How do the codes and networks of Sydney define our city? What does it mean to be from St Leonards or Auburn or Avalon or Cronulla? With over 5 million...

The New Creatives: Urban Codes

Location:

213 Pacific Hwy
2065 NSW
Australia

Venue:
Bradfield Senior College
Price:
Free
The New Creatives: Urban Codes - Vivid Ideas 2019
The New Creatives: Urban Codes - Vivid Ideas 2019

Event Details

How do the codes and networks of Sydney define our city? What does it mean to be from St Leonards or Auburn or Avalon or Cronulla? With over 5 million people in Sydney, how do we create and encourage connection?

Designed as a counterpoint to studies that show ‘your postcode determines your future’, Urban Codes is a multi-modal exhibition and the culmination of a 17-week creative educational project. It’s a platform for senior school students to examine 'their place', pushing the boundaries of HSC to create personal and collaborative works that transcend the classroom and build an inspiring public exhibition. 

Coming from over 100 postcodes across Sydney, Bradfield students connect with other students across the city to examine their own codes and create social networks of creativity.

The Program

12pm - 7pm

Multi-modal exhibition 
Featuring works inspired by the social, geographical and cultural threads of Sydney including art, design, music, drama, comedy, filmmaking, VR, fashion, zines and literature.

Art Markets
An opportunity to buy paintings, illustrations, tea towels, fashion, homewares and more from our art and design students.

4pm to 6pm

 Teachmeet and panel discussion – Educating the New Creatives
Share experiences and examples of best practice in teaching young creative students. This panel discussion dives into project based learning with students, teachers and industry professionals followed by short presentations from educators across Sydney.

 

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