Water, Peace, Power 2016 Parihaka presentation
Photograph by Azadeh Emadi.
About the Project
Ilka Nelson created a motion sensitive container that when interacted with, activated/sounded a hidden chime. This work explored themes of dialogue and reciprocity between humans and land/water.
Ilka Blue Nelson is a Creative Ecologist currently based in Brisbane, Queensland. She has a Masters of Arts and her studio, Latorica (www.latorica.net), offers communication projects and creative expeditions to help people connect with the complexity of our greater ecology. Ilka’s background is in arts & sustainability communications working in a transdisciplinary capacity with Government, Industry, Academia, NGO’s and the community sector. Ilka is connected to a wide range of indigenous, arts based and earth centered projects; she is the Curator of Earth Arts for the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (www.earthlaws.org.au).