Saturday, March 22, 2014

Freedom Project Thank You Ceremony & Exhibition Launch - 23rd March


DATE: 23rd March, Sunday
Time: 5PM SLT

The Freedom Project which had been receiving creations for the past many months, will see a THANK YOU Ceremony and Exhibition Launch at 5PM SLT Sunday, the 23rd of March. 

The Freedom Project is a 2D/3D Art & Film Event organized jointly by the University of Western Australia, along with members of the Virtual Ability Group, and the Centre for ME/CFS and Other Invisible Illnesses Group in Second created an artwork or a film/machinima or in fact a personal story on the theme of ‘Freedom’, showing how virtual worlds have in some way helped them or those around them. 

This event is to thank all the artists, filmmakers, and writers for contributing their works and of themselves, as well as to thank the many individuals, groups and organisations who made this possible, including Eliza Wierwight, who created the poster for this event,  David Doyle & Simone Flavelle of DADAA's stARTSPEAK Project, Tom Papas & Screen My Shorts Inc. (Sydney), West Australian artist, Len Zuks,  Beverley Hill of UWA's Equity & Diversity Office, Craig MacKenzie and Deborah Bolton of UniPrint,  TheDove Rhode of Peace is A Choice Gallery, Taralyn Gravois, AviewTV and LaPiscean Liberty, Eleanor Medeir and The Sim Street Journal as well as Kit Guardian and Guardian 11:11 for their multifaceted commitment towards the event as well, also iMoogi TV ( and Nu Vibez Magazine ( led by Filipa Thespian

Feel free to come visit and take in all the wonderful creations anytime at the UWA Virtual Gallery.

FREEDOM PROJECT CREATIONS (Name, Artist Location, Artwork, SLURL for artwork)
Alysabelle Resident  (Eastern USA) -    My story (text)      

Ama Avro (Strasbourg, France) -  Passage           

Bamboo Barnes (Osaka, Japan) -  Cold lights 

Bamboo Barnes (Osaka, Japan) - Show me the place    

Barbie Alchemi/Fran Seranade/Draxtor Despres  (USA) -  We Can Learn & Grow & Heal Together  (Machinima/Film)

Barry Richez (Toulouse, France) - Freedom of Creativity  

iSkye Silverweb (Green Bay, Wisconsin,  USA) - Speechless Freedom   

Jesse Keyes  (Dawsonville, Georgia, USA) -   The Time Machine 

Johnny Lane (Salem, Missouri, USA)  -   Eat Soon       

Johnny Lane   (Salem, Missouri, USA)  - Japanese Macaque  

Johnny Lane (Salem, Missouri, USA)  - The Calm Dreamer     

Johnny Lane (Salem, Missouri, USA)  - Vincent's Mountains     

Krystali Rabeni (Blackpool, England) -  A Helping Hand 

Mathilde Vhargon (England) - Dancing With Impediments                   

Megadeus  (Tampa Bay Area, Florida, USA) - Mental Prison

Miranda [p3n3lop3] (Perth, AUstralia) -  Dance in Stasis            

Miso Susanowa  (Ohio, USA) - Big Winter 

Misprint Thursday (USA) - Goodnight Lights  

Pale Illusion  (Berlin, Germany) - GID (Gender identity disorder)          

ParkArt Collaborative (Multiple Locations) - ParkArt Gallery (Multimedia)   
    - DB Bailey (Tennessee, USA)
    - SolasNaGealai
    - Brenda Brody
     -Tray Rivera
    - Barbie Alchemi/Fran Seranade (USA)

Roc Furse (Den Bosch,  Netherlands)   - Escape        

Roiben Sweetwater  (North Georgia, USA) - Alice 

Roiben Sweetwater  (North Georgia, USA) - The Many Sides Of Me            

Roman Godde (Canada/North Carolina, USA) -  Beauty In Darkness           

Roman Godde  (Canada/North Carolina, USA) - Silent Night       

Ronin1 Shippe (New Mexico, USA) - Elephant With Flower

Ronin1 Shippe (New Mexico, USA) - Coyote

Ronin1 Shippe (New Mexico, USA) - Orange Planes

Ronin1 Shippe (New Mexico, USA) - Three Musicians

Roxie Marten (Detroit, Michigan, USA) - Gaze Upon The World 

Secret Rage (Dallas, Texas, USA) - I Choose Freedom

Sheba Blitz (Northern Rivers, NSW) - Circle of Freedom 

Slatan Dryke (Milan, Italy) - Yonder        

Starheart Erdhein (Kaua'i, Hawaii, USA) -  Mandala Dance (machinima)

Talia Sunsong  (Berkeley, California, USA) - Freedom Flight  

Tarquin Evermore (Kansas, USA) - Lotus of Enlightenment                

Traskin Snakeankle (Northern California, USA) - Lifeline   

Wally (Houston, Texas, USA)  -  Sky Populus       

Willo (Tasmania, Australia)  - Cyberwings               

Xia  Firethorn (Warwickshire, UK) - My Body is a Cage                      



  1. Amazing exhibit! I was inspired, touched, and engaged. Thank you for all the hard work to make it happen- and for the ability of the artists to celebrate Freedom! As a member of the Virtual Ability community, I am especially proud of our community members who shared their gifts with all. Kudos!! [And, stay tuned for an article during the month of the exhibit, at :-)]

  2. Thank You for a wonderful opportunity to see so many works, portraying Life and the Tenacity of the People who created such amazing art!