New Farm Next Door was a forum instigated by Earth Canvas and held at the National Museum of Australia in August 2022 in conjunction with the opening of the Earth Canvas Exhibition.
The forum invited farmers, artists, scientists and writers to participate in creative and lively discussion of the approaching regenerative agriculture paradigm. Considering the artistic perspective and looking at the landscape through the eyes of artists.
The heart of the Earth Canvas project is engaging with the land and a vision for a healthier world. Speakers and panellists included Dr Ken Henry AC, Gabriel Chan, Dr Charles Massy OAM, Serenity Hill, Stacey Curcio, Darren Doherty, Professor David Lindenmayer, Professor Sasha Grishin, Alexander Boynes, Jenny Bell, Harry Watson, John Wolseley, Dr Sue Ogilvie, Rebecca Gorman, Gillian Sanbrook, and Nick and Deanna Austin.
The event was supported by Earth Canvas Inc., The National Museum of Australia, ACT Government Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate with funding provided by the Australian Government National Landcare Program.