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National Indigenous Art Fair returns, eco-practice forum for artists, Youth architecture and design festival, children's gallery for Tassie, Ghost Stories coming to Melbourne, plus more arts news, events and festivals.
Richard Bell survey exhibition announced, Guitar Fest tribute to Rolling Stones, Brisbane Writers Fest program, Khadim Ali survey, killing kylie jenner, plus more news and events.
Byron Bay’s Bluesfest, due to take place this weekend, has been cancelled in a bid to stop COVID cases being transmitted in the area after a local tested positive to the virus.
Kids Van Gogh challenge, Stella Prize shortlist, Midsumma Festival program, Adelaide Fringe outcomes, National Archives anniversary, YUCK Circus to tour WA, free outdoor concerts and more arts news.
Dark Mofo has cancelled a project calling for contributions of ‘First Nations blood’ after outcry.
MTC announces Act 2 of its program, symphony immersion for Stonnington, results for Adelaide Festival, new art acquisitions for MCA and Tate, Mona announces next exhibition, plus more arts news.
Recognising that SA businesses and adjoining industries benefit from festivals and cultural attractions, a new cross-industry alliance with tourism aims to significantly bolster or reimagine cooperation.
Art Activism conference, Support for Tassie arts events, biggest LEGO show for kids, circus comes to QLD, a first look at Persian arts and culture, and love stories in our national capital, plus more arts news.
At Pause Fest’s Why Creativity Matters panel, professionals from fields including advertising, design and technology discuss the value of being creative and why we need divergent thinkers in society.
Sculpture by Sea needs help, life drawing on opera stage, WA's Fringe World outcome, QSO goes bush to perform, La Mama's Banksia Festival, and more arts news.
ArtsHub jobs data shows that there has been a strong increase in the number of positions for First Nations professionals offered at arts organisations over the past two years.
In the latest ArtsHubbub episode, we speak with Carly Findlay about ableism, the media and the new book Growing Up Disabled in Australia.
Artists working in schools, new festival for Newcastle, chalking on Parliament steps, Carriageworks takeover, film meets chamber music and rockin' new venue for Brunswick, plus more arts news.
Despite cutting its staff by half as COVID hit, the Biennale of Sydney delivered over 600 programs to audiences, and recorded other interesting statistics as it pivoted online.
Illuminate Adelaide, the nation’s latest winter arts festival, has released the first glimpse of its inaugural program.
It's been called ‘the biggest showcase of Victorian artists in the state’s history’, but the new RISING winter festival may just live up to that tag with 12 nights of culture and ceremony at some of Melbourne’s most iconic landmarks.
Dark Mofo doesn't deserve our blood, says Wemba-Wemba & Gunditjmara woman Paola Balla, a visual artist, curator, writer and lecturer. She notes that the need for Black curators who work from community standpoints is now urgent.
Can 'hyperlocal' arts programming save Australia’s previously thriving festival scene? Or are audiences still looking for the big names from overseas?
Companies collaborating with Irish and New Zealand colleagues tell us how their productions are forging ahead despite the pandemic. Dogged determination means the shows can go on.
Is it just a calendar date, or is it opportunity to promote acceptance and diversity via the arts? We speak with Asian Australian artists and arts managers this Lunar New Year.
Can Perth have an ethical and sustainable Fringe Festival?
Agility, adaptability and upskilling are all part of the process, but gifs are important too. Lessons learned from Melbourne Fringe's first foray into presenting a festival digitally.
Solvency records show that the inaugural Biennale of Australian Art (BOAA) still owes around $350,000 to artists and vendors, while its Director moves on to open a new gallery.
In the coronavirus crisis there have been calls from all sides to 'save the arts', but we should also ask what sort of arts industry we want to save.
Despite all Arts Ministers meeting yesterday, Queensland has been the only state to step up with a stimulus package in the awake of Coronavirus' decimation of the sector.
While attending Adelaide Festival, Jared Thomas saw something that made him question years of racism and set him on the path to becoming a writer.
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Mixing circus, puppetry and the odd fart joke, the Dummies return with a show that takes you camping even when you can't find a spot for the tent.
Ben Kochan is obviously a comedy lover and observer of the odd – naming his show for an audience member’s fumble in Penn and Teller: Fool Us – but this has made him unsure which comedy he’s actually practicing in his latest show.
The real-life story of dog-whisperer Martin McKenna, whose life took him from misery in Limerick to a new life in Nimbin, becomes theatrical gold in this production for audiences aged 12 and up.
Adelaide’s contemporary circus powerhouse return to the stage with a bold new work that is unlikely to have been made were it not for the constraints of COVID providing a rare opportunity to unite their three performance ensembles.
This debut work by Jasmin Sheppard is a potent and poetic metaphor for many First Nations Australians as they confront the pressures to blend in.
Three new works presented as part of MONA FOMA 2021, created by BIG hART, Second Echo Ensemble and Hobart-based artist Loren Kronemyer.
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