Scotia Monkivitch

Scotia has a background spanning twenty-five years in movement based theatre, devised performance, and coordination of projects and theatrical productions in Australia and Internationally. She is committed to artistic collaborations which privilege the contributors to develop their art, their audience and the cultural relevance of their work – creating art that changes the way people see their own and others lives. Scotia is a leading Community Arts and Cultural Practitioner with major programs and partnerships developed around the arts and health sector, disability and creative aging, she is currently managing the Creative Recovery Network, building the role of arts and culture in community preparedness and recovery post disaster. The Creative Recovery Network aims to gather, critique, develop and share the knowledge gained nationally and internationally for engagement of the arts in disaster recovery and preparedness, along with developing tools and support for artists working in this field.

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