Culture Buff

Tapestry in progress: Gordian Knot, 2016

18 March 2017 9:00 am

For a creative arts organisation to operate successfully in Australia for 40 years is an achievement in itself. The Australian…

Cressida Campbell Margaret Olley interior (detail) 1992 hand-coloured woodblock Private Collection

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Margaret Olley had a gift for friendship, that is, in addition to her gifts as a wonderful painter. Among her…

Cressida Campbell Margaret Olley interior (detail) 1992 hand-coloured woodblock Private Collection

9 March 2017 3:00 pm

Margaret Olley had a gift for friendship, that is, in addition to her gifts as a wonderful painter. Among her…

Cressida Campbell Margaret Olley interior (detail) 1992 hand-coloured woodblock Private Collection

9 March 2017 3:00 pm

Margaret Olley had a gift for friendship, that is, in addition to her gifts as a wonderful painter. Among her…

Alison Whyte and Colin Friels

4 March 2017 9:00 am

When I was at secondary school in the 1950s, we were taught about the significance of the 20th century’s Irish…

Alison Whyte and Colin Friels

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

When I was at secondary school in the 1950s, we were taught about the significance of the 20th century’s Irish…

Alison Whyte and Colin Friels

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

When I was at secondary school in the 1950s, we were taught about the significance of the 20th century’s Irish…

The Australian Ballet Faster

25 February 2017 9:00 am

I imagine that quite a few subscribers to the Australian Ballet would be happiest if they were only offered full…

The Australian Ballet Faster

23 February 2017 3:00 pm

I imagine that quite a few subscribers to the Australian Ballet would be happiest if they were only offered full…

The Australian Ballet Faster

23 February 2017 3:00 pm

I imagine that quite a few subscribers to the Australian Ballet would be happiest if they were only offered full…

Vincent van Gogh Wheat Field with Cypresses, Saint-Rémy, 1889. The National Gallery London

18 February 2017 9:00 am

Make sure you are in Melbourne between late April and early July to see the important Van Gogh exhibition coming…

Vincent van Gogh Wheat Field with Cypresses, Saint-Rémy, 1889. The National Gallery London

16 February 2017 3:00 pm

Make sure you are in Melbourne between late April and early July to see the important Van Gogh exhibition coming…

Vincent van Gogh Wheat Field with Cypresses, Saint-Rémy, 1889. The National Gallery London

16 February 2017 3:00 pm

Make sure you are in Melbourne between late April and early July to see the important Van Gogh exhibition coming…

James Cook items, Treasures Gallery, NLA, Canberra

11 February 2017 9:00 am

If you missed the 100 Objects from the British Museum on display at the Museum of Australia, don’t despair, there…

James Cook items, Treasures Gallery, NLA, Canberra

9 February 2017 3:00 pm

If you missed the 100 Objects from the British Museum on display at the Museum of Australia, don’t despair, there…

James Cook items, Treasures Gallery, NLA, Canberra

9 February 2017 3:00 pm

If you missed the 100 Objects from the British Museum on display at the Museum of Australia, don’t despair, there…

Jason Chong & Mark Leonard Winter in Chimerica

4 February 2017 9:00 am

This is one for the brighter kids in the class. Chimerica by British playwright Lucy Kirkwood was first produced by…

Jason Chong & Mark Leonard Winter in Chimerica

2 February 2017 3:00 pm

This is one for the brighter kids in the class. Chimerica by British playwright Lucy Kirkwood was first produced by…

Jason Chong & Mark Leonard Winter in Chimerica

2 February 2017 3:00 pm

This is one for the brighter kids in the class. Chimerica by British playwright Lucy Kirkwood was first produced by…

Lucia Martin-Cartón soprano soloist

28 January 2017 9:00 am

Countless indignities have been visited upon the Hallelujah Chorus. Currently it is being used in a suggestive television commercial for…

Lucia Martin-Cartón soprano soloist

26 January 2017 3:00 pm

Countless indignities have been visited upon the Hallelujah Chorus. Currently it is being used in a suggestive television commercial for…

Lucia Martin-Cartón soprano soloist

26 January 2017 3:00 pm

Countless indignities have been visited upon the Hallelujah Chorus. Currently it is being used in a suggestive television commercial for…

Dress worn by Yvonne Kenny as Armida in Rinaldo

21 January 2017 9:00 am

If you think you haven’t got anything to wear, then Opera Australia may be able to help you. At the…

Dress worn by Yvonne Kenny as Armida in Rinaldo

19 January 2017 3:00 pm

If you think you haven’t got anything to wear, then Opera Australia may be able to help you. At the…

Dress worn by Yvonne Kenny as Armida in Rinaldo

19 January 2017 3:00 pm

If you think you haven’t got anything to wear, then Opera Australia may be able to help you. At the…