Finding Peace – MOKUY by Gary Lang NT Dance Company

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 April 2014

Dance

Finding Peace – MOKUY by Gary Lang NT Dance Company

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 April 2014

Dance

'Gary Lang NT Dance Company is a powerful connecting force in the Northern Territory, providing opportunities for artists and audiences to explore subject matter that resonates deeply within the community.  Bringing together a unique blend of places, voices and cultures, Gary Lang’s latest work MOKUY, presented by '....

Fellows Focus – Amanda Cole

By Fiona Mackrell, 9 April 2014

Feature

Fellows Focus – Amanda Cole

By Fiona Mackrell, 9 April 2014

Feature

'Amanda Cole is a composer and interdisciplinary artist drawn to finding new ways of experiencing sound. In her latest projects she is translating music into colour and colour into music.A recipient of an Australia Council for the Arts Creative Australia Fellowship for an emerging artist, Cole is using her Fellowship to develop two audio-visual interfaces; a Programmable Lig'....

Festival of Live Art

By Andrew Donovan, 14 March 2014

Feature

Festival of Live Art

By Andrew Donovan, 14 March 2014

Feature

'Kicking off its first year, the Festival of Live Art is a 17 day festival hosted in Melbourne between the 14 – 30 March, 2014. With funding support from Emerging and Experimental Arts of the Australia Council, the Festival of Live Art (FOLA) is going to take audiences to new and intimate places, both literally and metaphorically!Recent ye'....

Home is where the Hall is

By Kristian Pellissier, 13 March 2014

Dance

Home is where the Hall is

By Kristian Pellissier, 13 March 2014

Dance

'As a primary meeting point, halls often carry the heart and collective memory of communities, written on their walls and embedded in their foundations. For over 22 years, Stompin have been creating site-specific performances from their base in Launceston, Tasmania, presenting dance in unique and engaging ways. Stompin Artistic Director '....

Fellows Focus – Gideon Obarzanek

By Fiona Mackrell, 5 March 2014

Dance

Fellows Focus – Gideon Obarzanek

By Fiona Mackrell, 5 March 2014

Dance

'Despite having flown back from rehearsals in Sydney the day before we meet in a North Melbourne café, acclaimed dance artist and choreographer Gideon Obarzanek seems relaxed.He’s been rehearsing, L’Chaim! (‘to life’ in Hebrew and Yiddish), part of a Sydney Dance Company triple bill,'....

Inter-active: learnings from the first Digital Writing Residency

By Elliott Bledsoe, 27 February 2014

Feature

Inter-active: learnings from the first Digital Writing Residency

By Elliott Bledsoe, 27 February 2014

Feature

'The act of writing is a solitary endeavour. Often, so is reading. Creating Robot University—the first project produced through the Digital Writing Residency—was far from a solo effort. Pr'....

Fiona Foley and Julie Ewington receive the 2013 Visual Arts Awards

By Vanessa Lloyd, 27 February 2014

Feature

Fiona Foley and Julie Ewington receive the 2013 Visual Arts Awards

By Vanessa Lloyd, 27 February 2014

Feature

'Announced today, the recipients of the prestigious Australia Council Visual Art Awards for 2013 are artist Fiona Foley and curator Julie Ewington. The Australia Council and CEO Tony Grybowski will celebrate the awards with Fiona, Jul'....

Lisa Wilson – a whole lake becomes

By Kristian Pellissier, 11 February 2014

Dance

Lisa Wilson – a whole lake becomes

By Kristian Pellissier, 11 February 2014

Dance

'‘Drop by drop, a whole lake becomes’: Bulgarian proverbIt takes many drops to form a lake.  For Lisa Wilson, the opportunities for her work Lake are the culmination of years of tireless work as an independent artist. Lisa’s body o'....

Fellows Focus – Eugene Ughetti

By Fiona Mackrell, 5 February 2014

Australia Council

Fellows Focus – Eugene Ughetti

By Fiona Mackrell, 5 February 2014

Australia Council

'Percussionist Eugene Ughetti has been known to trawl $2 shops looking for objects that make interesting sounds, like mixing bowls and ping-pong balls. Over the past 10 years, he has created works with glass objects, microphones, even pasta, and he plans to investiga'....