Over the residency’s six weeks, we will be joined by a range of guest speakers from diverse curatorial, artistic and research backgrounds and practices. Our speakers include:

Katrina Sedgwick– Director & CEO ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image)

Dr Jaz Hee-jeong Choi– Director Care-Full Design Lab, RMIT University

Ruth Catlow– Artist, Curator, Co-founder & Co-artistic director Furtherfield, UK

Chloé Luchs-Tassé– Plurality University, France

Cherie Minniecon, Futures Practitioner

Emily Sexton – Artistic Director, Arts House


Luna Mrozik Gawler is a transdisciplinary artist, researcher and facilitator interested in the role of live art in multispecies worlding and future making. Their participiatory and immersive work explores the intersections, ethics and entanglements of bodies- human and non-human, material, cultural, ecological and socio-political. Luna has featured at festivals including Mapping Melbourne Queensland Poetry Festival, Critical Animals, Crack Theatre Festival, Hillscene Festival of Live Art, and Fremantle Festival. Their text work can be found in The Dark Mountain Journal, Going Down Swinging, Bombay Gin, TEXT Journal of Writing and Writing Courses and The international Journal of Practice based Humanities amongst other places.

Ana Tiquia is a transdisciplinary practioner who works across the arts, design and technology. Her practice includes live & participatory arts, producing, curation, futures research and strategy. Ana explores 
arts and cultural practice in relation to 
future enquiry, imagining, and social change. She has worked with leading cultural organisations such as Somerset House, the Barbican Centre, and London’s Philharmonia Orchestra (UK) and Museums Victoria (Australia) to produce exhibitions, installations, and interactive projects. anatiquia.com