MONA in Hobart, Tasmania: The largest privately-owned museum in Australia

Jonathan Leeming Contributor

By Jonathan Leeming in Cool Travel on Thursday 14 May 2015

On a recent trip to Tasmania, I had the opportunity to visit MONA, which after hearing so much hype and doing an abundance of background reading, I predicted would be a highlight of my already-amazing trip. I wasn’t wrong.

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Annual solstice swim at Dark Mofo in Tasmania

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Events on Thursday 27 June 2013

Dark Mofo is one of the best boutique festivals going around at the moment – taking the best parts of art, music and winter and smashing them together on the small Australian island of Tasmania. My favourite part, though, would have to be the annual solstice swim … a nude swim, that is. It’s insanely […]

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CSS Mona Lisa made from 7,500 lines of code

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Art on Friday 26 October 2012

Artist and hacker Jay Salvat has put together over 7,500 lines of code to recreate Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Using cascading style sheets (CSS), Salvat’s job would have been painstakingly long and repetitive yet he claims it was all in the name of pointless fun. Somehow I don’t see the fun side. At least […]

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MONA’s Theatre of the World in Hobart

Zac Editor

By Zac in New Art on Tuesday 10 July 2012

The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Hobart, Tasmania, has been on the Lost At E Minor radar for some time. So we were delighted to be invited to attend the opening of the Theatre of the World exhibition.

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