Inside//Outside: Youth Identity in a Brave New World
‘Shopfront at 40’
A FREE festival of new works showcasing the perspectives, images and stories of 500 young people from the St George Area.
October 21-23, 2016. 10am – 5pm
Ground Level, MCA Forecourt and inside the MCA on Levels 2 and 3.
Inside//Outside: Youth Identity in a Brave New World comprises 5 new works, inviting the audience to take a journey of discovery through live performance, interactive installations, digital art, visual art and film into the thoughts, ideas and opinions of young people.
The Youth Embassy an interactive live performance installation reflecting how young people see and connect with the world around them.
Windows on St George – How do you connect to the world around you? 200 young people from the St George region become explorers of their area through film, photography and visual art. Discover their stories of memory, diversity and place.
Welcome to My World – an interactive performance, raising questions about identity, beliefs, censorship, behaviour and rules.
It’s Like This – six short films exploring emotion by young people with disability
Dignity of Risk – A performance exploring the rights of people with disability to take risks in everyday life
Shopfront – is a vibrant youth arts organisation with a 40 year impact on the Australian arts world, supporting young people take further steps on their artistic and creative journeys
Running times on Saturday and Sunday
10:00-17:00 – Forecourt installation
10:00-17:00 – Youth Embassy
10:00-12:00 – It’s like this (films on loop)
10:00-17:00 – Harness installation
10:00-17:00 – Windows on St George installation
10:30-11:00 – Dignity of Risk
11:00-12:00 – Welcome to My World*
11:00-12:00 – It’s Like This film and Q & A
12:00-12:30 – Welcome to My World Q & A
13:30-14:00 – Dignity of Risk
15:00-16:00 – Welcome to My World*
16:00-16:30 – Dignity of Risk
If you have any questions, or want to know any more about the guides, Inside // Outside, or about Shopfront then get in touch!
Call or email Hannah Strout on
(02) 9588 3948 or firstname.lastname@example.org