Changing Tides – this month at Belconnen Art Centre

"Changing Tides Series" by Tracey M Benson

Just to keep things interesting, I am having a show of recent work at the Arts Lounge at Belconnen Arts Centre this month. The exhibition is the first from my Waters of the Past project and explores a number of

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Rune journeys

Mahia - ceremony with Terangi Roimata © Tracey Benson 2017

Since returning from the Nordic lands, I have found that the symbolism of the runes is becoming more of a feature of some of the work I am developing. A number of ‘rune releases’ have happened – one in Sawtell

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2016 in review

Rune stones from Sawtell

I am quite a bit slower with my year in review post, unlike last’s year post which I managed to publish before the end of 2015. If 2015 was a big year then 2016 was quite overwhelming – to the

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New Augmented Reality project: UnseenGC

Four Generations at the Coast : Waters of the Past

At the moment some of my AR work is being presented as part of group exhibition with dLux Media Arts at the Gold Coast City Gallery. From the Gold Coast City Gallery website Making the most of the exceptional public spaces

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November 2016 – a month of gabfests!

Dotty's tour of Oz - hypertext novel

This month has been very busy so far with presentations, symposiums and workshops. At the beginning of the month I presented a talk about sustainability behaviour change and lessons learnt from the LivingGreener program. The talk was included as part

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Watch “Chapter 1 – Water…The spirit of man” on YouTube

Over the past months I have been collaborating with Iceland  based artist Aishling Muller. She has made this beautiful video performance with my Runes.

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Home away from home – Sawtell Village

Sawtell dawn

For the past week we have stayed in Sawtell on the New South Wales mid north coast. We really love this little seaside village, and I have written about it in the past. Although I have had to do some

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