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Using movie magic to give the personal touch to interiors

Using movie magic to give the personal touch to interiors

Her new coffee-table book, Élan, is layered with objects and art, fabrics and furniture, much of it custom designed.

  • by Karen McCartney

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Banksy? I’ve never understood the hype
Arts

Banksy? I’ve never understood the hype

In the third of an occasional series, illustrator and author Oslo Davis counts his top 10 cultural touchstones.

  • by Oslo Davis
No sculpture at Bondi? Manly, Wollombi and Mudgee offer a fix
Opinion
Review

No sculpture at Bondi? Manly, Wollombi and Mudgee offer a fix

With the annual Sculpture by the Sea on pause due to coronavirus, the Quarantine station, the Hunter Valley and Mudgee provide alternatives for art lovers.

  • by John McDonald
Arts companies left waiting for federal government funding
Arts

Arts companies left waiting for federal government funding

Money from a $250 million lifeline set aside by the federal government to assist the arts and entertainment sector survive COVID-19 is unlikely to start flowing until close to the end of the year.

  • by Linda Morris
Deborah Kelly is fighting 'truth decay' by inventing a new religion
Performing arts

Deborah Kelly is fighting 'truth decay' by inventing a new religion

To save the world from Trump, climate deniers and crackpots, it's time for a new belief system. One Sydney artist has come up with a creative solution.

  • by Nick Galvin
Merger of state's museums and archives a step closer
Sydney

Merger of state's museums and archives a step closer

A parliamentary inquiry has given the green light to plans to bring together two cultural custodians of the state's history.

  • by Linda Morris
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House rules when it comes to creativity at school
High school

House rules when it comes to creativity at school

Creativity in education positively impacts student engagement, an evaluation of a Sydney Opera House project finds.

  • by Linda Morris
Art Gallery of NSW unveils plans for rejuvenation project
Arts

Art Gallery of NSW unveils plans for rejuvenation project

The renovations will allow visitors to experience original architectural elements of the building unseen for decades.

  • by Linda Morris
A Melbourne artist's show opened and no one saw it. He's OK with that
Visual art

A Melbourne artist's show opened and no one saw it. He's OK with that

Artist Rick Amor realises it's odd, but he doesn't really mind that his latest exhibition hung for a month in a closed, dark gallery, and nobody saw it.

  • by Nick Miller
'Outsider' releasing giant swathe of vital Indigenous art to auction
Arts

'Outsider' releasing giant swathe of vital Indigenous art to auction

The second work in legendary artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye's “Final Series” to come to market is to be auctioned in Sydney.

  • by Steve Meacham
Inspirational art: from photocopies to seductive selfie magnets
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Inspirational art: from photocopies to seductive selfie magnets

A major survey of Lindy Lee's work charts a journey from photocopied creations to alluring large-scale public sculptures made with metal and soldering irons.

  • by John McDonald