Category Archives: News

Octapod e-News July 2012

Welcome to our latest newsletter, much has been happening including launch of the shiny new TiNA 2012 Festival website – thisisnotart.org! Keep reading for the latest at Octapod and arts and culture in the Hunter. Student Placements 2012 – Call for Applications Octapod is also currently accepting applications for Student Placements, Semester 2012. Positions are available […]

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Octapod e-News June 2012

Welcome to Octapod e-News in June, much has been happening including plans for This is Not Art (TiNA) 2012, which are bubbling along beautifully. Keep reading for the latest happenings at Octapod and arts and culture in the Hunter. culturehunter.org Artist Survey culturehunter.org is currently conducting a survey on local artists’ use of the Internet […]

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Mayvellous!

We’ve had a wonderful start to the month with the University of Newcastle (UoN) pledging its support for This is Not Art (TiNA) 2012 and have welcomed new Octapod Board members. Keep reading for the latest happenings at Octapod and arts and culture in the Hunter. University of Newcastle (UoN) Principal Partner of TiNA 2012 […]

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Autumn All Aboard!

Autumn has well and truly arrived and the Octapod Team has dusted off the winter woolies in ready for the creative, chilly seasons ahead. New staff members have now nestled in – we’ve such a dynamic, fun team with plenty of vision and excitement moving forward. Key projects are well underway including plans for This is Not Art […]

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New Life at Octapod

After an exhaustive (and exhausting) recruitment drive, Octapod has the pleasure of introducing three new members to the family including David Cranswick, Strategic Business Planner; Sarah Thrift, This is Not Art (TiNA) Festival Coordinator; and Andrea Pugh, Marketing Coordinator. The fresh faces and new directions have generated a distinct buzz in the Octapod office and the […]

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You, Yew, Ewe, U

It seems to be all systems go at Octapod at the moment – we’re recruiting new staff and volunteers, PODspace are opening a new exhibition this Thursday and we’re gearing up again for the This Is Not Art Festival. TWO, TOO, TO, 2 A new exhibition at PODspace Gallery. This week the second exhibition for […]

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It Never Rains But It Pours

Octapod as an organisation is just kind of rubbing its eyes and going “Mmm, 2012, eh?” but the staff are already busy with so much change. Two positions are changing, one is starting for the first time and more is afoot for the near future.   Another Position Available It’s the season for starting new […]

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This Is Your Brief

Octapod has two new paid positions available! Applications are now being received. Community Liaison Officer A part-time position – 6 hours per week – producing media content such as a weekly blog, social media posts, and media releases as well as undertaking community liaison such as online surveys. For a full position description, see http://octapod.org/news/position-available-community-liaison-officer. […]

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Welcome Back!

We say welcome back although, in fact, it’s Octapod that’s been away for the break and you’ve been still there, inhabiting your body in that characteristic way that flesh and blood living creatures have. And maybe you’ve been checking your inbox or the blog at hourly intervals to see if Octapod has risen again and […]

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Happy New Year

Octapod would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year !! Octapod is closed for the holiday period and some of us have gone out to play. With tales of waterfalls and bubbly filtering back into the workplace the time for rest is coming to an end. 2012 brings exciting new opportunities, one of them […]

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