EVENTS

STILL … LIFE: AN ART AUCTION FUNDRAISER FOR FBI

With nary a bowl of fruit or wilty flower in sight, FBi’s Still … Life art auction fundraiser promises to pack some serious creative punches. … Read more

RAINOFF – A CURATED TEMPORARY BOOKSTORE

Hot off the press: the latest from local independent publisher and distributor Rainoff is PRETTY TELLING I SUPPOSE, a new book of photographs by local … Read more

Not All Food is for Eating

It hasn’t been a great month in the fight against racism in Australia with the appalling story of Mr Ward’s scorched death in custody playing on the minds of many. Miriam and the Monkfish, a satirical play on my own favourite topic (food) sounded like respite from the issues of the day, but ended up being a reminder.

LO-FI AND LOVING IT: NEW DOGS AND OLD TRICKS

BY VIVIAN HUYNH In today’s technological clutter of phones that sing, fridges that talk and cars that drive themselves, it’s refreshing to see a generation … Read more

DAVID EAGLEMAN, BRIAN ENO AND TALES FROM THE AFTERLIVES

In the afterlife you have to sit in a waiting room until your name is spoken on Earth for the last time. The afterlife is … Read more

THE ANNUAL MCA ZINE FAIR

The Sydney Writers Festival might seem like a huge organised army of professional authors, editors, agents, critics, publicists and publishers armed with heavy books on … Read more

DANCE CLASS: WRONG PROM

Wrong Prom is sort of like saying the same thing twice, right? These one-off dance events based on choreo-tastic cult classics of the 70s and … Read more

MARKET: FINDERS KEEPERS

CarriageWorks is a growing hub for a variety of creative enterprises, and the Autumn/Winter edition of the Finders Keepers market will be no exception. These … Read more

BRETHREN JUST BELOW STUDIOS

In an old molasses factory, beneath the infamous Big Jesus Burger (BJB) recording studio, a new creative haven is growing. Artist Kevina-Jo Smith had long … Read more

JERRY SPRINGER THE OPERA

With its histrionics, high-pitched hullabaloos and multitude of fat ladies, the Jerry Springer talk show was practically custom built for operatic reincarnation. It smashed the … Read more