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Three Moree parks have been transformed by Australia’s finest graffiti artists in a project celebrating the sense of pride and place of local Aboriginal communities. The artists - Vans the Omega (Adelaide), John Kaye (Gold Coast) and Emmanuel Moore (Brisbane) - visited Moree for six days...

It's a fact, a sad fact. Ned is fat, Ned is very fat. I tip the scales at a whopping 94.4 kilos. My body mass index states that for my age and weight I should weigh between 65 to 75 kilos. Woe is me. Practically...

Artist Tim Johnson and street art choreographer George Shaw came to Moree this year to begin research on the NEXUS public art project. Over a weekend we held bbqs in 4 parks – Sullivans, Stanley Village, Wales Park and Bottom Camp – to talk to...

  The Armidale community transformed its everyday stories into art this month in an exhibition at the New England Regional Art Gallery. The installation will be on display until the 19 March. This art installation is the last stage of the Australia Council funded community arts project...

The children at Kiah Pre-School in Moree were so proud to launch their CD today. Called Kiah Kids - Yuligi Yugul Gari, it's a collection of songs translated into our Kamilaroi language, and includes familiar ones like If You're Happy & You Know It and...

For the past six months I've been filming with BE's belly casters - Jo Davidson and Valerie Quinlin - as they conduct workshops up and down the east coast. We are making short documentaries about the belly casting projects in Brisbane, Nambucca, Forster and Moree....

It's the weekend. For some it's the time for cleaning the house, for others going out for a laughter filled lunch with friends, steering a speedy taxi service transporting kids to sport or simply putting your feet up relaxing at home. But for me I'm...

Cyclists from the Future2 Wheel Classic were pedaling through Armidale recently, so BEYOND EMPATHY decided to create an impromptu performance at Minimbah School. The idea was to showcase some of the outcomes of the Maven Project, which was supported by money raised from previous rides....

Polyglot Theatre and Beyond Empathy have been collaborating on a series of developmental workshops in Moree and in the Illawara. It was about cultural exchange, connection, dreams and play. Polyglot Theatre  is a leader in making installation art through child-centred practice. The company's unique focus on...