Art & About: transforming Sydney into a giant canvas

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in New Events on Thursday 6 October 2011

The idea seemed simple enough, if ‘simple’ means transforming an entire city into a living, breathing artistic canvas, ever-changing and inspiring, with the greater intention of creating a living gallery on the streets of Sydney. And you know what? Art & About Sydney did it.

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Homebake 2011: featuring The Vines, Cut Copy and more

Alana Saphin Reader Find

By Alana Saphin in New Events on Tuesday 4 October 2011

There is no subtle way of saying this: I have never been to Homebake. Ever. It has never really appealed to me. Yes, I love Triple J. Ye,s I love local music. But Homebake was always just a little too grungy. Then I saw this year’s line up. Yes, after cancelling in 2010, Australian music festival Homebake is back in full force for 2011.

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Sydney Festival 2009

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Events on Wednesday 12 November 2008

As a former Sydneysider, I’m pretty excited about the lineup of acts that are heading to my hometown for the Sydney Festival 2009, an annual event which runs between January 10-31 and showcases a program of exceptional theatre, dance, music and film. The 2009 Festival is marked by a strong program of theatre, with a number of free events on the program, and a number of artists making their Sydney debuts.

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