September 8, 2018

‘I didn’t eat for a week’: The passion and pain of collecting art

On the eve of Sydney Contemporary art fair, five leading artists, collectors and philanthropists share their passion and tips for collecting arts.
September 8, 2018

What’s on in Sydney: September 9-16

From a walking tour of Sydney, to the Italian Film Festival and political farce Accidental Death of an Anarchist, plus music with Hockey Dad, G Flip and Gaz Coombes, we have your week in Sydney covered.
September 7, 2018

Australian director Jennifer Kent called a ‘whore’ at Venice festival

The only female-directed movie in the main competition at Venice has been heckled, with Australian filmmaker Jennifer Kent called a "whore".
September 7, 2018

Listen: The power of Myf Warhurst’s giggle

This ABC radio presenter has a laugh that spreads the love – it rises like freshly-popped champagne and makes us feel good.
September 7, 2018

Courtroom decision spirals into violent nightmare in Xavier LeGrand’s Custody

Xavier LeGrand's new film is about violence: the violence done by a man to the people he believes he owns.
September 7, 2018

Diary of a bad housewife: Stop-overs on a cook’s tour

In an age of online recipes, it seems sensible to cull the cookbooks. But how to discard the memories?
September 7, 2018

Tears and tiaras: Ugly stoush over Miss World Australia beauty pageant

Australia's Miss World competition has been rocked by claims that the pageant was ''dodgy'' and ''rigged''.
September 7, 2018

You Were Never Really Here: Gripping, dark and challenging

Scottish director Lynne Ramsay is a specialist in the horrible, leaving the viewer's imagination to travel to uncomfortable places on its own.
September 7, 2018

Eat your vegetables, but grow them too

More than half of all Australian households grow something to eat.
September 7, 2018

Sun Xun review: Fall into an alternative world

The Chinese artist has no time for banal but familiar exercises in style, such as a Damien Hirst spot painting; or for those angry political statements with which all liberal-minded people hasten to agree.
September 7, 2018

Jersey Boys review: America’s fab four back in harmony

Britain had the Beatles and the US the Four Seasons. Four lads from the blue-collar streets of their sixties-era industrial towns eager to escape the grime along their Atlantic shores.
September 7, 2018

Your weekend: our guide to what’s on

Our guide to what's on around town this weekend.