Arts / ‘SoundOut’ is looking for lamps

THE experimental music festival “SoundOut” is coming up at the ANU Drill Hall Gallery in early February. Director Richard Johnson, as well as running...

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

JAPANESE virtuoso and winner of the Second Australian International Chopin Piano Competition, Kotaro Nagano, will be back in town with a piano and harpsichord...

‘CityNews’ reviewer wins ANU publishing prize

“CITYNEWS” visual arts reviewer, Anni Doyle Wawrzynczak, has just been announced as the recipient of the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences Publishing...

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

“OH, What a Lovely War!” - the satirical stage musical created by Joan Littlewood and the Theatre Workshop, is being revived by Chris Baldock...

Arts / Gorman’s new autumn festival

AUTUMN Revel is a new, free, family festival at Gorman Arts Centre, coming up this Saturday (May 19).  Featuring live bands and DJs, public art,...

Arts / Around the galleries

Arts editor HELEN MUSA shares Canberra’s newest gallery openings

Arts / ‘Streetwise’ program gets older artists painting

THE humble bus has become the subject of a new community art work at Woden Bus Interchange. On hand today when “CityNews” arrived was Canberra...

Arts / What’s on this weekend

HELEN MUSA’s weekly arts column features opening concerts and shows in Canberra

Six schools compete for story of the year

After three nights of performances in Canberra last week, six winning schools have been invited to the ACT awards night in September for the opportunity to be nominated for Wakakirri’s story of the year award.

Canberra man turns ‘solace’ into a winning poem

Once again a Canberra poet has won the $10,000 Australian Catholic University Prize for Poetry.

Skywhale comes home for good

Skywhale is returning home and this times it's for good, writes HELEN MUSA.

Creative Canberrans come together online

Arts editor HELEN MUSA's update on the arts community.

Artsday / Potters go online for auction

Arts editor HELEN MUSA shares another day in the arts in Canberra.

Artsday / Portrait Gallery shows 36-panel work for Reconciliation Week

Arts editor HELEN MUSA rounds up another day in the arts in Canberra.

Arts / What’s on in Canberra this weekend?

ANCA Gallery in Rosevear Place Dickson is kicking off its 2017 program with a dynamic female collective set to push women artists to the...

Arts / Canberra catches the dance bug

By Samara Purnell

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

FRESH from Las Vegas, Alyssa Kitt is coming to Canberra to dance at a burlesque show. Joining Kitt on the stage are local performers...

Arts / What’s on and where in Canberra this weekend?

“PLAYUP” is the exhibition space in Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House for children and families based around the United Nations Convention...

Arts / Academics and artists collaborate in unique show

A UNIQUE show, on display until the end of the week, is proof that academics can dust off the cobwebs and mingle with artists. Those...





Get ready for rose planting

Gardening writer CEDRIC BRYANT shares his tips for rose-planting preparation… pruning, saving, removing and replanting.


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