Arresting images take top honours

Arresting images take top honours

Friday, September 15th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Images of an Aboriginal woman in a Jesus t-shirt, ants guarding Australia’s coastline and a rose blooming at night, have taken top honours in two of the country’s most respected photography competitions. The winners of the 2017 Australian Life and … Continued

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Sydney art loan startup goes global

Sydney art loan startup goes global

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 | Culture

A City of Sydney-backed program designed to help local residents buy artworks has become an international success in just two years, with hundreds of people across Australia, New Zealand and the United States buying works worth over $5 million. More … Continued

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New composition for a grand old dame

New composition for a grand old dame

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 | Culture, Events

One of the largest instruments of its kind in the world that has entertained audiences young and old for more than a century is about to enter a new world of music. To celebrate the magnificence of Sydney Town Hall’s … Continued

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Snap-happy youngsters capture life in the city

Snap-happy youngsters capture life in the city

Monday, September 4th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Twenty images captured by some of Sydney’s youngest photographers have been selected as finalists in the City of Sydney’s annual Little Sydney Lives photography competition. Images of nature, toys, animals and siblings, captured by kids aged 3 to 11 years, … Continued

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Record images showcase Australian life

Record images showcase Australian life

Monday, September 4th, 2017 | Culture, Events

One of Australia’s biggest photography prizes has this year attracted a record number of entries, with established and upcoming snappers keen to show off their work in the City of Sydney exhibition. Australian Life judges selected a total of 22 … Continued

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Aerial dancers take performance to new heights

Aerial dancers take performance to new heights

Friday, August 18th, 2017 | Culture, Events

One of the world’s leading dance companies has brought its pioneering ‘vertical dance’ to Australia for the first time. BANDALOOP, part of the City of Sydney’s Art & About Sydney program, reimagines dance by weaving dynamic physicality, intricate choreography and … Continued

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