Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Auslan App

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Image of artwork by Lisa Uhl titled Fitzroy Trees

An accessible audio guide has been developed for HERE&NOW13 through the OpenMi Tours smartphone app.

The free app features:

  • Audio tours (with English captions)
  • Auslan video intrepretations (with English captions)
  • Audio descriptions of the artwork

Featured artwork: Lisa Uhl, Fitzroy Trees, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 45 x 60 cm. Copyright courtesy of the artist.



  • Provides audio descriptions, audio guides and Auslan videos with English subtitles for 18 of the art works in the exhibition
  • Freely available for iOS (Apple iPhones)and Google Play (Android smartphones)
  • Once the content is downloaded (requires internet connection - provided free at the Gallery), the app will work offline.



The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is pleased to collaborate with the Australian Communication Exchange (ACE) to develop the smartphone app. ACE is a non-profit organisation engaged in developing accessible visitor experiences for venues.

The app, enabled through the OpenMi Tours platform has been designed with accessibility as a key objective and has been reviewed by Vision Australia, the peak representative body for individuals who are blind, sighted or with low vision.


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Monday, 19 August, 2013 6:09 PM