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Sally Pryor is the Arts Editor at The Canberra Times.

Canberra to be the backdrop for local murder movie

Sally Pryor Canberra will be filled with film crews later this year, as well as some familiar faces, as production is set to begin on the long-awaited film of Joe Cinque's Consolation.

Capital Life: February 28


Sally Pryor Tea pot or T-rex? You decide.

New artist-in-residence at National Museum finds music in boats

Artist in residence at the National Museum of Australia, Vic
McEwan of Naranderra NSW, in front of the paddle steamer Enterprise.

Sally Pryor It's no secret that many artists see the world differently to the average person.

Artists gather for You Are Here, Canberra's experimental festival

Two of the producers of the You Are Here festival (from left) Nick Delatovic and Vanessa Wright.

Sally Pryor There'll be iridescent bike riders around the lake, a sleepover in a gallery foyer and a theatre performance in a record store.

Capital Life: February 21


Sally Pryor A comprehensive guide to what is happening in Canberra's arts scene.

Art versus science: A beautiful pairing for Erica Seccombe

Erica Seccombe uses X-rays to produces 3D images. Her aim is to show how science and art can be combined.

Sally Pryor It's a fact: most artists enter prizes regularly, and don't really expect to win. The process of entering, just like applying for grants, is an integral part of one's professional practice, a way of...

Selfie sticks banned in some Canberra galleries

Banned: Don't try this at the art gallery.

Sally Pryor Museums and galleries fear the metre-long 'wand of narcissism' could damage priceless art.

Capital Life: February 14

Sally Pryor A comprehensive guide to what is happening in Canberra's arts scene from the week of February 14.

James Turrell's Skyspace at the National Gallery is Canberra's number one pash point

Sally Pryor The term "art lovers" has taken on a whole new meaning when it comes to a certain work in the National Gallery's collection.

Valentine's: Finding romance at Canberra's art institutions

Robert O'Hara Burke never made it back to his sweetheart.

Sally Pryor and Laura Mann Love is all around if you know where to look in three of Canberra's major national art institutions, write Sally Pryor and Laura Mann.

Native American artist finds new ways to express old cultures in glass

February 6 2014.

Native American artist Preston Singletary at work in the hotshop at the Canberra Glassworks in Kingston.

Canberra Times photo by Matt Bedford.

Sally Pryor When Preston Singletary began working with glass, he had no idea how closely it would come to define him and his heritage.

Is the National Gallery's James Turrell exhibition a sell-out or what?

Sally Pryor James Turrell may be an artist geared towards simple concepts with stunning results, but it seems that confusion reigns when it comes to buying a ticket to the show.

Diplomacy: Translations in Glass opens at the Canberra Glassworks

Elizabeth Kelly: Mould-blown and polished glass.

Sally Pryor Eight artists are paired with eight embassies to create an eclectic glass exhibition.

Capital Life: February 7

Sally Pryor A comprehensive guide to what is happening in Canberra's arts scene from the week of February 7.

Low cost diplomatic bag arrives at Spanish Embassy

Sally Pryor It was a scene straight out of the 1950s.

Canberra Artist Erica Seccombe wins Parmor Art & Innovation Prize

Sally Pryor Canberra artist Erica Seccombe has just taken out the prestigious Paramor Prize for Art and innovation at the Casula Powerhouse Art Centre in Liverpool, Sydney.

Profile of Jas Hugonnet

Jas Hugonnet.

Sally Pryor It's a sleepy weekday morning in the middle of a Canberra summer, and the front doors at M16 Artspace are closed to the public.

Capital Life: January 31


Sally Pryor A comprehensive guide to what is happening in Canberra's arts scene.

Di Johnstone honoured for services to art, animals and community

Sally Pryor Former diplomat Di Johnstone is honoured for helping to repatriate South African art and for services to the Canberra community.

Canberra International Music Festival presents Roland Peelman with creative challenge

Artistic director Roland Peelman wants to give the Canberra International Music Festival his best shot.

Sally Pryor For acclaimed musician Roland Peelman, the Canberra International Music Festival, which focuses on the centenary of the publication of Einstein's theory of relativity, is an opportunity to create an...