Blogs

Thursday 19 January

Brackish Rising

Forty percent of Perth’s drinking water comes from the ocean. You can cook with the saline plants that can be found on sand dunes. Water tastes different at different times of the day. These are just some of the things you will discover through Brackish Rising, an on-the-ground investigation into the past, present and future of Perth’s water supply.

Monday 16 January

Breaking it down with ... Blackalicious

Bringing their tongue-twisting rhymes and legendary beats to Perth, Blackalicious is set to transform Chevron Festival Gardens into an old-school block party.

Wednesday 21 December

The Midnight Run – Running in the Dark

Chris Isaacs from The Last Great Hunt tells us about teaming up with PIAF’s Artist-in-Residence Inua Ellams to deliver The Midnight Run to Perth.

Monday 19 December

Breaking it down with ... Kishi Bashi

Kishi Bashi is his name and quirky-classical multi-instrumental ditties are his game. He cut his teeth as a touring violinist with the likes of Regina Spektor and Of Montreal, and now he is headed to Chevron Festival Gardens with his own brand of fantastical tunes in tow. We asked some not-so-hard-hitting questions to the man himself.