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.Events & Festivals

Things to do this Chinese New Year Festival

The 20th Sydney Chinese New Year Festival is more than delicious food, Lion Dancers and dragon boat races. We’ve picked out just a few of the fascinating art events around …

Art Money

Art Money after 6 months

It’s been six months since 10 Group launched Art Money, an interest-free loan scheme to help you buy local art. Backed with seed funding by the City of Sydney as …

Grayson Perry, Expulsion from Number 8 Eden Close from the series The Vanity of Small Differences, 2012, wool, cotton, acrylic, polyester and silk tapestry, edition of 6 plus 2 Aps , image courtesy the Artist and Victoria Miro, London © Grayson Perry
.Creative Spaces

Five must-see arts exhibitions this summer

If you find time slowing down as we get closer to the end of the year, there are plenty of cultural exhibitions to keep you centered. Here’s a list of …

To be free is to have no fear, Nadia Hernandez
.Art & About

To be free is to have no fear

Sydney is a city full of art and art galleries. It’s also a city with many blank walls. Art & About Sydney and Elliott Routledge of Funstudio have collaborated to …

Jason Wing's 'In Between Two Worlds'
.City Art

Sydney’s favourite public artworks

Which public artwork makes you stop and look up? Some like Jason Wing’s piercing blue cherubs of In Between Two Worlds, which light up an unassuming Chinatown alleyway (shown above). …

Sydney Masonic Centre. This building is featured in Sydney Open 2015

Peek inside Sydney’s secret buildings

On one day only, some of Sydney’s most intriguing buildings are throwing open their doors to the public. Ever wanted to explore the subterranean world of St James Station? Or …

Khaled Sabsabi, Syria (video still), 2012

Recalibrating Culture – Survey Call Out

In the last 10 years, the number of Australians engaged in paid or unpaid artistic or cultural activity has increased by over 50%. Western Sydney University, Arts NSW, six local …

.Creative Spaces

Space to play for young theatre group

Since the inception of our rehearsal space program, a bunch of venues across our local area have been getting a workout. Designed to ensure we make use of available space …

.Events & Festivals

Discover The Other Art Fair

The Other Art Fair (10-13 September) is where you can buy directly from local emerging artists, not yet represented by a gallery and maybe even discover future stars. The artists …