australia

Queensland has saved a Hollywood blockbuster, but the local film industry is still missing out

“Our voices are in danger of being drowned out by a deluge of overseas content”

Hobart’s poorer suburbs are missing out on the ‘MONA effect’

Without shopping in Glenorchy or visiting other parts of the municipality, almost no benefits are passed on to this area

Science makes art. But could art save the Australian manufacturing industry?

It will be crucial to bridge the gap between design and production

In a notoriously sexist art form, Australian women composers are making their voices heard

Australian women are writing music that tackles colonisation and misogyny

Explainer: why the rock art of Murujuga deserves World Heritage status

Australia is relatively unique because here there are still cultural connections between rock art and the people who created it

Lena Nahlous on Diversity Arts Australia

Lena has over 20 years’ experience in arts, cultural and media organisations, and has managed screen and digital media–based initiatives

Arts and culture under the Coalition: a lurch between aggression and apathy

The last six years has seen a combination of ministerial whim and purposeless economising