Darkness reigns at Dark Mofo 2014

Darkness reigns for the next fortnight, as the Museum of Old and New Art’s winter festival, Dark Mofo 2014, launches to celebrate the dark through large-scale public art, food, music, light, film and noise, over the next...

Casting Guild of Australia launches

If you’ve seen any Australian produced film and TV projects in the last 30 years, chances are a member of the newly formed Casting Guild of Australia (CGA) played a key role its casting. Established in 2013 as a no...

Explainer: what is a biennale?

Chances are you’ve heard of an art biennale, even if you haven’t visited one. This year’s Biennale of Sydney hit the headlines with a controversy over sponsor Transfield’s links to off-shore refugee detention centres. An...

Australia Council awards Indigenous excellence

Outstanding achievement in Indigenous arts were celebrated at the Australia Council’s National Indigenous Arts Awards, when four exceptional Indigenous artists were presented at a ceremony on Tuesday 3 June at the Sydney...