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DNA Puppetry at SHAC – Sustainable Housing for Artists Collective

DNA puppetry/Imaginary Leaps has a new home at SHAC in Fremantle, Western Australia! Since moving in last year, we are really happy to be in a unique, world class facility for artists to live and work in a supportive co … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps at REmida,Perth WA

Last month, Rachel was artist in residence at REmida, a recycled resources centre in Perth. as part of her research, she invited her friend’s 3 year old to explore the building and all its contents. He was interested in all … Continue reading

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UNIMA Congress and World Puppetry Festival Journal Link

For more images and journal of Rachel Riggs experiences at the UNIMA festival 2012, follow the link below – http://yardworks.wordpress.com/2012/06/25/lost-in-chengdu-21st-unima-congress-and-world-puppetry-festival-china/

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Imaginary Leaps with Better Beginnings Session 2

Tues July 26th – The Red Tree by Shaun Tan Story Book – Milli, Jack and the Dancing Cat by Stephen M King The session this week, focussed on Shaun Tans original illustration for the opening pages of ‘The RedTree’ … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps Praised by Australian Minister for the Arts

In a letter addressed to Imaginary Leaps, John Day the Western Australian Minister for Planning, Culture & the Arts has praised Rachel Riggs and her recent work in Early Years development and engagement. I congratulate you on your commitment and … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps in the Newspapers

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DNA exhibition now on flickr

We’ve uploaded images of the exhibition we mounted in October 2007 in Preston. These amazing images are an amalgam of some of the iconic set pieces, puppets and props used in recent productions, as well as never before seen artworks … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps at AGWA – Session 5 MAPPING

This week, the session engaged the early years family group in the Mapping Gallery. Everyone was given a map of the Art gallery, and explored where the areas we had previously visited were. The children pointed out the roof triangle … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps at AGWA Session 2 – BUILT

This week we had a really exciting time experiencing the artworks in BUILT, from the State Art Collection about sculptural and pictorial man-made forms, urban and suburban environments. We looked at Richard Giblett’s art works – ‘Self Container’ and ‘Untitled … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps AGWA feeback

“We really enjoyed ourselves – in particular looking at the ‘nest’ and ‘triangles’ in the ceiling, and some of the bright artwork around. The drawing/shadow activity was great. Our main reason for coming along was to have a bit of … Continue reading

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