Insecure with Alethea Beetson
July 24, 7:45am - 9:00am AEST. Hosted at Zoom
part of a series on Insecure
Alethea Beetson is a Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi + Wiradjuri artist and producer who has worked extensively with Indigenous communities across multiple art forms to inspire new works responding to societal issues, cultural heritage and colonisation. She is currently the First Nations Producer BIGSOUND, Artistic Director of Digi Youth Arts and First Nations Producer of Horizon Festival. Prior to these roles Alethea worked as the Indigenous Engagement Coordinator at the Queensland Museum and was the Curator of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander program for Festival 2018 Brisbane. Her research explores the function of insurgence and resurgence in the creative development and production of Indigenous performance.
Jad Dapat [ 8M∆N ] is a Philippines born, Brisbane based designer, musician, DJ and producer. Founder of Dub Temple Records, Jad connects forward thinking artists from around the globe with a sole focus - to create quality content that showcases their unique, contemporary approach to music. In response to COVID19, Jad launched DTR ISOplay [ @dtr_isoplay ] - a platform for musicians and DJs to share quality content, and for supporters to contribute to keep it flowing. Patreon is a membership based platform which gives patrons exclusive access to extra content, original artwork and a closer look into DTR artists’ creative journey. Every week Jad continues to upload quality content from local and International friends. Subscribe by searching for 8M∆N on Patreon.