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Council: yes to protecting NT drinking water from fracking, no to declaring a climate emergency


 
A push to get the NT Government to declare all Territory public drinking water areas as no go zones for fracking was unanimously supported by the Town Council last night.  Another, to get them and the Australian Government to declare a climate emergency, did not fare so well. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

Flair, imagination, vitality: Watch This Space in 2017

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The annual award of the Lofty, to Elliat Rich for high endeavour in the arts, capped off a big year for Watch This Space as it heads towards its 25th anniversary in 2018. 25 years is long enough for a new generation to emerge and so it is at the Space. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

Australia’s top furniture designer in 2017: Alice’s Elliat Rich

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A refined furniture piece designed by Alice Springs based designer Elliat Rich has won the Australian Furniture Design Award, announced at a gala occasion in Adelaide tonight. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

Humble objects of women's work used to ask big questions

 

In a new exhibition at the National Pioneer Women’s Hall of Fame the objects assembled are about more than nostalgia for the past or curiosity about its ways. KIERAN FINNANE reviews.

Alice chairs for Venice unveiled at Bondi

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The Anerle-aneme chair – a collaboration by Alice Springs based designer Elliat Rich and the Aboriginal owned Centre for Appropriate Technology – was launched at the preview of Australia’s 2016 Venice Architectural Biennale exhibition, held recently at Icebergs, Bondi Beach.

Alice to Venice: a tale of two workshops

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Joining forces, two Alice Springs workshops have achieved an outstanding result – producing a set of stylish chairs that will feature in the Australian exhibit at this year's Venice Architecture Biennale. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

Designed and made in Alice, showcased in Venice

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Local design and fabrication skills will be on show at the most prestigious international event on the architectural calendar, the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.

Beyond beauty

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The brilliant white bark of the ghost gum, its apparent smoothness, and the grace of its limbs are what immediately catch our eye as we move through the bush, but in Ghost Gums, an exhibition by Mel Robson and Elliat Rich at Araluen, the trees are not approached in the singular. We enter the gallery space as if entering a grove. KIERAN FINNANE reviews.

Young & Rich open workshop of old and new

 

The first thing you notice on entering the studio-come-workshop is the wall display of shoemaker lasts. These are among the tools of trade for the first bespoke shoemaker in Alice Springs in 50 years, James B. Young, who with his partner, designer Elliat Rich, will launch their Elbowrkshp next week. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

Path with a story to read

 

The path leading to the Town Library had its baptism on Harmony Day, last Friday. The dousing with water of this latest piece of public art had more than a ritual significance, for the path is intended to come to life with rain. As we can wait a long time for a desert downpour, the process was hastened with a few sloshes of water.

 

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