Mundaring listen/heed

a sepia-toned swirling image of Hovea Falls

Two listening events in Mundaring in the lead-up to the Melange exhibition at the Mundaring Arts Centre in July 2024.

Mundaring listen/heed I Wednesday June 5 2024

Take a break in the day and join artist Perdita Phillips for a listening walk at Hovea Falls, John Forest National Park. In celebration of World Environment Day and in association with the Australian ecoartspace Dialogues, we will focus on ways to listen to the forest, exploring sounds of water (visible and invisible) and below-the-ground (listening in to rocks, soil and microbiological processes).

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Please arrive at 1145 am for a midday start. The event is one hour (until 1pm).
Bring: camera/smart phone, enclosed shoes, insect repellent, water bottle, clothes to suit the weather: raincoat or hat and sunburn cream

Mundaring listen/heed II Sunday 16 June 2024

This event is a temporary micro-installation near the Mundaring Sculpture Park. Interacting with the Jacoby Street urban forest.  The tiny forest creation will direct our attention to rocks, soil and microbiological processes in the context of the ecological futures of the Jarrah forests of Western Australia. It will only last from 12-2pm on Sunday June 16 2024. The work is part of Artists in Nature International Network‘s Forests’ Creations for Les Nuits des Forêts – Forests’ Nights.

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The artwork will be present over two hours (12 mid day-2pm).