Malaysian poet and 'enfant terrible' Salleh Ben Joned is the subject of a new documentary hosted by Kirsti Melville on Radio National, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Canberra's Geoff Page is the 2020 winner of the Australian Catholic University Prize for Poetry for his poem “Jericho”, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Drama school Perform Australia is launching a new development program for students in years 11 and 12, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA in her weekly Arts in the City column.
Polifemy's music for quiet reflection also makes the heart soar, writes reviewer LEN POWER.
Jim Adamik plays Shakespeare's Benedick in the last 'Stripped' at The Q, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA in her daily arts column.
Jazz meets sculpture at the ANU Drill Hall Gallery, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA in her daily arts column.
The Trevor Kennedy collection, the biggest ever to be acquired by the National Museum of Australia, has been officially handed over by the Sydney businessman and collector, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Belconnen Arts Centre, now known as Belco Arts, recently doubled its footprint when it opened several new spaces, writes Meredith Hinchliffe.
The 2020 Archibald Packing Room Prize has gone to first-time Archibald Prize entrant, Wongutha-Yamatji artist and actor, Meyne Wyatt, for his self-portrait, “Meyne”, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Canberra's Australian Wind Symphony has received a commission from Salem, Massachusetts, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
An illustrated 46-page history of Southeast Asia aimed at young people has been published by HarperCollins, and it’s done the rounds as far afield as Dili, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Arts editor HELEN MUSA has the latest "artsday" roundup.
Anni Doyle Wawrzyńczak’a journey to the publication of her book has been full of love, heartbreak and a mighty amount of research, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
With news that art gallery owner Nancy Sever is about to open a new space called the City Walk Gallery, you’d have to call her game, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Canberra Glassworks is reopening on September 16, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA in her daily arts roundup.
Music writer TONY MAGEE spotted George Lazenby’s tribute to Dame Diana Rigg, who has died aged 82, and shares his memories of Lazenby’s 1999 visit to Canberra.
Canberra Strings played Schubert's String Quintet in C with great feeling, emotion and unity, writes reviewer TONY MAGEE.
There was a distinct air of déjà vu about the recent Zoom art and politics forum, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
Canberra singer-songwriter Maxo is among the 21 Australian winners in the US-based music competition Unsigned Only, writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.
The Ngunnawal Youth Dance Company will present its first performance 'Recognise', writes arts editor HELEN MUSA in her daily arts round-up.