A guest blog post by Emma Blomkamp on navigating power dynamics in co-creative work.
Free Prior Informed Consent & Iterative consent – What do they mean and why are they so important to co-creation?
The Collaboratory Conversation Series episode Community Engagement and Informed Consent – A Conversation with Azure Hermes talked about a couple of concepts that are really important ethical underpinnings to co-creative processes that work across differentials of power – the principles of Free, Prior & Informed Consent (FPIC) and Iterative Consent. In this article we dive a bit deeper into these concepts and how the National Centre for Indigenous Genomics (NCIG) have communicated and engaged with First Nations community members to achieve these principles in practice.
A guest blog post by Johanna De Ruyter on collaborative skills for improvisation in theatre and program versus mood.
In this second part of our blog series on the CASS Collaborative Cultures Project we share recent participatory research undertaken with staff at the Australian National University’s (ANU) College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) investigating the institutional, project and individual enablers and challenges of collaborative practice in a university context. We outline our process and findings to date and share our plans for next steps in action research and culture change to enhance collaborative cultures at the ANU.
A guest blog post by David Lilley on learning by doing and systems thinking.
There is a clear and present gap in how universities consider and support effective collaborative practice. If we really are going to embrace collaboration as an essential way to help universities achieve their strategic goals, it is essential to consider how we will address this.
Its been two years since the Step Folem Step exhibition was held for the first time at Fondation Suzanne Bastien in Port Vila, show casing new art work created as part of the Niu Yam Fellowship that ran from 2019/2020. Now we’ve made an online version of the exhibition which can be found at https://stepfolemstep.net/
A guest blog post by Jenni Savigny on her method of safe storytelling.
In a recent episode of episode of Collaboratory Conversations, we heard from the Artistic Director of Gen S Stories, Jenni Savigny and her collaborator Stephen Corey, as they shared their experiences...
In a recent epsode of episode of Collaboratory Conversations, Artistic Director of Gen S Stories, Jenni Savigny and her collaborator Stephen Corey shared their experiences supporting non-professional...