AMaGA Victoria offers an annual program of events, workshops, seminars and forums. 

Interesting Uses of Local Government Collections [Past Event]

Thu 14 Nov, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Local government cultural staff will share ideas for innovative presentations of council collections, including council art, heritage and civic collections. Projects that will be discussed include art commissions, programs for specific communities, exhibitions and digital content. Our five speakers are:

  • Toni Burton, Arts, Culture and Heritage Officer, Hobsons Bay City Council Williamstown Centenary Projection Tour
  • Barbara Huggins, General Manager, Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation Dja Dja Wurrung and Bendigo Art Gallery: The Role of Local Government in repatriating collections
  • Alisa Bunbury, Freelance Curator Emblazon: Melbourne’s coat of arms  for City of Melbourne
  • Helen Berwick, Education and Community Engagement, Bayside City Council Connections Program & Changing Faces: Reframing Women in Local Democracy
  • Eddie Butler Bowdon, Collection Manager, City of Melbourne Guided tour of Collection on display at Kathleen Syme



Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
251 Faraday Street
Carlton 3053
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