Project Cosmopolitana

Cooma, Monaro Region NSW


2013 – 2015, Cooma, Monaro NSW

Make – An album of songs by The Black Sea Gentlemen capturing the stories of the Snowy Mountain Scheme and the alpine region. A theatre performance Ghosts in the Scheme was based on stories by the elderly residents, many of whom arrived in Cooma displaced from Europe after WW2 – to build the Snowy Mountains Scheme.

Build + Drive – At a time of national debate regarding refugee policy, this project set out to tell the hidden stories of success that made this country when our doors and borders were open wider.