This week's arts news and trending topics
What's in the headlines and what arts news people are talking about this week.
First Sydney Wearable Art Gala celebrates innovation and personal expression
Inspired by everything from coral reefs to being in a wheelchair, this art gala saw TAFE students wearing their art…
A burgeoning career path that links arts and law
Why important career prospects are quickly emerging at the nexus between art and law.
Equipping Asia Pacific arts leaders with critical skills
What can Asia Pacific arts leaders learn from each other regarding some of the most critical skills needed in the…
'Original' gig workers left behind by Labor’s IR Bill
Creative Workplaces was launched with the promise to raise workplace standards for arts workers, but is it able to deliver?
Wesley Enoch criticises 'an age of inarticulate leadership'
Reflecting on the state of the arts, Queensland and First Nations theatre-making at the end of 2023, Wesley Enoch has…
Opportunities and awards
K11 Art Foundation launches international prize for emerging Asian artists, plus UNSW Book Idea of the Year winner, National Arts…
Ted Hopkins: a personal reflection on his life
Many remember this remarkable man for his four-goal haul in Carlton's 1970 VFL Grand Final. But there was so much…
Dark side of the arts: where fear and transparency collide
What are arts journalists to do when those we are trying to empower to speak up fear the repercussions?
On the move: latest sector appointments
New Board members, Artistic Directors, managers and more announced across Australia and New Zealand.