Arts & Creative Industries Forum

Speakers at the Arts and Creative Industries forum

We held an Arts and Creative Industries Forum on 25 November 2022 at Brunswick Picture House. The aim was to brainstorm ideas for the creative future of Byron Shire with key collaborators and organisations.

The event was an opportunity for artists, creatives and industry to connect and provide feedback to Council. 

Panel discussions

There were two panel discussions during the event with arts industry professionals and organisations, plus focus group discussions.

Speakers included:

Panel 1

  • J’aimee Skippon-Volke, Byron Bay Film Festival
  • Melissa Lucashenko, Writer
  • Lindy Lee, Contemporary Artist
  • Brett Haylock, Brunswick Picture House

Panel 2

  • Zoe Pollock, Byron Writers Festival
  • Libby Lincoln, Northern Rivers Performing Arts
  • Jane Fuller, Arts Northern Rivers
  • Alice Cadwell, GM, Spaghetti Circus

With Mick O'Regan, MC.

Photo credit: Jaka Adamic