Andrew Taylor For an artist whose work centres on history, it seems fitting that Daniel Boyd should embark on a grand tour of Europe using his winnings from the prestigious Bulgari Art Award.
Andrew Taylor Juliana Engberg's vision for the Biennale of Sydneyhas proved to be divisive.
Andrew Taylor The Sydney Opera House, ANZ Stadium and the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre are among creditors owed more than $2.2 million by a ticket agency placed in voluntary administration.
Andrew Taylor Poor Ken Unsworth. He might be an elder statesman of Australian art, but his reputation is forever blighted by his notorious Stones Against the Sky in Kings Cross.
Andrew Taylor It has been a swamp, a rehabilitation hospital and part of one of Sydney's largest urban redevelopments.
Andrew Taylor Baz Luhrmann's perfectionism is legendary. He has even ventured to the nosebleed section of the Sydney Lyric Theatre to scrutinise performances of Strictly Ballroom the Musical since previews began...
Andrew Taylor Thousands of music fans who purchased premium packages for Michael Buble's upcoming concert tour from ticketing agency Showbiz International will have their tickets honoured despite the company going...
Andrew Taylor One-armed bandits are blamed for robbing Sydney of its live music scene, but pokies may be the saviour of the industry under a plan adopted by the City of Sydney.
Andrew Taylor Two of Australia's leading public galleries should return millions of dollars of antiquities bought from disgraced New York dealer Subhash Kapoor that were likely to have been smuggled out of India.
Andrew Taylor State Parliament has been accused of exploiting artists who enter its open-air painting competition.
Andrew Taylor Two statues allegedly looted from temples in India and later bought by Australian galleries are likely to be repatriated within 30 days.
Andrew Taylor The National Gallery of Australia will remove from public display a 'Dancing Shiva' statue that is at the centre of an international antiquities smuggling scandal.
Andrew Taylor It may seem frivolous to comment on the colour of the outfit worn by outgoing Governor-General Quentin Bryce in her official portrait, but it is integral to the story of her career.
Andrew Taylor The National Gallery of Australia will continue to resist returning the Dancing Shiva statue it purchased for $US5 million from disgraced antiquities dealer Subhash Kapoor in spite of damning...
Andrew Taylor Don't bother asking where the next Underground Cinema event will be held. Or what film will be screened. Or why guests have been instructed to wear their finest toga.
Andrew Taylor Blame for the ''public humiliation'' of the National Gallery of Australia caused by the purchase of an Indian statue from a disgraced antiquities dealer has been laid on its board as well as outgoing...
Andrew Taylor It is a tale of two Shivas - one cast aside by the National Gallery of Australia only to become the prize exhibit at one of the world's leading museums.
Andrew Taylor The future of Opera on Sydney Harbour is in doubt, with the NSW government and private sponsors yet to commit to funding another outdoor production next year.
Andrew Taylor At the launch of the Biennale of Sydney's exhibition at the Art Gallery of NSW, the Transfield Holdings director says his brother Luca made a 'huge gesture' in quitting the board.
Andrew Taylor Sydney will lose yet another commercial art gallery, with the announcement that the well-regarded Eva Breuer gallery will close in May.