Acclaimed Argentinian textile artist Alexandra Kehayoglou at La Trobe Art Institute

For the first time, acclaimed Argentinian textile artist Alexandra Kehayoglou will visit Bendigo’s La Trobe Art Institute to discuss her major new work, Santa Cruz River 2016-17 commissioned for the National Gallery of Victoria’s inaugural Triennial exhibition. This informative discussion will draw the connections between the incredibly immersive and lavish hand-tufted rugs and tapestries of…

La Trobe Asia: book launch of The Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Rodrigo Duterte’s early presidency

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has been called many names: The Trump of the East, a dictator-in-waiting, the bastard child of Philippines’ democracy. Beyond these colourful labels, however, are critical social transformations occurring in the Philippine society that accompany Duterte’s rise to presidency. How exactly does a populist firebrand govern? What political project does he offer…

soundvision – free chartered bus service to Melbourne from regional campuses

soundvision, La Trobe University’s final celebration of our 50th Anniversary Year will take place on Saturday 18 November. If you’re interested in attending soundvision and are studying at a rRegional campus, we’re planning to provide a free chartered bus service to and from the event. With not long to go, we need to advise the…