There's a growing resentment in the arts sector, and Australia’s cultural ministers just ensured it will continue growing for at least the next decade.
Another local literary prize has refused to award a winner. This can have a crushing effect on a tough winner-takes-all economy.
Playwriting Australia is an organisation devoted to improving the nation’s scripts. But the drama lately has all been in the board room.
Art is ultimately about symbolism, and Labor delivered it in spades this weekend.
The ABC really is Australia’s most important cultural institution. But is it meeting its charter responsibilities to the arts?
Music industry types around the country are still recovering from last week's Big Sound conference. What did it reveal about the state of the industry?
Labor’s Tony Burke has a surprisingly big vision for the arts, but can he back it up? Crikey sat down with him to find out.
Like the shift to streaming television, more and more Australians are listening to music through streaming services. But are they listening to Australian songs?