Open Studio: CO.lab – Design Canberra Festival

From Canberra Obscura 2018. Photo: Andrew Sikorski.
From Canberra Obscura 2018. Photo: Andrew Sikorski.
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Open Studio: CO.lab

QL2 Dance Studio, D Block, Gorman Arts Centre

You are invited to witness the creative process of Co.lab Facilitated by Australian Dance Party Co.lab is a weekly cross disciplinary performance practice, providing a space for artists working in live performance and improvisation to engage in physical research, artist exchange and the development new processes across art forms.

Co.lab began in February 2017 as a playground for interaction, ideas and skills expansion. We engage in improvisation, test concepts for new projects, deepen our experience of the interplay between dance, music, visual art/projection and poetry, and most importantly nurture new and extend existing artistic relationships. Please see website for open studio time at

Artists: Dance – Olivia Fyfe, Ryan Stone, Alana Stenning, Alison Plevey. Poetry – Melinda Smith Music/Sound – Alex Voorhoeve, Tim Wickham. Visual Art/Media – Nicci Haynes

CO.lab’s studio will be open as part of Gorman Arts Centre open studios.


DESIGN Canberra acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional custodians of the ACT and surrounding areas. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region. We aim to respect cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.