film December 4, 2021

Actor Timothée Chalamet

For his leading role in Denis Villeneuve’s Dune Timothée Chalamet has been charged with ‘saving the film industry’, but he wears the mantle modestly.

visual art November 27, 2021

Author and artist Shubigi Rao

Shubigi Rao’s unclassifiable writing and visual art wryly unpack the disappearances of Empire.

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.

music November 13, 2021

Beach House’s Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand

On the brink of their biggest release yet, Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally reflect on what has made Beach House the darling of indie pop.

film November 6, 2021

Actor, director and writer Leah Purcell

Leah Purcell’s life and spirituality are expressed directly through her work, as writer, director and performer.

film October 30, 2021

Filmmaker and director Todd Haynes

Todd Haynes’s revelatory documentary The Velvet Underground is the latest in a long career of portraying outsiders.

culture October 23, 2021

Novelist and Björk collaborator Sjón

Behind Sjón’s multifaceted work – novels, poems, screenplays and some of Björk’s greatest hits – is a profound belief in the power of poetic imagination.

culture October 16, 2021

New Gold Mountain Director Corrie Chen

For Corrie Chen, the chance to direct the groundbreaking television series New Gold Mountain was the fulfilment of a dream.

culture October 9, 2021

Sculptor and ceramicist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran

Sri Lankan–Australian sculptor and ceramicist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran refuses to be pigeonholed.

culture October 2, 2021

Twenty years on

A multiplatform project launching this month melds visual art and journalism to mark the cost of two decades of conflict in Afghanistan.

music September 25, 2021

Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine

Their intense collaboration has seen Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine commingle the sacred and profane.