Sweeping vision of the heavens

THE Hubble Telescope has inspired mathematician-artist Van Den Nieuwenhuizjen in her newest exhibition. Van Den Nieuwenhuijzen’s previous exhibition at Watson Arts Centre in 2010 was “Heavens Above and the Earth Below” and she is back this year with a collection of new works that continue on where the 2010 exhibition left off. “Heavens Above, Earth […]

Riverina and Tasmania drive imagination

IN “Infusion,” artist Angela Coombs Matthews has responded to Cataract Gorge and the Riverina with what she calls an  “ infusion” of the figure. Matthews says the surrounding landscape of the Riverina and the rugged wilderness of Tasmania’s Cataract Gorge have been the driving forces behind her  creative process, adding, “the figurative elements in the […]

Smith tops Canberra surnames

SMITH has topped the list of Canberra region’s most common surnames for the third year in the row, as listed in the 2012/13 Canberra Yellow and White Pages.  Coming second was Jones, followed by Brown and Williams. Full list of top listed surnames for 2012: 1 SMITH 2 JONES 3 BROWN 4 WILLIAMS 5 TAYLOR 6 WILSON […]


Socials More →

Competitions More →

Canberra Confidential More →