Navigating Norman Creek - Documentation of Exhibition in Situ at Museum of Brisbane June-October 2015 - YouTube
A meandering labyrinth running through 13 suburbs and touching the lives of almost 100,000 residents, Norman Creek is one of Brisbane’s hidden sanctuaries.
Creekmaking - YouTube
“There was so much conflict at so many different levels.” The narrow, winding creek is periodically unable to contain the rapid increase in water from pulses...
Creekology - YouTube
Visual Poem - YouTube
Navigating Norman Creek Visual Poem: A meandering labyrinth running through 13 suburbs and touching the lives of almost 100,000 residents, Norman Creek is one of Brisbane’s hidden sanctuaries. O...
Creek Dreamers - YouTube
"To see it is to dream it, and once you've seen it, then you'll know." A fringe of green cloaks the creek from the hustle and bustle of urban life, creating a hidden sanctuary. Drawn into this other world are those people whose lives revolve around the creek. They are shaped by it, challenged by it and contribute to its special world. This ...
Creek Boats - YouTube
Creek Boats is about boatbuilding on Norman Creek. “If you didn’t want to talk about boats, then you probably went somewhere else.” Once a site of a bustling boatbuilding industry where life revolved around the boatshed, Norman Creek now shelters only a handful of timber boats in varying stages of disrepair. Few remain who remember the traditional charm and values of timber boats or those ...
Creek Kids - YouTube
Recollections of those whose childhood largely spent in proximity to Norman Creek. “My parents were quite happy to allow me to wander around the creek, just enjoying all the things the creek offered.” Fond childhood memories of uninhibited access to swimming in the water, playing on the muddy banks and watching adults going about their lives are recalled through evocative names like the creek man referred to as Pray for ...
Reviews of the Navigating Norman Creek Exhibition
- https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/bitstream/handle/10072/391142.1/FitzSimons347089ExhibitionReview.pdf?sequence=3&isAllowed=y Libby Connors, from a history perspective
- https://recollections.nma.gov.au/issues/volume_11_number_1/exhibition_reviews/navigating_norman_creek Jo Besley from a Museology Perspective
- https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1474474017702512 Ryan Jones, from a Cultural Geography perspective
- http://alisonross.com.au/portfolio-item/navigating-norman-creek Exhibition Design