People Behind the Projects – meet Bradley McPherson

Bradley McPherson, ‘Willows on Worcester’ design teamWho are you, what do you do and what is an interesting fact about you?My name is Bradley MacPherson and I’m a 2nd-year Architecture student studying at the Ara Institute of Canterbury. I am both Māori...

SAYONARA Soup – Beth Hutt, Kairos Free Store

Beth Hutt, Kairos Free Store/SAYONARA SoupBeth is a Person behind the Project behind the Project: she was the winner of the Soup pot at our SAYONARA Soup event earlier in the year, and Kairos Free Store has been going from strength to strength, most recently featuring...

DIVERSCITY PEOPLE – meet Jim Goodwin

Meet Jim Goodwin Can you tell me who you are, what you do and give us an interesting fact about you?  Nurse. Woodworker extraordinaire. I make stuff, I grow stuff, I like people. I was born the same day British families were evacuated from the canal...

Welcome to Lilllydale

In 2017, Ryan did some work in Lilydale, Yarra Ranges, Victoria. The Victorian state arts entity, Creative Victoria, are supporting ‘Creative Suburbs’ community arts projects all over the state. The Yarra Ranges Council approached Gap Filler to mentor...

Ping Pong tables travel to Christchurch International Airport!

Christchurch Airport has added two outdoor ping pong tables, previously located in the city, to its outdoor plaza. The tables had their first public outing near the Bridge of Remembrance and Re:Start as part of Gap Filler’s Ping Pong project which saw three concrete...

CitySide: our first work alongside one of the anchor projects

Something new and exciting has come to the city! And we’ve got our sticky hands all over it. Gap Filler has been experimenting for a long time now with ways our (and other) temporary projects can have long-term community outcomes. Recent projects such as Super Street...