As the festive season draws near, New Year’s (and the critical date of 1 January 2015) shortly follows. As a consequence, the Australian Communications and Media Authority is strongly urging …

Read the rest →

Published: 18 Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

What does a dancer look like? A new, undaunted production puts bigger bodies on stage and reclaims their creative capacity in defiance of aesthetic norms. In her final work as …

Read the rest →

Published: 10 Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Veteran street artist Numskull has just painted his biggest wall to date. His mural Here, Now created as part of Art & About Sydney, reminds the hurried crowds of Pitt …

Read the rest →

Published: 11 Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

At last month’s City Conversation, Graham Jahn AM, Director of City Planning, Development and Transport delivered an astute and rousing vision for Sydney. In case you missed it, you can …

Read the rest →

Published: 11 Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

When it comes to ideas and originality, Tiny Stadiums are local heroes. The annual festival of live art by PACT Centre for Emerging Artists has been infiltrating Erskineville for six …

Read the rest →

Published: 11 Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

Watch Australia’s most highly awarded pavement artist, Jenny McCracken and Dutch internet sensation Leon Keer create an incredible 3D artwork on the forecourt of Custom’s House as part of the eighth …

Read the rest →

Published: 20 Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

As if a day of sunning yourself with a gozleme in hand in Camperdown Memorial Rest Park isn’t reason enough to go, this year’s Newtown Festival is running a week-long …

Read the rest →

Published: 20 Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

A haunting new photograph exhibition officially opened by Lord Mayor Clover Moore at Customs House boldly confronts one of the biggest global events of our time. The Story of Our …

Read the rest →

Published: 13 Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

A brand new library and plaza is planned for the very centre of Green Square. Collector of enviable titles Jess Scully – editor, festival director and sometime provocateur in the …

Read the rest →

Published: 12 Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

In thinking about what the future of public art in Sydney might look like, we revisits notable public projects around the world. Over the past couple of weeks, a 50 …

Read the rest →

Published: 12 Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

Big Fag Press is an artist-run printing collective that’s been independently producing a special limited-run press for about 10 years. They’ve recently moved to a brand new location on the …

Read the rest →

Published: 15 Jul, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

In partnership with some incredible architects, we’re very excited to be recognised by the state’s architecture body, the Australian Institute of Architects Awards NSW, for three projects. Pictured are our …

Read the rest →

In her other-worldy, atmospheric installations, Lynette Wallworth is said to create, moments of transfiguration that come wholly unlooked for, as puncturing instants of experience…instants of shift that slip in under …

Read the rest →

Published: 17 Jun, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

From colonial edifices, grand fountains and murals by Indigenous artists, to kinetic sculptures and neon buildings, the preservation work of our public art collection has our City Art team up …

Read the rest →

Published: 17 Jun, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

‘Cultural Chernobyl’ is the term that’s been brazenly thrown at the stretch of Elizabeth Street between Campbell and Goulburn Streets. Indeed, walking past the bleak, brown-bricked parking lot as buses …

Read the rest →

Heffron Hall is perched on the corner of Burton and Palmer Streets and beside Albert Sloss Reserve, a small hidden playground in Darlinghurst. Built in the 60s, Heffron Hall has …

Read the rest →

Published: 17 Jun, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

At dusk, stroll down Glebe Point Road. You’ll hit Bicentennial Park, which has a great view of the Anzac Bridge. As you walk along the water’s edge, you will spot …

Read the rest →

Published: 22 May, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

In case you missed the news, Green Square’s industrial landscape is undergoing a major makeover. We’re working on a $440 million project to redevelop the area over the next 10 …

Read the rest →

Published: 22 May, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

This year’s smart ARTS exhibition, as part of Pine Street’s smart ARTS youth festival, brought together around 80 young artists from across Sydney. Artists between the ages of 15 and …

Read the rest →

Published: 29 Apr, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

There’s no shortage of design talent in Sydney, but the reality of running a business can deter talented people just starting out. One of our latest short-term creative tenants, The …

Read the rest →

Published: 29 Apr, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

It’s no secret that the historic Royal South Sydney Hospital at Green Square is undergoing a major transformation. Located on the eastern side of the Green Square Town Centre currently …

Read the rest →

Published: 29 Apr, 2014 | 0 Comments

Australian historian Robert Musil once said: “There is nothing in this world as invisible as a monument.” This is ironic, considering commemorative public art is both ubiquitous and familiar; looming …

Read the rest →

Published: 18 Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well, we’re right in the thick of one of the biggest city-wide art events of the year. You’ve loitered around some of our best galleries, glass of white wine in …

Read the rest →

Published: 18 Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags:

If you are working on a cultural project with a public audience, listen-up as applications for our annual Cultural Grants Program are now open. We are offering funding over $5,000 …

Read the rest →

Published: 18 Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments

Popular Tags