#storybombing Ashfield

May 25, 2020By Bettina Kaiser#storybombing, Art Projects, Community, Creativity

In September 2019 the Sydney suburb of Ashfield was #storybombed. Inner West Council invited me, along with Spineless Wonders publisher Bronwyn Mehan and writer Richard Holt, to bring #storybombing to the centre of Ashfield as part of the 2019 Ashfield Edge festival. A roaming writer under the alias Walther Write (Richard Holt) interacted with locals … Read More


March 1, 2016By Bettina KaiserArt Projects, Community

  The #storybombingSydney project brings to the city immersive and playful encounters with bite-sized Australian literature through text, voice, audio and visual elements. Whether via low or high tech (from pavement chalk and fortune cookies to time-lapse recording, decal transparencies, digital riso printed billboard posters, large-scale projections or sounds generated from text), throughout the story … Read More

Messages from Austinmer

November 13, 2015By Bettina KaiserUncategorized

“Messages from Austinmer” is an art and community project based around the creative community of the Illawarra. It is a collaboration with artist, curator and educator Deirdre Arthur-Armstrong. The concept of “Messages from Austinmer” is ever evolving, and revolves around connecting community through creativity. It is about sharing, creating, collaborating, exploring and untangling the creative fabric of … Read More

Mama’s Creative Endeavours

September 2, 2015By Bettina KaiserCommunity, Creative Mamas, Creativity, Drawing

  Mama’s Creative Endeavours is an open studio space and time for creative mums to work on their projects and connect with fellow mothers. For over two years I have been hosting this event every 3-4 weeks in my studio, countless songs have been composed, drawings and paintings have been made, novels have been fine tuned, concepts … Read More

Notes from the Ice

January 9, 2009By Bettina KaiserArt Projects, Creativity

In 2007 and 2008 Bettina travelled as artist in residence aboard the M/V Lyubov Orlova and Icebreaker Kapitan Khlebnikov to the Antarctic peninsula. Influenced by this experience she worked on a series of paintings in oil on glass, and on found wood, as well as photogrphs. These were exhibited aboard ship, as well as in the … Read More