Nov 7, 20161 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.
CrikeyOct 21, 20161 Comment
If Donald is going to build a wall, at least make it an attractive one.
Ben ElthamOct 7, 201620 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 RobinOct 6, 20162 Comments
The fresh Banksy on Hosier Lane is "blatant publicity" for an unauthorised show, according to the artist's publicist.
W H ChongSep 23, 20161 Comment
Critic and painters stoush. People will paint on regardless.
Sep 13, 20161 Comment
Two men have been found guilty of selling fake Brett Whiteley paintings, but their sentencing has been thrown into upheaval by an 11th-hour compensation bid. Freelance journalist Angus Smith reports.
Sep 1, 20161 Comment
The theft of Picasso’s Weeping Woman from the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) remains one of their most mysterious in Australia's art history. In the second part of this series, freelance journalist Angus Smith enters the refined world of high art to try to solve the crime.
Aug 31, 20167 Comments
For the police who investigated the crime, the theft of Picasso’s Weeping Woman from the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) remains one of their most mysterious and baffling unsolved cases. Freelance journalist Angus Smith enters the refined world of high art to try to solve the crime.
Ben NeutzeAug 26, 2015
Not everyone is pleased with the appointment of veteran theatre director Jonathan Church to the role of artistic director for Sydney Theatre Company.
May 7, 2015
Australian-born and Ireland-based artist John Kelly says our Venice Biennale art is all starting to look a bit familiar ...