Paradise of portraits


· Tuesday, May 14, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


An exhibition at 107 Projects in Redfern in May features photographic portraits taken in the Redfern-Alexandria-Waterloo area.

‘We want our rivers back’


· Tuesday, May 14, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


“The river is the blood of the Earth,” said Muruwari and Budjiti artist Bruce Shillingsworth at the Yaama Ngunna Baaka – Welcome to Our River exhibition.

Goodbye, but not the final curtain for the Genesian


· Thursday, May 9, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


The Genesian Theatre, a very well-loved, small, central-Sydney theatre, is to be ingested by a new 187-bedroom, 18-storey hotel and ground level retail and restaurant development that will be built beside it and cantilevered over it.

Ghenoa Gela – doing it her way


· Tuesday, April 9, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


An interview with Ghenoa Gela whose one-woman show My Urrwai has toured Australia and soon will be opening at the Sydney Opera House.

Kimberley rising


· Wednesday, April 3, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


Sydney-born landscape artist Luke Sciberras’ exhibition Rose in View features works made on location in remote regions of the Kimberley Coast in Western Australia.

Stewardship of the Earth and the body


· Wednesday, April 3, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


On Sunday March 3, the distinguished, multi-award-winning Canadian writer Margaret Atwood spoke at the Sydney Opera House as part of the UNSW Centre for Ideas 2019 program of live talks.

Orchard Gallery marks first ten years


· Tuesday, March 5, 2019 · Leave a Comment 


In early February I met with the Rev. Andrew Collis and Catherine Skipper in the manse studio to reflect on 10 years of the Orchard Gallery (South Sydney Uniting Church).

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.