Sally Pryor Daniel Ballantyne may have taken the scenic route when it comes to his latest job, but in many ways his new role was written in the stars.
Sally Pryor If anyone can claim to be an Elvis Presley aficionado, it must be Warren Perry.
Sally Pryor National Gallery director Ron Radford says Canberra's much maligned winter should be it's big selling point.
Sally Pryor The china was monogrammed, the teapots solid silver and the fittings art deco, but this was no posh city home.
Sally Pryor He may be known as the enfant terrible of the Canberra arts scene, but Jorian Gardner is hoping some locals have grown up a bit in the past four years.
Sally Pryor Seven years is a long time in a young city such as Canberra, and Ann Jakle thinks it is long enough at the helm of one arts organisation.
Sally Pryor It's not every day that you're met on the steps of the National Library by cameras, microphones and the director-general waiting to shake your hand.
Sally Pryor From a shifty real estate agent to a zombie apocalypse, from a Hollywood action movie to a documentary about Australian missionaries in China, our local filmmakers have wide-ranging tastes.
Sally Pryor As they come down from their centenary party, Canberrans are still assessing its show-stopper, writes Sally Pryor.
Sally Pryor It was as welcome a Christmas gift as you could hope for as we limp towards the end of the year - the National Portrait Gallery has a new director and he could not be more excited.
Sally Pryor Diner en Blanc, the global gastronomic phenomenon, will return to Canberra next year.
Sally Pryor How will today's Canberra look to residents in 100 years' time?
Sally Pryor When Judith Clingan arrived in Canberra with her family in 1963, she was a budding musician with no sense of where her future lay.
Sally Pryor Got $2 in your pocket and craving a bit of sustenance?
Sally Pryor What do you do when faced with an empty room and hundreds of entertainment-hungry children in the middle of a highbrow art exhibition?
Sally Pryor On stage, he crooned, twitched his hips and made girls cry.
Sally Pryor When Lorraine White was a child, she used to watch her grandfather as he painted the stories he was telling her.
Sally Pryor They're the art-set scandals that everyone wants to know about but no one wants to acknowledge.
Sally Pryor A lot can change when you've been out of action for a year.
Sally Pryor Grandchildren of the legendary Aboriginal painter Albert Namatjira have met the Queen at Buckingham Palace, nearly 60 years after their grandfather met the monarch in Canberra in 1954.