Arts

Fresh angles on the world’s wild treasures

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Sergey Gorshkov has to plan for months and take all his camera gear and other supplies in by helicopter but he still finds any excuse to visit Wrangel Island in the Arctic Ocean in the Russian Far East.

Waterloo artist explores place amid displacement

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Camden, Brooklyn, Waterloo is an exhibition about place – a challenging theme for an artist living in social housing and who has no idea where the government will locate her next. What Rosalind does know is that her tiny row-house and garden are in the first area slated for demolition beginning in late 2019 and she awaits word about the next step.

Art inspires music inspires art

 

· Tuesday, August 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The paintings in Sydney Artist Andjana Pachkova’s first solo show shimmer with other-worldliness, and I’d visit that world again in a heartbeat.

Art helps survivors of domestic violence heal

 

· Tuesday, August 7, 2018 · 2 Comments 

 

Women have been finding hope and healing in the creation of large-scale paintings for an exhibition at MLC Gallery in Newtown.

Five art attacks

 

· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

When art is good it makes your heart beat faster …

A battle against extinction in the name of social improvement

 

· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Superposition Studio, designed by Future Method, makes a strong point through an artefact.

Sydney’s word-fest power packed

 

· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Sydney Writers Festival (SWF) lit up Carriageworks in the heritage-listed rail yards in Eveleigh with its “The Year of Power” theme from April 30 to May 6.

The ‘close work’ of collecting and arranging

 

· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Bowerbird is an apt title for Alana Valentine’s book as she is a practitioner of “verbatim” theatre.

Flower Power exhibition pulses with energy

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The power in Tamara Maximova’s flowers comes from her passion. “When I paint I don’t think. I feel,” she says. “Emotions. Emotions. Emotions.”

Artists’ compulsions make compelling viewing

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

If you get to see Obsessed: Compelled to Make “live”, a short film of the exhibiting artists is on continuous loop beside their artworks. You put on headphones and hear their voices. You see them at work in their studios, or outdoors on their tribal lands, and when the film is finished you get to examine the fruit of their labours.