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The Carriageworks arts precinct. (Image: AAP/Dan Himbrechts)

To save the arts we don’t need lobbyists, we need movie stars

Behind-the-scenes lobbying for the arts has been far less effective than using public figures to garner support. It's time for our stars to shine.

The Carriageworks arts precinct. (Image: AAP/Dan Himbrechts)

Under COVID cover, Morrison enacts a war on culture — and wins

Australia has been letting the arts die by a thousand cuts for years — COVID-19 was just the latest stroke.

Collingwood Football Club President Eddie McGuire (Image: AAP/Michael Dodge)

Harsh actions drive culture change push at the elite end of arts and sport

The coronavirus crisis has revealed the folly of stacking the boards of cultural organisations with members of the corporate elite.

(IMAGE: AAP/DAN HIMBRECHTS)

Our new national arts policy still offers nothing for the little guys

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.

Aunty’s pain in the arts

With the ABC announcing another review into its arts programming, David Salter explores the unfortunate complexities involved in the modern media marketplace.

The arts community is up in arms about Brandis' announced funding cuts. But it's going about that protest all wrong. Here's what would actually work.

Rundle: so you think you can effect political change? Stop holding dance-offs!

The arts community is up in arms about Brandis' announced funding cuts. But it's going about that protest all wrong. Here's what would actually work.

Wagner's 16 hour-long <em>Ring Cycle</em> is not for the casual opera fan, but die-hards are in for a treat.

Ring Cycle: if you can watch 16 hours of opera, read on

Wagner's 16 hour-long Ring Cycle is not for the casual opera fan, but die-hards are in for a treat.

<em>Daily Review</em> journalist <b>Ben Neutze</b> says James Packer's major arts donation -- in exchange for approval for his Sydney casino -- raises questions around the meaning and funding of culture in Australia.

Packer’s Sydney arts donation a lay-down misere

Daily Review journalist Ben Neutze says James Packer's major arts donation -- in exchange for approval for his Sydney casino -- raises questions around the meaning and funding of culture in Australia.

The arts is a living, breathing monster; roaring in our major cultural spaces and dingy laneways near you. <em>Crikey</em> is diving into the pond with the launch on Monday of <em>Daily Review</em>.

The ripple of Australian art that radiates outwards (all the way to Crikey)

The arts is a living, breathing monster; roaring in our major cultural spaces and dingy laneways near you. Crikey is diving into the pond with the launch on Monday of Daily Review.

Young people take grammar more seriously than you'd think, writes <b>Allie Severin</b>.

Grammar? None for Gretchen Wieners, bye

Young people take grammar more seriously than you'd think, writes Allie Severin.

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