This year is off to a great start in terms of continuing to build the connections/collaborations between art, science, environment and Indigenous knowledge in my research and creative practice. Last week I was very fortunate to receive an honorary role at the Institute of Applied Ecology at University of Canberra, as Adjunct Associate Professor until the […]

Words for Water, 2013

Project summary: Way of the Turtle Outline The Way of the Turtle is a collaboration between Yorta Yorta researcher Lee Joachim and artist Tracey Benson focused on how connection to country can build strong and healthy communities though skills and intergenerational knowledge sharing. The project uses a range of media including environmental data, augmented reality (AR), video and photography to […]

Cultural Strangers book by Tracey Benson and Martin Drury, image © Tracey Benson 2014

On Turkish Republic Day, 29th October, the Turkish Embassy had a reception at the embassy to commemorate 91 years of Turkey being a republic. As part of the celebrations, Tracey Benson and Martin Drury were very privileged to have an exhibition of their photographs at the embassy. Here is some images of installing the show […]