CULTURE AT WORK is an Artist-led Australian Research Institute. CULTURE AT WORK is an art science creative hub with a mission and vision to connect art and science through artists and scientists to inspire future generations of creative thinkers through collaborations, studio residencies, exhibitions, public talks and public programs. CULTURE AT WORK is a ground breaking artist led initiative with a research committee of artists, scientists and educators. CULTURE AT WORK supports artists and researchers to innovate across disciplines and in experimental projects through studio residency programs. Located in the City of Sydney CULTURE AT WORK also curates exhibitions and public talks by artists and scientists and provides creative workshop programs for parents and children to work together linking art and science.
CULTURE AT WORK creates educational programs for primary schools linked to the NSW curriculum through our CREATIVE SPARKS program. The program links Science and Art in new programs each year designed to spark creative thinking in primary school students. Teams of Educators, Artists and Scientists visit schools and can deliver field trips, talks and creative art, science, technology workshops.
CULTURE AT WORK engages and collaborates with universities, local councils, art festivals, schools, health science institutes, national and regional universities and regional galleries. CULTURE AT WORK consults to museums and galleries to facilitate art science cross curriculum education programs for a range of audiences.
CULTURE AT WORK is currently housed in the historic Scott Street Terraces in Scott St Pyrmont. The building includes purpose built facilities for the arts including studios, ACCELERATOR Gallery and workshop spaces and a large courtyard. Close to Pirrama Park it is 300 metres from the Sydney Harbour.
Curriculum Development in the Arts, Sciences and Humanities
CULTURE AT WORK Board 2019
Emeritus Professor Bruce Milthorpe – (Retired Dean UTS Science), Board Chair.
Sherryl Ryan Founder of CULTURE AT WORK.
Ann Bartlett – Company Secretary.
Stacy Flanagan – Board Treasurer
Prof Lionel King Board Member
Prof Christina Slade – Board Member
Christobel Ferguson – Board Member