Andrew Taylor Sydney and Melbourne usually fight for the title of arts capital of Australia, but when it comes to state government funding of the arts, the clear winner lives south of the Murray.
Andrew Taylor Many teachers would struggle to explain the difference between hip-hop and rap.
Natasha Wallace, Andrew Taylor The Loaves and Fishes Free Restaurant in Ashfield, where the Reverend Bill Crews' The Exodus Foundation provides up to 1000 meals a day to the poor and homeless, is a world away from the Sydney...
Andrew Taylor, Anna Patty One of NSW's most senior female indigenous officials is set to lose her job.
Andrew Taylor War has no shortage of unsung heroes but Peter Wegner's painting of a dog wearing a gas mask is still a surprise.
Andrew Taylor IT COULD be a sign of more puritanical times, the continuing hangover of the GFC or perhaps the fickle tastes of the art world.
Andrew Taylor Seven-year-old Aisha Fisher may not know the alphabet, but it does not stop her writing letters.
Andrew Taylor A stadium at Docklands bears its name, so too does the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Andrew Taylor IT TAKES a lot of guts to establish a career in the entertainment industry, especially if you have any gut at all.
Andrew Taylor JACK CHARLES'S indigenous background is hardly a secret, but the federal government has a problem believing him.
Andrew Taylor JACK CHARLES'S indigenous background is hardly a secret.
Andrew Taylor Head of Australia Council for the Arts says there is nothing conspiratorial in her impending departure.
Andrew Taylor THE Opposition Leader, Tony Abbott, supposedly opened up a new front in the culture wars two years ago by dismissing the practice of acknowledging traditional owners as a ''genuflection to political...
Andrew Taylor Aboriginal arts administrator questions value of traditional Aboriginal welcome to land.
By Andrew Taylor A new show by the acclaimed photographer, Bill Henson, will feature portraits of figures, similar to images of naked teenagers that provoked controversy and a police raid of his show at a Sydney...
Andrew Taylor Rushed to hospital following a seizure and facing a barrage of medical tests, little Freyja Marchand would not appear to have much to smile about.
Jim O'Rourke and Andrew Taylor IN THE six years since becoming engaged, Michele and Lisa Saffery have held onto a dream that one day they could marry legally in Australia.
Andrew Taylor The ABC journalist Paul Lockyer and the eminent Australian landscape artist John Olsen were united by their love of Lake Eyre.
Andrew Taylor In 1917, a Byzantine mosaic created under the reign of Emperor Justinian was removed by Australian troops from the ruins of a church near Gaza in present-day Israel.
Andrew Taylor IN 1917, a Byzantine mosaic created during the reign of Emperor Justinian was removed by Australian troops from the ruins of a church near Gaza.