Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Disability and the Arts Symposium - 2 & 3 August 2013

Further Information

    HAN13 Symp Program
  • HAN13 Symp Speakers

Disability and the Arts Symposium is the major companion event to the exhibition HERE&NOW13

Gallery opening Hours

Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 5pm.


For more information contact the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery:

Image of Clive Collender artist at the exhibition titled Here and Now 13

A two-day symposium that brings together a range of Western Australian organisations to discuss the importance of enabling people with disability access to, and involvement in the arts.

  • When:
    Day 1: Friday 2 August 2013 | 1pm - 6pm
    Day 2: Saturday 3 August 2013 | 9am - 1pm
  • Where: Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia
  • Cost: Full - $25 | Concession/Student: $10 (Registration fee is for both days)

Featured image: Clive Collender, HERE&NOW13 artist, working in the Central Institute of Technology studio. Photo: Nic Montagu

Keynote address - Carrie McGee

Carrie McGee from MoMA New York

'Life-enhancing Programs at the Museum: Case Studies from MoMA'

Carrie McGee is the Associate Educator for Community and Access Programs in the Department of Education at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York.

Carrie is responsible for developing programs for visitors with disability, and works in collaboration with community-based organisations, as well as in the recruitment and training of museum educators.

In this keynote address, Carrie McGee will discuss the philosophy and methodology behind the work she and her colleagues are doing in Community and Access Programs at MoMA.

Find out more on the speakers and the full symposium program.


GST incl.

Purchase standard registration - Disability and the Arts Symposium
Standard registration includes attendance to both days of the symposium.

GST incl.

Purchase student/Concession registration - Disability and the Arts Symposium
Valid concession/student card is required on entry.

Program and speakers

The symposium program and list of speakers is available online or as downloadable files. 


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Tuesday, 6 August, 2013 1:44 PM