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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Published: 18 Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments

This month’s Instagram gallery shows our city’s coolest shade. Next month, we’ll feature the a to z of Sydney’s typography. If you want to see your Instagram photo here, use …

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

We may not have Copenhagen’s magnificent Black Diamond library, or an outdoor collection where the books are catalogued according to the feeling they arouse – but we do have a …

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Published: 14 Jan, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

The Year of the Horse is fast approaching. As a large portion of our Asian community celebrates one of the biggest events of the year, we’re excited to see the …

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Published: 14 Jan, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

If you’re partial to taking voyeuristic adventures through some of the best interiors in the country, you surely know about hugely successful design blog, The Design Files. Just looking at …

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Author: John Wardle, Live Music and Live Performance Taskforce chair

Guest Author: John Wardle, Live Music and Live Performance Taskforce chair It’s no secret that live music in Sydney has seen better days. In light of this, a series of …

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Published: 2 Dec, 2013 | 0 Comments | Tags: , | Author: John Wardle, Live Music and Live Performance Taskforce chair

We spend a lot of time talking about festivals and new arts and cultural projects, but the memorable and enduring urban design and architecture that makes up much of the …

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Published: 2 Dec, 2013 | 0 Comments | Tags: ,

The cost of rent in Sydney is a justifiably popular conversation topic at the moment. Particularly for artists and others working in a creative field, living in the inner city …

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Published: 28 Nov, 2013 | 0 Comments | Tags:

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