Arts

Read easy

Saturday January 07, 2012

If your New Year's resolution is to read more, head over to the Review of Australian Fiction. 

MONA FOMA (ticket giveaway)

Friday January 06, 2012

There's a lot to get excited about in the good city of Hobart right now, especially next week when PJ Harvey, tUnE-yArDs and The Dresden Dolls hit town for MONA FOMA.

Laneway Festival (ticket giveaway)

Tuesday January 03, 2012

We somehow made it through the stupid season and into the New Year, now it's time to take a deep breath and dive headfirst into the summer festival stuff. 

The Bully Project

Sunday January 01, 2012

Bullying haunts the pasts of many of us; whether we gave or received, flashbacks to ancient incidents can provoke involuntary and intense twinges of angst.

On a Moon Safari

Saturday December 31, 2011

What modern rock band do you think would be asked to compose a new score for the 1902 silent film Le Voyage Dans La Lune (a trip to the moon) by Frenchman Georges Méliès? No dude, it's not Metallica.

The Sticky Institute

Friday December 30, 2011

If you haven't heard of The Sticky Institute, but you're fond of zines/publishing then this one's for you.

Outta the creek, into the sea

Wednesday December 28, 2011

Greg Mclean, known for his two savage Australia-gone-wild films, Wolf Creek and Rogue, is making a film about dolphins.

This is art

Wednesday December 28, 2011

They say that "art" is in the eye of the beholder, well, Off Book is a cool new series promoting often overlooked creative arts, such as video games, book art, interactive web art and typography.

Pedal power

Sunday December 25, 2011

Former Talking Heads singer and generally interesting chap David Byrne's latest project is an interactive art piece / one epic pedal board.

Moonlight Cinema (ticket giveaway)

Friday December 23, 2011

The Australian summer: a time of endless sun, impromptu barbeques, long days spent pretending to care about cricket and balmy evenings spent watching movies in the park.