• Geography
  • Published 2007

Stepping out of the Shadows of Neglect: Towards an Understanding of Socially Applied Community Art in Australia

@inproceedings{Mulligan2007SteppingOO,
  title={Stepping out of the Shadows of Neglect: Towards an Understanding of Socially Applied Community Art in Australia},
  author={Mimi Mulligan and Pamina Smith},
  year={2007}
}
Often considered a distant and poor relative of 'authentic' arts practices in Australia, community arts have experienced something of a renaissance in recent years. However, this has not been acknowledged in arts funding policies and so community arts projects and practitioners continue to be poorly resourced. Working in collaboration with Australia's most innovative health promotion agency, VicHealth, the Globalism Institute at RMIT University in Melbourne has recently completed a three-year… CONTINUE READING