Emma Buswell is a West Australian based artist, curator and designer. She is fascinated with systems of government, economies and culture, particularly in relation to constructs of place, identity and community. Emma has previously worked on projects including maxART (for which she received an Artsource/ Constantine Family Foundation Emerging Artist Grant), Success, Moana ARI, Polizia and Toy Returns; most recently she co-founded Cool Change Contemporary. Emma has exhibited and curated exhibitions across Australia, was resident at the Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy in 2011 and a participant in the 2015 Australia Council for the Arts Venice Biennale professional development program. She is currently the Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award Coordinator.
Part one in a series of reflective texts by Emma Buswell on her time in COVID-19 isolation and the impacts it is having on her relationship to art making.
A reflection on making it at home