Finding Home: Personal stories of seeking asylum
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Lunchtime discussion series
The Ian Potter Museum of Art’s latest exhibition suite Not As The Songs of Other Lands, Syria: Ancient History – Modern Conflict, Tom Nicholson 'I was born in Indonesia', EXIT and John Akomfrah: Vertigo Sea offer critical insights into the current mass movement of people, shifts in territories and borders, identity and place, self-representation and advocacy.
Join us for lunchtime discussions with guest speakers sharing their lived experience seeking asylum. Be part of the conversation and hear from refugees who have come to Australia, from different parts of the world, at different times in history, and made this country their home. Hear about their struggles, success and hopes for the future.
Free event. Further information and bookings
Image: Kenneth Lee, The Staging Post [detail], unreleased film still. © Light Sound Art Film