Venture south and explore large-scale public art in Tasmania’s Huon Valley. Project X will present a series of major artworks in the Huon, with the aim of bringing visitors back to the south in the wake of the bushfires that recently ravaged the island.
Project X will open at Dark Mofo 2019 with Hrafn: Conversations with Odin by Chris Watson and The Wired Lab. More info about Project X artworks will be announced soon.
A DarkLab project, supported by the Australian government and the Tasmanian government through Tourism Tasmania, and Mona. DarkLab acknowledges the support of Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service, and Events Tasmania.
Chris Watson + The Wired Lab Hrafn: Conversations with Odin
Take a journey into the deep, dark wilds of the far south and follow your guide into the trees, where you’ll listen to 2000 ravens coming in to roost—an avian exchange of sound not usually witnessed by humans.
Opening at Dark Mofo 2019 Wednesday 12–Sunday 16 June Wednesday 19–Sunday 23 June Hastings Caves, southern Tasmania
Hrafn: Conversations with Odin continues beyond the festival; more info announced soon.
$55 + booking fee Buy Tickets
Ticket price includes transport from Hobart or the Huon Valley + supper in Geeveston where a local chef will curate a meal sourced from regional produce.
Hobart Bus Bus departs Brooke Street Pier at 2.15pm Returns via Geeveston for supper Arrives back in Hobart at approximately 9.20pm
Huon Bus You must be at the Hastings Caves Visitor Centre at 4.30pm Bus departs at 4.50pm Arrives back at the Visitor Centre at approximately 6pm
Please note: Due to the nature and timing of the artwork, all visitors must travel to Hastings Caves via the bus.
Warning: Tasmanian weather is infamously unpredictable and you should dress appropriately for all conditions, including rain and freezing temperatures (the artwork takes place outside). Walking shoes are recommended.
Hrafn: Conversations with Odin takes place in a forest near Hastings Caves in the Huon Valley, southern Tasmania.
Tickets include transport from Hobart or the Huon. The Hobart bus returns via Geeveston for supper (not included in ticket).
For everything you need to know about your visit to the Huon, go to Southern Trove.
Project X acknowledges and respects the Lyluequonny as the traditional and continuing custodians of the land on which Hrafn: Conversations with Odin is installed. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future, and acknowledge that sovereignty has never been ceded.