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Collingwood Yards set to open, Art Month Sydney in swing, proppaNOW survey, Aus Ballet goes digital, Young Writers Fellowship on offer, and top arts news and reviews for the week.
In the latest ArtsHubbub episode, we speak with Carly Findlay about ableism, the media and the new book Growing Up Disabled in Australia.
Green light for Parramatta Powerhouse, Dark MoFo announces dates, LGBTI tattoo art, Women Out West + more arts news.
What does Facebook’s change to content sharing mean for arts organisations? We asked the sector about what is being described as 'a cowardly response'.
New funding program supports regional galleries, festivals announce programs and special guests, the return of American Psycho, and more.
Carriageworks hands over authorship of its public space to ARIs via the project NO SHOW, designed to rethink partnerships and value in a post-pandemic arts ecosystem.
The Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards have been announced online, with Laura Jean McKay’s prescient story about a novel virus taking out this year’s Fiction category as well as the overall Victorian Prize for Literature.
The arts did better this year with Australia Day Honours, pipping the number administered for service to sports. We take a look at the mix and what it means to valuing the arts, moving forward.
A 22-year old poet stopped the world in its tracks this week, and demonstrated the power of poetry at the US Inauguration.
Craft symposium announced, MCA collection rehang, Experimenta Triennial of Media Art news, Mona kids picture book, and more arts news and opportunities.
The dates are in and 2021 is shaping up nicely for the arts, despite the possibility of pandemic postponements.
Unveiling MONA's summer shows, Kids activities on tour in VIC, Piccinini's Skywhalepapa set to fly, Old Town cast announced, plus more news and opportunities.
Creating a cultural change for women writers over the last 50 years, The Victorian Society of Women Writers are celebrating with a week-long festival.
If you're after some thought-provoking podcasts to kickstart your 2021, look no further.
Outcomes from DESIGN Canberra and AGNSW annual reports; Powerhouse Parramatta pop-up; new commissions for NPG, ACMI and Fed Square; Myer Music Bowl is back, new for Canberra Theatre and more opportunities and news.
From 'shining a light' to 'unique', 'thrilling' and 'punching above their weight', we identify the worst PR offences, with top arts publicists chiming in with their own pet peeves.
The Facebook news ban is being lifted but what did the shutdown mean for small arts organisations and publishers who relied on the platform to build audiences?
Comic creators have been wrestling with contemporary Australia and its identities in a series of publication coming out this year. What they show is a nation divided by racism and on a collision course with dystopia rather than being ‘one and free’.
Three theatre directors, an author and a visual artist speak of love and intimacy in our current pandemic, and how the arts can maintain connection when we physically can’t.
The leap of faith from a shorter work to a full-length book comes with many potential pitfalls including procrastination and self doubt. A new book has tips on how to make that jump with confidence.
The world's first robots, created by playwright Karl Čapek, appeared on a Prague stage in January 1921. This long read asks: why are we still in thrall to Čapek's once-original narrative?
This year is shaping up to be a return of the writers festival as events that were cancelled are all set to comeback in 2021. Fill your arts calendar with these writers’ festivals and literary programs.
When Facebook pulled the plug on 'news' in Australia last week, Koraly Dimitriadis saw it as the end of a long game for the social media giant, which has long been destroying journalism in Australia.
This week, as part of our 20x20 series celebrating 20 years of ArtsHub, we revisit the state of art criticism, and ask have things worsened or is there hope yet for diverse Australian criticism?
The pandemic experience shows we can’t afford to ignore this problem any longer, argues multimedia producer Mary Tran. She offers ideas for change, in this piece supported by Diversity in Australian Media.
As media cycles and social media mix the messages of our times, David Pledger argues that artists have a unique responsibility to telling the hard truths with stories that require reflection and depth.
Make your vocation your vacation as the saying goes but today it means giving up holidays and every waking hour to write a novel. Paul Dalgarno looks at how he made time for writing his latest novel Poly.
Former journalist Shaya Laughlin found herself unable to write when she was caught in the recent Beirut explosion (her home for the last two years) and in this trauma struggled to express herself when it mattered most.
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