Today, we celebrated iDay with a series of onsite and streamed programs. Dance, music and festivity was enjoyed by all – near and far – on the International Day of People with Disability. https://t.co/moleDiBTRk
Today, is i-Day, the International Day of People with Disability! This year we are streaming a live celebration on YouTube at 11:00am. You can catch it here: https://t.co/IoPtWKlk8s
We hope you enjoy this flash back to all the fun at last year. What are you doing to celebrate? https://t.co/6epBBFfYMG
On this day in 1948 the first Holden 48-215 rolled off the assembly line at Fishermen’s Bend. Many saw the event as evidence of national maturity, proof that Australia had escaped its pastoral beginnings and embraced the modern industrial age.
Gertrud Bodenwieser fled Nazi occupied Austria, arriving in Australia in 1939. She formed the Bodenwieser Ballet group and was vital in bringing modern dance to Australia. This is her stage coat. See more of her collection at: https://t.co/JjaIPAsJgI & https://t.co/4hEZbRjHGR https://t.co/Flwzg7ywcB
I love the creations of Tasmanian Aboriginal artist Lola Greeno. From her traditional maireener shell necklaces to large sculptural neckpieces, Lola’s work is a tangible and unbroken link with the past, present and future. More on Tasmanian shell necklaces https://t.co/wTrnv8QfZm https://t.co/pGSVz2EA7a
Constance Faithfull would have cut a fine figure in her tailored riding habit. She wore breeches under her skirt, liberating her from layers of petticoats. She looked the part of a genteel lady but she was paving the way for the 20th century suit. For more https://t.co/SnuYLcfXpb https://t.co/hYaoJDbAAB
A favourite t-shirt of mine from one of the many campaigns run by the Women’s Electoral Lobby (WEL). Established in 1972 in Melbourne, WEL grew quickly and the activists campaigned for women’s rights. For more on this collection: https://t.co/eXxlEvK1iX & https://t.co/6G5ccTk7G4 https://t.co/CmQcQubiG5
First up, Natasha Stott Despoja’s backpack. The youngest woman to enter Federal Parliament and a fierce advocate for gender equality. This month @NStottDespoja was elected to the UN's Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Her pack: https://t.co/GdiyLrwJj6 https://t.co/i3dyjumkcX
Hiya everyone, curator Cheryl Crilly here. A #FavouriteThings theme is a tough gig – so many collections so little time. So I thought I’d share an eclectic mix of great women’s objects and stories – a few favourite ‘femme’ collections!
That's all from me, I'll be handing over to the wonderful Cheryl to share with you some of her #FavouriteFemme collections!
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