael
Deborah Prior
Jess Taylor
Luke Thurgate
Sera Waters

 

The Artist's Voice Forum Day

SATURDAY 27 AUGUST
10.30am – 4pm
Radford Auditorium, Art Gallery of South Australia

FREE, gold coin donation welcomed

TOPIC: Arts education – where to next?
10.30am - 11.30am
Facilitator: Sasha Grbich
Panel: Jack Cross, Julie Henderson, Chris Reid

TOPIC: Rise of the rock star, death of the radical
11.45am - 12.45pm
Facilitator: Logan Macdonald
Panel: Lauren Abineri/JEM, Celeste Aldahn, Riley O'Keeffe

TOPIC: Brave new world - what is the future of contemporary art in South Australia?
2.15pm - 3.15pm
Facilitator: Julianne Pierce
Panel: Nicholas Folland, Hossein Valamanesh, Meg Wilson

3.15pm
Closing remarks from Hon Jack Snelling, Minister for the Arts

 

2015 Sessions

TOPIC: Feminism and Art
Facilitator: Brigid Noone
Panel: Kate Power, Jude Adams, Sasha Grbich
Listen to audio, 20 MB, 58 minutes.

TOPIC: Critical Writing in Australia
Facilitator: Fulvia Mantelli
Panel: Eve Sullivan, Gillian Brown, John Neylon
Listen to audio, 19 MB, 52 minutes.

TOPIC: Art and Research
Facilitator: Nicholas Folland
Panel: Simon Biggs, Kay Lawrence, Matthew Bradley
Listen to audio, 22 MB, 1 hour 1 minute.

TOPIC: Art in Public
Facilitator: Trish Hansen
Panel: James Dodd, Marg Edgecombe, Greg Healey
Listen to audio, 21 MB, 59 minutes.

Keynote: Penelope Benton, NAVA General Manager
Listen to audio, 10 MB, 27 minutes.

 

PechaKucha Sessions were delivered by:
— Brigid Currie;
— Sue Kneebone;
— Will Nolan;
— Julia Robinson;
— Meg Wilson;
— Emmaline Zanelli;
— Roy Ananda;
— Jenna Pippett;
— Julie Henderson;
— Henry Jock Walker & Amanda Radomi.

 

2014 Sessions

TOPIC: Pursuing the Muse; artists reflect on the development of core concepts in their work
Facilitator: Rod Taylor
Panel: Giles Bettison, Nicholas Folland, Christopher Orchard, Anna Platten
Listen to audio, 12 MB, 33 minutes.

TOPIC: Curators and Artists
Facilitator: Lisa Slade
Panel: Nici Cumpston, Brigid Noone, Brian Parkes, Hossein Valamanesh, Angela Valamanesh
Listen to audio, 27 MB, 1 hour 17 minutes.

TOPIC: DIY Art Opportunities
Facilitator: Sasha Grbich
Panel: Thom Buchanan, Jake Holmes, Jesie Lumb
Listen to audio, 23 MB, 1 hour 5 minutes.

TOPIC: Practice and Endurance
Facilitator: Kay Lawrence
Panel: Roy Ananda, Johnnie Dady, Sera Waters, Gerry Wedd
Listen to audio, 27 MB, 1 hour 17 minutes.