The Hidden Faces of the Archibald

Posted on 10. Jan, 2013 by in Community, Corporate

Sponsor of The Hidden Faces of the Archibald since 2008, explosivemedia is Communications Consultant and Technical Adviser to this Melbourne highlight. In the tradition of the French Impressionists breakaway exhibition from the reactionary French Academy, “Salon des Refuses”, Hidden Faces boldly exhibits works to rival the ‘official’ Archibald Prize selection. The exhibition was successfully relocated to […]

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Blak Nite Cinema (Treasury Gardens)

Posted on 28. Feb, 2011 by in Community, Government

City of Melbourne’s Indigenous Cinema Festival is a two-day special event celebrating Indigenous film-makers and performers. explosivemedia was site manager from 2009–2011.

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Arts Centre Melbourne

Posted on 28. Jan, 2011 by in Government

Ongoing 18-year relationship with Arts Centre Melbourne. explosivemedia provides a range of services including management, project management, technical management, programming and business consulting. Roles and projects have included: Australian management of D’Irque & Fien Production manager – “The Gladdies” installation and outdoor lighting for the reopening of Hamer Hall Manager – Programming Resources Producer – […]

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Love Living Local

Posted on 27. Jan, 2011 by in Government

The City of Darebin together with the Victorian Government through the TravelSmart program, funded the multifaceted Love Living Local. explosivemedia provided concept development and management of this 2009 project, consisting of: Urban Art – Street Stencils involving local artists and 12 community groups across age groups and interests Street Signs – working with local primary school […]

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Propositions for an Uncertain Future: five responses, through art, to a fountain without water

Posted on 27. Jan, 2011 by in Government

Commissioned by City of Melbourne’s Public Art Program From March to July 2010, the Mockridge Fountain in Melbourne’s City Square was the site for a special, one-off public art project, conceived by artist, Lyndal Jones. Five artists each created an individual response to this central site, before it was returned to its original function as […]

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DanceSport Championships

Posted on 27. Jan, 2011 by in Corporate

Australian DanceSports Championships average 5,000 competitors and are nationally televised on a commercial network. explosivemedia provided complete technical management for a decade (2003 –2012) at Vodafone/Hisense Arena. During that time there were a number of international championships which explosivemedia also successfully delivered. World DanceSport Championship Standard 2012 Asian Pacific DanceSport Championship 2011 World Latin Championship 2008 World […]

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Carols in the Park

Posted on 22. Dec, 2010 by in Community, Government

Bayside 2010 Carols in the Park was a celebration of the festive season featuring Kate Ceberano, local choirs, talented soloists plus a massed choir and the Southern Area Concert Band. Over 20,000 attended the free event at Dendy Park, Brighton East on 14 December 2010. explosivemedia was logistics manager.

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Museo Italiano

Posted on 22. Jul, 2010 by in Community, Government

Working closely with CoAsIt and Melbourne’s Italian community, explosivemedia project managed the day-long launch celebration of Museo Italiano in 2010. The opening, officiated by Premier John Brumby, showcased Italo-Australian performing arts and featured a museum discovery tour developed by explosivemedia. Funded by State government through the Victorian Multicultural Commission.

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Bright n Sandy Food and Wine Festival

Posted on 21. Mar, 2010 by in Community, Government, Major festival

explosivemedia produced and developed the Bright n Sandy Food & Wine Festival for four years of dramatic growth.With explosivemedia at the helm 2008–2011, this multifaceted Bayside City Council community event flourished. The Festival encompassed expanded food and wine presentations, curated stage and roving entertainment, and abundant interactive kids’ activities. explosivemedia also managed and implemented communications […]

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Posted on 27. Feb, 2010 by in Community, Government

First artwork on the Mockridge Fountain (City Square): 2007 – 2010. explosivemedia installed and managed this temporary artwork – initially expected to be in situ for three months!

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