Eleanor Jackson is a Filipino Australian poet,
performer, arts producer, cyclist, writer, gal
about town, feminist, freewheeler, and
friend. One day, she is going to be an
ideas curator. Which basically
means, she will tell you
exactly what she thinks.
Until then, you’ll have
to read between
That’s one of the good things about good things, you don’t always need them and can sometimes even let them go.
As you may or may not know, collaborating with Betsy Turcot is one of my greatest artistic pleasures – she is guided by ethics and integrity, is a pleasure to work with and her tender writing style has a centre of steel – it’s a wonderful combination to work with. And we’re right in the thick of Shave and a Haircut.
But next week, we have the chance to go it solo. And I for one can’t wait. Betsy and I will be performing as a part of Experimenta Speak to Me 5th International Biennial of Media Art, which is an initiative of Experimenta, Australia’s leading media art organisation.
Artists have been invited to consider what it means, at this time, to be together. The exhibition features a range of artworks including thoughtful and contemplative screen-based works, projections and new Experimenta commissions from critically-acclaimed Australian and international artists, including: