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Performance Art Project - Lynden Nicholls

  • Ballarat Botanical Gardens (map)

Facing Up is a continuous sound installation commenting

on prime ministerial statements concerning the status

and well-being of Australia’s indigenous population from

federation to the present day. Issues such as land rights,

citizenship and treaty are revealed.

It will take place along Ballarat’s avenue of prime

ministers in the botanical gardens bringing the statues

to life. Opening and closing performances will involve

indigenous and non indigenous actors and dancers along

with a smoking ceremony and welcome to country

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Earlier Event: September 30
BOAA Music with Odd Tastes