Call for Artworks: Australian Animal Studies Group & Queensland College of Art
Exhibition and Online Survey of Human Animal Relations Artists
1. Exhibition: Animals, People – a shared environment. Brisbane, July 2011
As part of their fourth conference, the Australian Animal Studies Group is joining with the Queensland College of Art to hold an exhibition that responds to the conference theme: Animals, People – a shared environment (see www.aasg2011.com.au -- now a broken link).
The event will take place at POP Gallery (www.popgallery.com.au) and the QCA Project Space (www.griffith.edu.au/visual-creative-arts/queensland-college-art) from 11th July 2011. Both galleries are within walking distance of the conference venue.
Artists are invited to submit a proposal for work on the conference theme: Animals, People – a shared environment. Works might respond to one or more of the following questions:
What experiences of and vulnerabilities to their environments do human and non-human animals share? When are these experiences and vulnerabilities different?
How do animals and humans co-construct their environments?
How do animals and humans communicate through their environments?
Where have animal-human relationships broken down? Where are they robust? Where are these relationships present and where …