Dunedin Symposium 2013 Programme

Friday 13 September

Location: 22 Vogel Street, Dunedin (Registration details from 11am)
registration pack includes the programme, locations map, and field guides

< 1pm > Opening

  • Welcome – Caro McCaw and Vicki Smith http://vimeo.com/80577599
    why we’re here, MESH Cities overview, housekeeping
  • Shared stories – Chair Caro McCaw
    Opening presentationWhere we stand http://vimeo.com/80573815
    Tuari Potiki, Donna Matahaere-Atariki, Otakou
    Sean Brosnahan, Curator Toitu
    Glen Hazelton, Heritage Planner, Dunedin City Council

Presentation: Zoe Roland – High Street Stories (Christchurch) http://vimeo.com/81069751
New Zealand Historic Places Trust (NZHPT)

< 3pm > Around Vogel Street

  • Encounter works by Ted Whittaker (Videodrome AR machine) Birgit Bachler (Discrete Dialogue Network) and Liz Bryce (Paper Canoe) and Tracey Benson (Walks of Absent Memory)

< 4pm > Afternoon tea

< 4.30pm >

< 6pm > Opening event (drinks nibbles) dance / projections
Featuring Ali East light-box & Alleyway et al – student works (local site specific performance)

 Evening event < 7.30-9ish >  HairRaising Ghost tour (for those who booked)

Saturday 14 September

Location: Dunedin School of Art, Riego Street, Dunedin (Registration details from 9am)

< 9.30am > Welcome back

  • Panel One Papers Chair Zita Joyce
    Sally McIntyre, Kedron Parker, Kerry Ann Lee (remote)
    5-10 mins presentations then facilitated discussion http://vimeo.com/81169236

Coffee Break

  • Panel Two Papers: Chair Trudy Lane
    Simon Kong, Rose Jamieson, Tracey Benson (remote)
    5-10 mins presentations then facilitated discussion http://vimeo.com/81242649

< Lunch >  ADA open sandwich  </Lunch>

< 2pm > Activities

Keith Armstrong:
Long Time, No See –
Compass setting and guided walk activity
Becca Wood:
A digital meditation and a choreography of mumbles
Social choreography for the ears
Janine Randerson:
Neighbourhood Hope Index
– A facilitated discussion and workshop participation

Debrief @ Eureka (Bar/Cafe on Albany Street) & other evening activities (TBA)

Sunday 15 September

Location: Dunedin School of Art, Riego Street, Dunedin

< 9.30am > Presentation: Julian Priest – The Weight of Information http://vimeo.com/81254101

Do/Tell (local mesh)

  • maker session, mapping connections, workshop/skills exchange
  • ‘open mic’ for artists to pitch ideas seek collaborators for the next symposium/artist tour 2014

< 11.45am > coffee and cake < / 12noon >


  • ADA AGM 2013 – all welcome – venue: Dunedin School of Art – Otago polytech

Recommended afternoon activity: Dunedin Public Art Gallery –  Among the Machines – featuring works by 13 Australian and New Zealand artists who interrogate relationships between utopia, technology, nature and place.

>> Registrations closed <<

Download the programme  ADA-programme-2013-Dunedin thanks Martin Kean for the design work

CNZ blog post http://www.creativenz.govt.nz/en/news/be-part-of-a-local-mesh-at-space-network-memory-dunedin-13-15-september

Thanks to:

Creative New Zealand || Otago Polytechnic || Toitu – Otago Settlers Museum ||Turbo web ||