WORD BENDER //

22 SEPT - 23 SEPT 2017

A weekend of words.

WORD BENDER

SATURDAY 22 SEPTEMBER & SUNDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2017

A weekend only art happening, ‘The Bender’ has become an annual feature of The Lock-Up’s program. 

In 2015 ART BENDER was born as two consecutive one night only exhibitions, 2016 saw the rise of BEAT BENDER a weekend celebration of music and sound. 

2017 will welcome WORD BENDER to the Bender family, with a focus on spoken word, poetry, language and text-based creative practice. Invited creatives will present alongside artists, selected from an open call out to Hunter-based practitioners, to create a dynamic and festival like performance event.


IMAGE: BEAT BENDER, 2016. Image capture by Ariane Madden Neale Photography.