Art + Climate = Change 2015

Nature:Revelation, Berndnaut Smilde, Nimbus D'Aspremont, 2012

What does art have to do with climate change? Jump on your bike and find out!

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015 is a festival of climate change related arts and ideas featuring curated exhibitions alongside a series of keynote lectures and public forums featuring local and international guests.

Visiting ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015 exhibitions and events is easy. Each exhibition and event has public transport and bicycle options listed on their website but if you really want to make a day of it then The Squeaky Wheel are running several Art + Climate = Change 2015 Bicycle Tours.

The Catchments Project, Jasmine Targett, Blind Spot, 2014

With four tours between May 4-10, each visiting four festival locations with an artist or curator talk at each stop. The four tours will between them visit the following exhibitions:

The Maldives Exodus Caravan Show
Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Japanese Art After Fukushima: Return of Godzilla
Perceptive Power
The Catchments Project
The Significant Other
The Significant Other, Pat Brassington, Major Tom, 2013
Set your wheels in motion with an Art + CLIMATE = Change 2015 Bicycle Tour.  Each tour runs for 2.5 hours and will start at Federation Square.   All you need is a bicycle and if you don’t have a bike, you can hire one from the Melbourne Bike share station on the corner of Federation Square. These tours will be conducted via on road bike lanes in city traffic, and are not appropriate for inexperienced riders. Places are limited to 22 participants per tour so make sure you book your place.