Come and experience Amazon – Raised Up Sky
16 November 2020
The Latin America Centre of Asia-Pacific Excellence warmly invites you to celebrate Joseph Michael‘s Amazon – Raised Up Sky, by attending his national artist talk tour.
Amazon – Raised Up Sky is an augmented reality artwork that explores the interconnectivity of humans and nature, a ground-breaking fusion of art and science placing the viewer in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest. Through conversations with scientists, artists and indigenous leaders Michael explores our physical, biological, and cultural link to trees.
Experience the augmented reality work in development and watch a short documentary following his process in this talk with Joseph Michael.
Dates and locations
7/11 Tuesday – Whangārei, Whangārei Art Museum
20/11 Friday – Hamilton, University of Waikato
21/11 Saturday – Whakatane, Whakatane Little Theatre
24/11 Tuesday – New Plymouth, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre
25/11 Wednesday – Whanganui, Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare O Rehua Whanganui
26/11 Thursday – Wellington, Te Papa
29/11 Sunday – Christchurch, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū
02/12 Wednesday – Dunedin, Otago Museum
07/12 Monday – Wānaka, Lake Wānaka Centre
09/12 Wednesday – Ashburton, Ashburton Art Gallery
Amazon – Raised Up Sky has been made possible by the Latin America Centre of Asia-Pacific Excellence and is presented with the support of the Brazilian Embassy.