Untangling: Breaking Up with Fossil Fuels pictures
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In Australia, it’s almost impossible to find a major arts centre, organisation or event without some links to the extractive industries. What does that mean for the arts sector’s ability to detangle its board memberships, patronage or direct funding to respond to the climate crisis?
Alex Kelly is an artist, filmmaker, producer and activist based on Dja Dja Wurrung land, ‘Australia’. Working across film, theatre, communications strategy and troublemaking, Alex purposefully connects the disciplines of art and social change. Producer of award-winning documentaries Island of the Hungry Ghosts and In My Blood it Runs, creative producer on Ngapartji Ngapartji, and Global Impact & Distribution Producer on Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything. Alex has been supported by a Churchill Fellowship, a Sidney Myer Creative Fellowship and a Bertha Challenge Fellowship. Alex’s current focus is the futuring practice The Things We Did Next, a hybrid of theatre, imagination and democracy co-created with David Pledger from not yet it’s difficult.
Scott Ludlamwas a Senator representing WA from 2008 to 2017 and served as deputy leader of the Australian Greens. He has also worked as a filmmaker, artist and graphic designer. Full Circle is his first book, the fruit of a life of activism, study and travel.