Crikey October 30, 2017 7 Comments
Satirist Ben Pobjie recounts a delightful afternoon he spent in the company of Australia's leading cloud cartoonist.
Bernard Keane October 13, 2017 4 Comments
If there's meaning in Twin Peaks: The Return, it lies in the meaninglessness of existence, and how we can best cope with it.
Crikey April 28, 2017 5 Comments
A jury’s verdict overturned, a Crown case in shambles and two men convicted of forging and selling Brett Whiteley paintings set free. There is a book in the works, and no doubt a movie will follow - freelance journalist Angus Smith explains what went wrong.
Mel Campbell December 9, 2016 5 Comments
Dress codes are techniques of controlling people by regulating their bodies. And no one knows that better than fascists.
Crikey November 7, 2016 1 Comment
A jury found an art conservator and an art dealer guilty of forging Brett Whiteley paintings. But the judge in the case seems to think they might be genuine after all. Freelance journalist Angus Smith reports.
Crikey October 21, 2016 1 Comment
If Donald is going to build a wall, at least make it an attractive one.
Ben Eltham October 7, 2016 20 Comments
Senator James Paterson says the Australian government should sell Jackson Pollock's Blue Poles. But it would mean selling more than a canvas.
Myriam Robin October 6, 2016 2 Comments
The fresh Banksy on Hosier Lane is "blatant publicity" for an unauthorised show, according to the artist's publicist.
W H Chong September 23, 2016 1 Comment
Critic and painters stoush. People will paint on regardless.