Event held on November 26

[REMOVED] Elixir Lab - by Janet Laurence - The Lyrebird Festival

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Experience Janet Laurence's extraordinary Elixir Lab, an immersion for all the senses, as part of the Lyrebird Festival. The Elixir Lab is specially created for the Lyrebird Festival in response to the produce and herbal gardens of Lot 101, Megalong Valley. Tickets are sold in 30-minute blocks, with each group limited to 20 people. Meet at the Megalong Valley Tea Rooms and be guided on a 5-minute walk across the field, before spending 20-minutes in The Diary. Please be at the Megalong Valley Tea Rooms at least 10-minutes prior to their booking time. Janet Laurence is a leading Sydney-based artist who exhibits nationally and internationally. Her practice examines our physical, cultural and conflicting relationship to the natural world. Adjunct Professor at the University of NSW Faculty of Art and Design, she has been recipient of Rockefeller, Churchill and Australia Council fellowships and the Alumni Award for Arts, UNSW; was visiting fellow of Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK) Germany 2017; and Artist in residence at the Australian Museum. She represented Australia at the COP21/FIAC, Artists 4 Paris Climate 2015 exhibition 21 and the Biocenosis 21 IUCN Marseilles. She was received the 2021 Antarctic Fellowship, completing her residency in 2022. Exhibitions include a major solo survey exhibition at the MCA in 2019, the Yu Hsui Museum of Art in Taiwan in 2020, and the Australian National Gallery in 2022. Entry Cost All tickets $10 - All tickets $10