In conversation with Paolo Baratta, President, Fondazione la Biennale di Venezia

By Artery, 24 September 2014

Feature

'With the Venice Biennale, now in its 119th year, Elaine Chia, Director Venice Biennale projects, took the time to sit and talk with Paolo Baratta, President, Fondazione la Biennale di Venezia.Paolo Baratta gives us his insights and reflections on the evolution of the Venice Biennale, the important role '....

JUMP Check In: Symbiosis Collective

By Eleanor Zeichner, 26 August 2014

ECAP

JUMP Check In: Symbiosis Collective

By Eleanor Zeichner, 26 August 2014

ECAP

'Catherine Ryan and Joshua Pether established Symbiosis Collective in 2012, the same year they both graduated from WAAPA’s LINK Dance program, to present innovative dance works and provide performance opportunities for artists with disabi'....

Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

By Fiona Mackrell, 28 July 2014

Dance

Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

By Fiona Mackrell, 28 July 2014

Dance

'In the lead up to this month’s Commonwealth Games and as part of Scotland’s year long Culture 2014 program, Glasgow experimental art space Tramway presented HOT, a f'....

The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jennifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the final instalment, we talk to Britt Guy: an independent curator and producer working with ....

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the second instalment, we talk to Independent Performing Arts Producer Jenifer Leys. Jenifer is currently working with three artists includ'....

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the first instalment, we talk to Kath Papas, Creative Producer at Kath Papas Productions.  Kath is wor'....

Fellows Focus – Richard Bell

By Fiona Mackrell, 4 July 2014

Feature

Fellows Focus – Richard Bell

By Fiona Mackrell, 4 July 2014

Feature

'In highly acclaimed artist Richard Bell’s latest sharply observed film, The Dinner Party, a group of white Australians discuss their private views on the interrelationship between Aboriginal and non Aboriginal people. They sip wine over a sumptuous meal in a luxurious Brisbane riverside mansion, oblivious to their own privileged position as they blithely perpetuate rac'....

Australian writers shine at inaugural writers’ festival in London

By Jill Eddington, 4 July 2014

Feature

'The Australia Council for the Arts was pleased to support the inaugural Australia and New Zealand Festival of Literature and Arts held in London from 29 May to 1 June.One of the Council\'s aims is to promote Australia as a fearless, culturally ambitious nation. This means we look globally for opportunities to build awar'....

Four remarkable projects building Indigenous culture

By Martin Portus, 6 June 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

Four remarkable projects building Indigenous culture

By Martin Portus, 6 June 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'Four outstanding artists have been honoured at the Australia Council’s National Indigenous Arts Awards held recently at the Sydney Opera House.  While the artists hail from across Australia, pursue different art forms and range in ages from 23 to late 80s, each of their works showcase another perspec'....