new anthems
interactive telephonic cut-ups
by inkahoots

Interactive typographic installations inviting invention and critique of expressions of national identity.

SMS 0478 175 091
to insert your contribution

enter a word or short phrase
for the LED screen
eg. ‘firstword secondword’ or
‘short phrase’

(filtered by dictionary)

/ rewrite our anthems
/ reimagine national identity

New Anthems 5 / now closed (August 24 – September 2, 2012)
Art with Altitude, Airport Village, Brisbane, Australia

02.09.12 / 04:03PM

I still call Australia for a fix

02.09.12 / 03:58PM

I still call Australia a yard

02.09.12 / 03:16PM

I still call Australia neolithic

02.09.12 / 02:36PM

I still call Australia vivian

02.09.12 / 02:12PM

I still call Australia homey

02.09.12 / 01:34PM

I still call Australia emma

02.09.12 / 12:58PM

I still call Australia awesome

02.09.12 / 12:55PM

I still call Australia complicated

02.09.12 / 12:46PM

I still call Australia scatological

02.09.12 / 12:43PM

I still call Australia drunk

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New Anthems 4 / now closed (May 19 – June 22, 2011)
Ideas Festival, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

21.06.11 / 06:56PM

how do we wonder why while our earth are burning

21.06.11 / 06:31PM

how do we plebiscite while our elections are burning

21.06.11 / 01:02PM

how do we enjoy our curry while our mouths are burning

21.06.11 / 12:50PM

how do we sing while our tests are burning

19.06.11 / 05:02PM

how do we become one while our minds are burning

19.06.11 / 04:54PM

how do we weep while our heads are burning

18.06.11 / 04:41PM

how do we finish our curry while our mouths are burning

18.06.11 / 04:24PM

how do we use wireless while our laptops are burning

18.06.11 / 04:10PM

how do we negative gear while our dreams are burning

18.06.11 / 11:09AM

how do we use wireless while our laptops are burning

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New Anthems 3 / now closed (Feb 5 – March 5, 2010)
Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane, Australia

04.03.10 / 09:21PM

And he needed to conform as he sat and advanced australia fair by the billabong.

04.03.10 / 07:51AM

And he gloated as he sat and developed by the billabong.

02.03.10 / 07:00PM

And he horripulated as he sat and truncated by the billabong.

27.02.10 / 09:17PM

And he stood as he sat and lay by the billabong.

26.02.10 / 08:25PM

And he monkeys as he sat and the by the billabong.

26.02.10 / 08:09AM

And he lamented the valley as he sat and wondered where next by the billabong.

24.02.10 / 07:23AM

And he was always a he as he sat and was never a she by the billabong.

23.02.10 / 10:23AM

And he choked on the fumes as he sat and idled underground by the billabong.

22.02.10 / 08:04AM

And he believed the media as he sat and swallowed their lies by the billabong.

21.02.10 / 11:16AM

And he sent an email as he sat and surfed the internet by the billabong.

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New Anthems 2 / now closed (Sept 14 – Sept 28, 2009)
Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane, Australia

28.09.09 / 01:38PM

I love a impecunious country, a land of supercilious plains.

27.09.09 / 12:06PM

I love a nuclear country, a land of radioactive plains.

26.09.09 / 11:00AM

I love a suburban country, a land of eight mile plains.

25.09.09 / 10:00AM

I love a classless country, a land of pull the other one plains.

24.09.09 / 12:08PM

I love a conterminous country, a land of pulchritude plains.

24.09.09 / 10:35AM

I love a great south east country, a land of laurel plains.

23.09.09 / 10:35PM

I love a well-cleared country, a land of dust plains.

23.09.09 / 12:46PM

I love a lucky country, a land of in denial plains.

22.09.09 / 09:12PM

I love a beer-soaked country, a land of pickled livers and plains.

22.09.09 / 08:34PM

I love a this is a lovely waste country, a land of enjoy it as is plains.

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New Anthems 1 / now closed (July 22 – Aug 20, 2009)
Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane, Australia

20.08.09 / 05:35PM

australians all let us indulge the stock market, for we are young and it's days are numbered

20.08.09 / 03:41PM

australians all let us blame the system, for we are young and blaming each other

20.08.09 / 11:23AM

australians all let us prune our hedges, for we are young and tidy gardeners

20.08.09 / 11:03AM

australians all let us be ourselves, for we are young and too busy being cool

19.08.09 / 10:46AM

australians all let us look after each other, for we are young and in it together

18.08.09 / 10:46AM

australians all let us loose our religion, for we are young and need a new faith

17.08.09 / 07:22PM

australians all let us pay our bills, for we are young and we don't want to be old and broke

16.08.09 / 04:25PM

australians all let us go outside, for we are young and the sun is shining

16.08.09 / 07:27AM

australians all let us over indulge, for we are young and want it all

15.08.09 / 09:28AM

australians all let us pay the rent, for we are young and trespassing

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