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theatre May 21, 2022

Playwright, actor and director Elena Carapetis

Playwright, actor and director Elena Carapetis’s latest project brings teenage bad-ass Antigone to the present day.

design May 14, 2022

Artist and curator David Sequeira

Since haunting galleries as a teenager, David Sequeira’s art has been driven by awe of human expressiveness.

film May 7, 2022

Filmmaker Céline Sciamma

Screenwriter and director Céline Sciamma melds the everyday and the miraculous in her latest feature, Petite Maman.

visual art April 30, 2022

Photographer James J. Robinson

Filipino–Australian photographer James J. Robinson empowers his subjects – whether celebrated or unknown – with an aesthetic of excess.

music April 23, 2022

Artist and noise-musician Marco Fusinato

In representing Australia at this year’s Venice Biennale, musician and artist Marco Fusinato offers a rebuke to nationalism.

culture April 16, 2022

Melbourne Arts Precinct head Katrina Sedgwick

Katrina Sedgwick brings a rich background in performance and civic life to her new job as chief executive of the Melbourne Arts Precinct.

music April 9, 2022

Singer–songwriter Charli XCX

The latest album from Charli XCX sees the British pop sensation at her most volatile and poignant.

music April 2, 2022

Band Camp Cope

Melbourne punk trio Camp Cope bring a hard-won sense of perspective to their new album.

theatre March 26, 2022

Singer, performer and advocate Robyn Archer

Robyn Archer might now be best known as one of our great cultural advocates, but as a performer she remains an icon.

theatre March 19, 2022

Drag queen Courtney Act

Australia’s most celebrated drag queen, Courtney Act, is now moving to centre stage at the Sydney Theatre Company.

music March 5, 2022

Musician and author Eliza Hull

When she had her daughter, musician Eliza Hull couldn’t find any books about parenting with disability – so she created her own.