Emergence Creative Arts Exhibition at Brunswick Uniting Church - Emergence Watch the video As we reflect on a year passed, we look back at a year gone, but more pressingly: a present where we find ourselves anew, refreshed but wearied, learned but naïve, undisputedly different. We have added phrases like “new normal” and “self-isolating” [...]
We are so excited. The Olive Arts Collective is returning to the Youth Hall on Wednesday 3rd February, 10am-noon. We are looking forward to welcoming artists back into the physical space to share stories and make art together. Ann Soo has stepped back from the role of Olive Arts Coordinator after 5 years. We [...]
The joy of celebrating the creativity of our community continues through October with presentations from Julie Perrin, Phil Kreveld and Lesbia, Zia Tohki, Tim Hoffmann and Father David O'Brien. Read more.
Ann Soo and Saide Cameron hosted the first ‘Art for Wellbeing’ session on Saturday 12th September on Zoom. The focus of the session was enhancing our wellbeing through the medium of art. We were privileged to do so by engaging with three of Graeme Laming’s painting. Read more.
The Olive Arts Collective has been meeting online for since July. We have enjoyed presentations from OAC artists and special guests including Helen Martin, Father David O'Brien, Ian Ferguson, Peter McKinnon, Leanne Salau and Nasir Moradi. The featured image is a work created by Nasir for the doctors and nurses at the Royal Melbourne [...]
WWKIP DAY - 13 June 2020 hosted by Olive Pesto craft group We have met for the last 3 years in the BUC Big Hall and Olive Way, supplied continuous teas and a soup’n’bread lunch for over 100 participants from the community and congregation, supplying yarn, needles, patterns, instructions and encouragement. It is part [...]
In this time of physical isolation everyone is invited to contribute to the BUC's Household of God Creative Arts project. This project is an opportunity for people to offer a creative work in whatever medium you choose - painting, drawing, knitting, craft, music, poetry, story, storytelling, dance, videos, and whatever else comes to mind. [...]
BUC Arts Mission Statement BUC Arts aims to service the church in all areas: worship, faith, community and social action. This we do under the guidance of the Holy Spirit who leads us to transformation and healing. Our mission is to be welcome to all where we celebrate and allow space for the exploration [...]
The Season of Creation, from 22nd September through to 20th October has been a wonderful vibrant opportunity to explore our relationship to and responsibilty for the beautiful fragile planet that is our home. It is also an example of how our community of communities opens up and gives voice to so much than each [...]
Let the earth speak Through the prophet Isaiah, God says: I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? 43:19a What new thing are you being called to? Listening and responding through the Arts The BUC Arts committee together with the Justice & Mission committee is [...]