visual art June 4, 2022

The Milk of Dreams

The power of works displayed at the 59th Venice Biennale has the male canon lying in smithereens.

exhibition March 19, 2022

Rīvus, the 23rd Biennale of Sydney

Imaginative and quietly radical, rīvus, the 23rd edition of the Biennale of Sydney, collapses the hierarchy between nature and culture.

dance November 20, 2021

2022 Sydney Festival director Olivia Ansell

Sydney Festival’s new director, Olivia Ansell, wants to remind the city of its unruly histories.

visual art August 21, 2021

White Male Artist

A mischievous work of conceptual art aims to critique the multimillion-dollar art market in NFTs – and the joke might ultimately be on the buyers.

visual art July 10, 2021

Diaspora, Psyche

In his show Diaspora, Psyche John Young’s works cut through reductionist identity politics.

visual art July 10, 2021

Dušan and Voitre Marek

A rare joint exhibition of Czech–Australian surrealists Dušan and Voitre Marek traces the connections within the brothers’ divergent lives.

visual art June 12, 2021

Shadow Boxer

As Maitland Regional Art Gallery’s exhibition Shadow Boxer demonstrates, there are strong parallels between the making of art and the art of boxing.

visual art June 12, 2021

Performance artist Mike Parr

Mike Parr is Australia’s most-celebrated performance artist. His latest work undoes assumptions about what it means to look and to see.

exhibition May 22, 2021

Disney: The Magic of Animation

ACMI’s spectacular exhibition of Disney animation – chosen from an archive of more than 65 million works – pays tribute to the lesser known but striking talents that helped to create this cultural behemoth.