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Thanks to a new partnership ArtsHub is seeking new writers, with a special focus on writers of colour.
In the latest ArtsHubbub episode, we speak with Carly Findlay about ableism, the media and the new book Growing Up Disabled in Australia.
Persevering through rejection and criticism are vital for successful artists but they are even more important when your ideas are unconventional.
‘It is more than the objects – it is a culture,’ said Patricia Piccinini, of her Skywhale family, and their capacity to capture a collective contemporary narrative of family and care – and dealing with a lack of control.
Editor-in-chief and co-founder of New York-based arts news site, Hyperallergic, Hrag Vartanian will present the keynote speech for Artshub’s Visions 2020 conference, bringing his unique view on social justice, artist advocacy and hope.
A win for the regions – $6.7 million investment by the Andrews Labor Government to develop the National Centre For Photography has been announced for Ballarat.
Despite international borders remaining closed, it is the Aboriginal arts sector that is demonstrating how to work around the barriers, with two major exhibitions being toured to Europe this month.
From Robodebt, bushfires, COVID19, to #LetUsSpeak, and so much more; Australian journalists are recognised for their tireless efforts in bringing to the public the most important news of our times.
Diversity in historical fiction is honoured with prize money doubling for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize.
The Australia Council has released new protocols addressing key legal, ethical and moral considerations for the use of Indigenous cultural material in the arts.
In the latest ArtsHubbub we look at the ways in which giving is supported in the arts. We speak with a longtime Perth Festival volunteer, the CEO of philanthropy organisation Creative Partnerships Australia, and other guests about the importance of giving back to the arts.
Arab-Australian writers donate rare works to raise funds through an auction to support initiatives in Lebanon after the blasts in Beirut.
In our longest podcast so far we look at the barriers that stop many from participating in the art, especially disability and race.
Self-made businessman, John Schaeffer was arguably Australia’s greatest collector of Pre-Raphaelite art, his gifts to our state institutions leaving a legacy for generations.
Big gestures are being made around the world to get the studios humming but what how is the rest of the world re-starting studios and productions. This may well be a triumph of hope over common sense.
A national survey of over 23,000 respondents shows that 67% of audiences will return to arts venues once they believe the risk of COVID-19 transmission is minimal, although 11% won’t be back until risk of infection has completely abated.
A new report by Res Artis looks at the impact of cancelled artist residencies globally, with a flood of artists leaving the sector due to dwindling career opportunities and lack of financial support.
Unsure how burning a Banksy original could make it more valuable? Welcome to the world of non-fungible token art.
Is the emerging artist label only useful for finding grants and opportunities, or can creative practitioners benefit from thinking about different phases of their practice?
Actors discover muscle memory propelling them across the stage after 49 weeks off, and also discuss the impact of J.K. Rowling’s transphobia on the Harry Potter brand.
Christopher Hodges was one of the first Australian art dealers to represent and champion contemporary Aboriginal artists. Here, he reflects on a seminal moment in First Nations art history and a new exhibition he has curated to celebrate the landmark event.
If non-disabled artists listen to those with chronic illness and disabilities, we may yet re-build as a kinder, more robust arts industry that is ready for anything and anyone, argues Fleur Kilpatrick.
Janice Florence from Arts Access Victoria and Emily Sexton with the Arts House team explain how and why they spent 18 months developing an expansive Disability and Inclusion Action Plan for Arts House.
The classical music sector has long been dominated by men, a situation only amplified for classical saxophonists. The sexism in the industry needs to change, says performer, researcher and educator Jazmin Ealden.
What should we take with us from COVID? In a year when everything changed, Shantel Wetherall looks at how we could embrace another major shift in our thinking, akin to that needed to engage effectively with the global climate emergency.
With a perspective from US theatre, Elsa Hiltner believes now is the time to talk about equity in pay and that it will improve the works produced.
The future can't get here fast enough was the perfect start for ArtsHub’s Visions 2020 conference. We look at the key takeaways from our panelists and keynote speaker Hrag Vartanian, as we look at what the sector needs in 2021.
A panel of thinkers and academics tackled the misperceptions around the Creative Economy, and how the arts and culture sector fits within it.
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After 49 weeks, The Boy Who Lived returns to the Melbourne stage; the first international production of the sequel to return after COVID 19. But does the story survive in 2021?
Tosh Greenslade and Andrew Weldon mercilessly lampoon the prime minister.
A wonderful and immersive experience, the Triennial takes the visitor on a long and circuitous journey through time and space.
Edited by Cameron Muir, Kirsten Wehner and Jenny Newell, these excellent essays speak more of loss than of hope.
A family friendly vibe, Galea leads the way as our charming host of Best Trick Ever presented at the Sydney Opera House.
Comedian, actor, writer and director Sam Longley beautifully brings to life the 'revised' version of Jack and the Beanstalk.
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