Creativity in Recovery

Creativity in Recovery

This heartwarming grassroots documentary highlights the powerful effect of how creativity & community spirit can be harnessed to achieve healing, transformation & recovery from trauma, natural disaster & all things that knock us sideways.
Girringun Portraits

Girringun Portraits

Girringun Portraits

Girringun Portraits – Resilience after Yasi is a film documentary highlighting the understanding of community resilience and preparedness and reconciliation from the perspective of the nine indigenous tribes of the Girringun Aboriginal Corporation, in the Cassowary Coast region in Far North Queensland. Fiona Croft mentored emerging indigenous artist, Debra Murray to develop a photographic/story exhibition and this documentary film.

Into the Light 2013 – Between Land and Sky

Into the Light 2013 – Between Land and Sky

Into the Light 2013 – Between Land and Sky

Video editor: Stefanie Robinson

Location: Whittlesea Showgrounds, City of Whittlesea, Victoria, Australia

Funding Body: Regional Arts Victoria – Arts Recovery Quick Response Grant

Description: An artist-run annual event in September for the City of Whittlesea post Victorian Fires 2009. This event encompases art workshops, Indigenous activities and games and showcased local youth created films, musicians and choirs.

Strathewen Bushfire memorial

Strathewen Bushfire memorial

Strathewen Bushfire memorial

Author: Arterial Design

Location: Strathewen, Shire of Nillumbik, Victoria, Australia

Funding Body: Regional Arts Victoria – Arts Recovery Quick Response Grant

Description: Landscape architectural design to pay homage to the people lost at the Victorian Fires 2009 in Strathewen.

Strathewen Letterbox Project

Strathewen Letterbox Project

Strathewen Letterbox Project

Author: Marion Oakley

Location: Strathewen, Shire of Nillumbik, Victoria, Australia

Funding Body: Regional Arts Victoria – Arts Recovery Quick Response Grant

Description: Local resident engages her community to create 60 letterboxes to reinvigorate the area and are placed for people lost to the Victorian Fires 2009. Letters were exchanged in the community through the letterboxes which gives a private and intimate connection to the maker of the letterbox and place for healing.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!