The Founders

Alison Ward – Founding Director

Alison Ward – Founding Director

Alison began the Habitable Spaces project with Shane Heinemeier in early 2011 and has since been engaged with research, planning and fundraising for the project.

Shane Heinemeier – Founding Director

Shane Heinemeier – Founding Director

Shane is a painter from San Antonio, Texas, whose work is an abstraction of the idea of landscape, and the method of landscape painting.

Habitable Spaces

Habitable Spaces

Habitable Spaces will be an artists’ residence with a difference – as a working farm, trading post, sustainable research outpost and as an experiment in collective living.