Events

Exhibition: 50 Years of Self Help

Summary

An exhibition of photographs by Tasmanian Polytechnic students and others

Start Date

26th Oct 2012 9:00am

End Date

7th Nov 2012 5:00pm

Venue

Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania, Inveresk campus

RSVP / Contact Information

Enquiries - Malcom.Bywaters@utas.edu.au

Academy Gallery Special Event

Professor Marie Sierra, Head, School of Visual and Performing Arts: Malcom Bywaters, Gallery Director and the Academy Gallery Advisory Board invite you to attend this special event.

Guest opening speaker:  Professor Marie Sierra, Head, School of Visual and Performing Arts

Exhibition opening: 5.30pm - 7:00pm Friday 26 October 2012

Exhibition dates: 26 October - 7 November 2012

2012 marks the 50th anniversary of the Self Help Workplace. To celebrate this milestone, an exhibition of photographs by students from the Tasmanian Polytechnic and others will showcase Launceston's largest Australian Disability Enterprise. 

Taken at its premises in Youngtown, the exhibition will share the story of the Self Help Workplace - who they are, what they do and the difference the enterprise has been making in the lives of people with a disability for the past half a century.

Gallery hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Free admission.