Portraits of the River People’ was a Participatory Media project designed and delivered by multimedia artist Susan Rooney-Harding from The Story Catchers - Inspireevery1 Productions and funded by Country Arts South Australia.
Local Photographers from the Mid Murray and Mallee Regions participated in several Documentary photography and story catching workshops and mentoring to produce a series of images telling the stories of the people in their community and their connection with the River Murray.
Poster size images and stories were pasted thought-out the main street of Mannum, this turn the main street into a vibrant exhibition space throughout the busy summer months.
Alya Craig, Cath Clemow, Chelsea Hayes, Courtnie Roesler, Rebecca Henry, Sharlie Blythe, Talia Rigney, Susan Lord, Sharon Briggs
Mentor - Susan Rooney-Harding The Story Catchers
The SA Murray-Darling Basin NRM region covers 56703 km2 and 125358 people call it home. These are some of their stories about their connection, inspiration and passions for the place that they live, work or play.