JCU Events Drawn to the Mabo Library Art Exhibition

JCU Events

Thu, 21 May 2020

Drawn to the Mabo Library Art Exhibition


When: 21 May 2020, 3:30pm

Where: At James Cook University
Building 18 - Eddie Koiki Mabo Library, Townsville Campus

In 2020, James Cook University Library & Information Services will be hosting an Artist Residency Program  - Drawn to the Mabo Library - which will take place in the Eddie Koiki Mabo Library, including Special Collections and the surrounding grounds of the Townsville Campus.

The intention of this program is to open the Library for artists to interpret and respond visually and creatively to:

  • the Library’s buildings and public spaces,
  • relevant items in the Special Collections, and
  • the program theme: People, Place, Knowledge, Legacy.

The residency program will:

  • Take place between February and June 2020 (dates, days and times to be confirmed)
  • Culminate in an exhibition of original art works by the selected artist (21 May 2020 – 19 June 2020)
Contact details:

Kiara Liessmann | kiara.liessmann@jcu.edu.au | (07) 4781 6847