Join us for a week of engaging activities - and hard truths - around climate and environmental science. It's time for meaningful and creative action on climate change.

The team from Climarte are back with ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2019, a socially engaged festival of ideas, exhibitions and events. We're showing our support with a week of activity in May. You know about Vera Möller: A Thousand Tides in the Gallery but check out what else we have planned:

  • Saturday 4 May - Creating Change in Casey with David Holmgren
    David Holmgren, environmental designer, author & futurist, with presentations on Transition Towns and Love Our Street, will inspire us with ideas on how we can achieve a more sustainable life.
     
  • Saturday 4 May - Of This Earth: A Sensory & Gastronomic Journey Around Bunjil Place
    We are what we eat, so what are we eating? And when we eat, how does each bite shape the land, touch the soil and write our future? Enjoy a delicious degustation menu designed by Chef, Alex Perry. Presented by Carbon Arts.
     
  • Monday 6 May - Towards a Zero Waste Life with The Rogue Ginger
    Join Erin Rhoads, author of Waste Not to learn the tricks of the trade and all the different ways to live a life towards zero waste.
     
  • Tuesday 7 May - Spoken Word: Environmental & Climate Change
    Littlefoot & Company are showcasing a special Spoken Word night addressing our environment and climate change.
     
  • Wednesday 8 May - Demain (Tomorrow, 2015)
    Travel the world of solutions… Watch award winning French documentary directed by Cyril Dion and Mélanie Lauren. This may be the best way to solve the ecological, economical and social crises that our countries are going through. Introduction with Bronwyn Johnson, Executive Director CLIMARTE and Creative Producer of  ART + CLIMATE = CHANGE 2019 festival.
     
  • Thursday 9 May - Natural Wonder: Western Port and its Future
    Join leading scientists, environmentalists and thinkers as they celebrate the importance and contemplate the future for Western Port, the UNESCO World Heritage listed site.
     
  • Friday 10, Saturday 11 & Sunday 12 May - You’re Safe Til 2024
    We live in a strange time in the history of the planet. Humans are building cities, damming rivers, digging up fossil fuels and transforming the very face of Earth. Hear from writer, David Finnigan as he discusses global change and shares the fascinating stories behind the scientists behind his theory.

Grab a five-show Festival Pass to all our Art + Climate = Change 2019 ticketed events for only $100 at the Box Office desk or by calling 9709 9700.