David Gilbey performing at Twighlight Poetry by the Lagoon. Photograph by Jacob Raupach
The Disappearing is a projection featuring a feast of poetry from recent writing workshops held in Wagga Wagga, led by local Wiradjuri poet John Muk Muk Burke and former Wagga resident and Australian Poetry Slam Champion and harmonica beat-boxer, Zohab Zee Khan. Curated by The Red Room Company, 'The Disappearing' is an interactive experience supported by an app featuring poems about vanishing places, from all around the world. Local poets from the Booranga Writers Centre who worked on this project include Maurice Corlett, Kathryn Halliwell, Joan Cahill, David Gilbey, Kate Dunn, Jo Wilson-Ridley and Mukky Bourke with animation by local artist Alice Markham.
This projection premiered with a special Twilight Poetry by the Lagoon event 1 December 2016.
The projection runs nightly from 8pm Thursday 16 March – Wednesday 5 April 2017.