Beyond Individualism

There is so much power in the connection of artists within community. It keeps me optimistic no matter what else happens. The conversations, the friendships, and the thoughtfulness. Behind the scenes, for a few months now, I have been connecting with Sandra, Minaira and several other people to work on a special publishing project toContinue reading “Beyond Individualism”

The Illuminations Artists in Conversation

For Sound Cloud of the Full Interview   June Perkins chatting with Ruha and Minaira Fifita about the art of collaboration, the role of the artist in society and living across three countries.

750 – A photo project initiated by Nancy Wong

I decided to renew the Be Illumined Blog during the Bicentenary of the Bab, to share interesting projects Baha’i Creatives around the world, as well as in Brisbane are doing to celebrate this year. A recent project I heard about and am now taking part in, is a collaborative photo project with Nancy Wong.  ThisContinue reading “750 – A photo project initiated by Nancy Wong”

A Long Way From Misery

Jacqui Halpin is an Australian children’s author whose stories have won prizes in writing competitions and been published in anthologies. She attributes her love of storytelling to her father, Jack Turner. ‘Listening to the amazing adventures Dad had growing up stirred my imagination and transported me back to his world,’ Jacqui says. Jacqui has co-writtenContinue reading “A Long Way From Misery”