Thursday, 12 October 2017 to Wednesday, 15 November 2017

HAVEN is a concept, pop-up salon, meeting place, exhibition, performance and music space for the LGBTIQA+ communities of South-Western Victoria. Offering a range of daily programs made up of artists and community led activities - visual arts programs, classes, community support groups, workshops, celebrations and performances - HAVEN is a place for community, creativity and connection.

Socially Engaged Practice

HAVEN is an example of a contemporary method of art making termed 'socially engaged practice' or 'social art'. Socially engaged practice describes artworks and projects that involve people and community in debate, collaboration of social interaction, with the aim of delivering locally specific and community led outcomes for and with community.

HAVEN is proudly supported by the Victorian Government, Warrnambool Art Gallery, Warrnambool City Council, Lighthouse Theatre, Safe in the South West, Brophy Family a& Youth Services, The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Rainbow Families Victoria and LoveLock. Furniture sponsored by Fantastic Furniture, Warrnambool.