Lynette Wallworth is an Australian artist known for her immersive multimedia installations, which focus on the interactivity between humans and the natural world. Her most recent work is Collisions, a virtual reality investigation into the first contact between an indigenous Australian tribe and the momentous impact of Western expansion. Wallworth’s work has been exhibited worldwide, including at the Sundance Film Festival, the World Economic Forum in Davos, the American Museum of Natural History, New York, and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, among many others.
Audience members will have the opportunity to view the 15-minute film, “Collisions”, using virtual reality headsets in the lobby of the MainStage preceding the talk.
Tuesday, April 11 at 7:30pm
MainStage, ’62 Center 1000 Main St.