Cultural Advice: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that the ARI Remix Project contains images, voices or names of deceased persons in websites, photographs, film, audio recordings or printed materials.

Thanks ARI Angels, thanks everyone, everywhere, everywhen 2011-2022 from ARI Remix :)


Hello ARI angels.


Thanks everyone, everywhere, everywhen for being so interested and involved in this ongoing participatory living archives work during the past decade, give or take four decades. Thanks also to the many artists who have recently completed the online quickie feedback survey, yes we need these to help acquit funding from Arts Queensland peers who have ever so kindly supported us since January 2015.



On a final simmery summery note for 2021 before we take a cool breezy break and sign off from ARI Remix Project One very soon on Monday January 31 2022; fyi:



Last Minute Extended Deadline for  ARI Artist Memory Blog Posts 12 Jan 2022: With so much going on for us all during 2020-2021 we have extended the very final deadline for all voluntary artist contributions to ARI Remix Project One Stage Three to a new date : Wednesday January 12, 2022. i.e. for all personal Artist-run memory blog posts up to 600 -ish words {in a word document], up to 12 jpg images [1200pixels with captions, descriptions] send your web ready content to : info[at] ( and remember to replace [at] with the ‘@’ symbol)


ARI Remix Quickie Survey 2020-2021: If you are/were an artist or co- creative contributor to the project, a supporter or interested in the potential for the project to maybe continue in a Project Two cultural form later in 2022 or in 2023 please complete this quick survey here:



ARI Remix Go Fund Me Getting Closer to the Help Preserve ARI Remix $7500.00 Basic Target: Crowdfunding is an essential element for a DIY artistic labour of love like this one, and if you can kindly help with a small, medium or large donation to help preserve this ARI Remix archival art initiative and to caringly offset monthly ongoing WordPress digital infrastructure costs kindly donate here, and thanks to the many caring and kind benefactors and friends so far we are feeling truly grateful ! :


A collaborative social media and heritage approach is foundational to the important memory work we perform together to map the hidden histories and marginalised narratives about Australian ARI culture and heritage 1970 to Now, You can access and join in the ARI Remix social media open-group discussion we founded in November 2012 here, this open-group page will continue in 2022 and it is a useful way to access memory blog posts and add your comments to both the social media commentary threads and the actual ARI Remix “in site’ commentary threads provided at to help nuance the information being generously retrieved, recovered, gathered and shared: Australian ARI Living Archives – Queensland Artist-Run Heritage 1970 to NOW



Meanwhile have a fun, fabulous, healthy and fecund summer ahead 🙂 Remember the sunscreen…



Love and hugs,



Paul Andrew

Artist, Curator & ARI Remix Project DIY Coordinator.


Feature Image: John Mills National [artist-run space] 40 Charlotte Street Brisbane 1986-1987. Post Card Series [Editioned series] , c.1986. Courtesy Dale Chapman artist archives.