Wednesday, 29 January 2014

WESTSIDE Discovery Tours



Come join me on two art crawls facilitated through the Maribyrnong City Council. 
19 FEB - Bring your bubs 11am - 1230pm
22 FEB - Footscray Art Crawl 11am - 1230pm

Bring Your Bubs

A toddler and bubs friendly tour of Footscray’s arts scene that will take in galleries, artist-run spaces and public art. Run by Culture Mamas, the tour will be tailored to meet the needs of parents and small children, with time for toilet stops and a pram-friendly path.
When: Wed 19 Feb at 11am – 12.30pm
Meet at Trocadero Art Space, level 1, 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray
FREE (Bookings required, limited to 12 adults plus children)
- See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10335#sthash.sS1QZoiH.dpuf

Bring Your Bubs

A toddler and bubs friendly tour of Footscray’s arts scene that will take in galleries, artist-run spaces and public art. Run by Culture Mamas, the tour will be tailored to meet the needs of parents and small children, with time for toilet stops and a pram-friendly path.
When: Wed 19 Feb at 11am – 12.30pm
Meet at Trocadero Art Space, level 1, 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray
FREE (Bookings required, limited to 12 adults plus children)
- See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10335#sthash.sS1QZoiH.dpuf

Bring Your Bubs

A toddler and bubs friendly tour of Footscray’s arts scene that will take in galleries, artist-run spaces and public art. Run by Culture Mamas, the tour will be tailored to meet the needs of parents and small children, with time for toilet stops and a pram-friendly path.
When: Wed 19 Feb at 11am – 12.30pm
Meet at Trocadero Art Space, level 1, 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray
FREE (Bookings required, limited to 12 adults plus children)
- See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10335#sthash.sS1QZoiH.dpuf

Bring Your Bubs

A toddler and bubs friendly tour of Footscray’s arts scene that will take in galleries, artist-run spaces and public art. Run by Culture Mamas, the tour will be tailored to meet the needs of parents and small children, with time for toilet stops and a pram-friendly path.
When: Wed 19 Feb at 11am – 12.30pm
Meet at Trocadero Art Space, level 1, 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray
FREE (Bookings required, limited to 12 adults plus children)
- See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10335#sthash.sS1QZoiH.dpuf

Friday, 15 November 2013

Images, Maps and Bibliography for MultiSTORY crawl.

Map of Kulin Nation
Forges 1909
Forges 1920
Forges on Fire 1945
Map 1950's
Footscray Railway 1910
Footscray Railway 1910
Railway Station from gardens 1910
Footscray Railway Gardens Reserve 1910
Footscray Railway Reserve Gardens 1910
Footscray Railway Gardens Reserve 1940
Bowling Pavilion 1959
Footscray Post Office 1906
Footscray Post Office and Telephone Exchange 1966
Binks Ford 1980's
Exhibition show 1914
St John's Church 1880
Michaellis and Hallenstein Co. 1987
Meat Preserving 1900
Australian Meat Preserving Company 1873
Apollo Candle Works 1900
William Angliss and Co. 1923
Cuming and Smith Co. 1920
Cuming and Smith Co. 1929
Bluestone Quarry 1890
Bluestone Quarry 1890

Regatta 1881
  

Maribrynong River 1927
MUA Horses 1998
MUA dispute 1998
Map from Draft Structure Plan.




BIBLIOGRAPHY
City of Footscray,.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
I want to acknowledge the traditional owners past and present of the land, the Boon Wurrung and Wurrundjeri peoples of the Kulin Nation.

Big thanks to the Footscray Historical Society particularly Ethel, Steve and Barbara, Meredith at Footscray Library, journalist Ben Millar from the Maribyrnong and Hobson Bay Weekly and historians John Lack and Gary Presland for their abundant information whom all helped to contribute to this MultiSTORY crawl. I also want to thank Marcia and Madeleine from Big West and Brendan Lee.


Wednesday, 6 November 2013

MultiSTORY crawl

MultiSTORY crawl

as part of BIG WEST FESTIVAL 
22nd November -1st of December. 
Come join us for a historical walk of development sites in Footscray. 
23rd and 30th of November at 11am.
Fluro vests supplied.


Monday, 30 September 2013

FOOTSCRAY ART CRAWL

Come and join us for the popular Footscray Art Crawl.
Join us to explore the innovative creative hub of Footscray. Your host will take you to six creative spaces that will offer the opportunity to view exhibitions, hear artists’ talks and see public art along the way. A great introduction to the thriving contemporary Arts in Footscray - See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10062#sthash.WZ0lGW8M.dpu
Join us to explore the innovative creative hub of Footscray. Your host will take you to six creative spaces that will offer the opportunity to view exhibitions, hear artists’ talks and see public art along the way. A great introduction to the thriving contemporary Arts in Footscray - See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10062#sthash.WZ0lGW8M.dpuf
Join us to explore the innovative creative hub of Footscray. Your host will take you to six creative spaces that will offer the opportunity to view exhibitions, hear artists’ talks and see public art along the way. A great introduction to the thriving contemporary Arts in Footscray - See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10062#sthash.WZ0lGW8M.dpuf
Join us to explore the innovative creative hub of Footscray. Your host will take you to six creative spaces that will offer the opportunity to view exhibitions, hear artists’ talks and see public art along the way. A great introduction to the thriving contemporary Arts in Footscray - See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=10062#sthash.WZ0lGW8M.dpuf
12 OCTOBER
1130 - 1PM
Meet at Trocadero Art Space - 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray.
Follow the below link to make FREE booking. 
 

Monday, 24 June 2013

THIS SATURDAY Art Crawl PROGRAM CONFIRMED

29th of June, THIS SATURDAY...
Discover Footscray ART CRAWL 12-130pm
Meet Trocadero Art Space 

PROGRAM
Trocadero Art Space - Artist talks by Karenne ANNE and Jennifer Broadhurst
Five Walls Projects - Introduction by Aaron Martin and exhibition by Jenny Zhe Chang
Walk through Madden Square to view public art project by local artists Baby
--> Guerrilla, Anne Miron and Jessica Raschke 
Footscray Community Arts Centre - Introduction and group exhibition - Causal Relations 
Bruce ARI - Exhibition by --> Becky Richards and Anamaria Krunes  

COME ALONG AND DISCOVER CREATIVE FOOTSCRAY! 

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Maribyrnong City Council FOOTSCRAY ART CRAWL

Maribyrnong City Council are running 'Discover Footscray Tours' in the month of June. 
Included is a Footscray Art Crawl on the 29th of June from 12-1.30pm. The Art Crawl begins at Trocadero Art Space and includes a guided walk of galleries and public art works of Footscray. Limited to 20 spaces. To make a booking call 9688 0200. Hope to see you there!