30 OCTOBER – 2 NOVEMBER
The Care Project Network symposium
Care Symposium program: Wednesday 30 October to Saturday 2 November
George Paton Gallery, University of Melbourne
Exhibition opening: Thursday 31 October 6-8 pm
The Care Symposium features four days of presentations, discussions and workshops by a range of practitioners from different disciplinary perspectives responding to care as a way to develop an alternative ethics. The symposium complements an exhibition of works by artists in the Care Network which has been evolving throughout the year, informed by caring practices and theories of care. The symposium includes artists running workshops on nurturing a good death and on slowing down, presentations on environmental ethics, alternative economies, and on animals and care ethics, as well as talks by artists about their practices and theorists about the power of care as art to revolutionise values.