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CRITICAL MASS - A crowding of crucial ideas at Brunswick Mechanics Institute, Siteworks and Blak Dot Gallery during Melbourne Fringe Festival 2019.  

Critical Conversation Program

A series of critical conversations, resulting from the exhibitions publication will take place throughout the exhibition. On Saturday 14 September, artists Gabi Briggs, Quishile Charan, Bronté Perry and Ashley Perry will be in conversation with the curators, discussing their work and themes in the exhibition. On Saturday 21 Septmeber, writers Brian Martin, Hannah Presley and Sara Daly discuss their essays in the exhibition’s publication, in the context of the exhibition. And on Friday 27 September, visitors can join artist Megan Cope and researcher, Brian Martin in a special night of conversation and oysters over the fire.  

Saturday 14th of September 1pm - 3pm 

CODE SWITCH Artist Talk at Blak Dot Gallery 

Gabi Briggs, Quishile Charan and Bronté Perry, Ashley Perry

Facilitated by Moorina Bonini  and Tyson Campbell


Saturday 21st of September 3 - 4 pm

CODE SWITCH Critical Conversation with Writers at Blak Dot Gallery

Brian Martin, Hannah Presley, Sara Daly

A conversation unpacking the writing contributed to the exhibition

Facilitated by Moorina Bonini  and Tyson Campbell

Friday 27th of September 5:30pm – 7.30pm

CODE SWITCH Oysters over the fire and conversation with Megan Cope and Brian Martin at Blak Dot Gallery


Image: Megan Cope, Foundations I (LINE) 2016. Courtesy and copyright the artist.

Earlier Event: 30 June
Umu preparation Demonstration