Past Projects

Everyday Interventions – Past Here Present. A collaboration with the community of Lakes Entrance produced by Kirsty Ellem,(Artistic Merit) with Catherine Simmonds, Nicholas Hansen (Mutiny Media) and Steve Stelios Adam.

The project is supported by VicHealth, East Gippsland Shire Council, Noweyung, Fedsquare and Creative Gippsland.

Arts ABout Us

 For VicHealth

The video is from Everyday interventions one of many projects produced over four a half years across the state as part of the the programs intent to get communities talking about the harms of race-based discrimination and the benefits of diversity.  Artistic Merit were the program producers, through a model of advice and producing extending the reach and impact of projects VicHealth had invested in through its grant programs. Building partnerships that extended impact, doubled resources and built capacity across for statewide delivery and impact. The projects ranged across performance platforms, participatory projects, aligned media and social media messaging.

Other partners and projects include Museum Victoria’s Talking Difference, Short Black Opera’s Til the Black Lady Sings, Malthouse Theatre’s  Blak Cabaret, Outer Urban Projects and the Art is … Festival’s Humm …, La Mama, STAG and Shepparton Festival Dare to be Faceless,



Ashi-Yu Meeting

Seoul Street Art Festival 2016

Naomi Ota, Madeleine Flynn, Tim Humphrey in collaboration with Teater Nottle. Live Art installation.

Tony Kesupen


CReative  Development for Kath Papas Productions

Tony Yap, Naomi Ota, Madeleine Flynn, Tim Huphrey, Agung Gunawan and Surya Kencana in Jogjakarta.

KekkAi – BEYOND FiXED Boundaries


Tony Yap Company with Teater Nottle after a multi-cycle development.