Visual Art Articles

Daniel Boyd wins 2014 Bulgari Art Award

Artist receives recognition for his depiction of once controversial Pentecost Island in Vanuatu.

Artist goes on trial for displaying his Coq

Steven Cohen in court for performing in front of Eiffel Tower with a cockerel tied to his penis.

April Issue of Limelight: Miloš – New Guitar Hero

Montenegrin guitar star Miloš. Plus the 25 top European summer festivals worth travelling for.

Five Million Dollar centrepiece for Hobart Baroque

Eugène Delacroix’s Angelica comforting the wounded Medoro is to be the centrepiece for Hobart Baroque 2014.

Balanescu Quartet to play Sydney for one night only

Legendary Romanian pop singer Maria Tanase brought to life in a groundbreaking multimedia performance.

March Issue of Limelight: Emma Matthews does Mozart

Australia's leading coloratura talks about her new Mozart CD and how she gets to the top (and stays there).

Art mania at Perth Festival

Expect toy train tracks, the Aboriginal Tent Embassy and an inflatable Stonehenge.

Limelight’s looking for reviewers

Classical monthly seeks potential critics in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Hobart.

February Issue of Limelight: The Genius of Vladimir Horowitz

Deconstructing the genius of Vladimir Horowitz – and finding a few surprises along the way.

January issue of Limelight: Recording of the Year 2013

This month our critics choose the year's top 40 classical releases – and pick a winner!

A new publisher and new life for Limelight magazine!

It's business as usual for Australia's classical music and arts magazine.

Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond: The World Reimagined (AGWA)

Iconic works from over 90 major artists on loan from New York's Museum of Modern Art.

Richard Tognetti Edits December Issue of Limelight

The ACO's Richard Tognetti's in the Limelight hot-seat for a special December issue.

America: The Painting of a Nation

The Art Gallery of NSW welcomes a diplomatic visual invasion from the USA.

Billions of dollars of looted Nazi artworks recovered

Tax authorities discover an Aladdin’s cave of stolen masterpieces in Munich.

Sculpture by the Sea takes art on holiday

Sydney's Bondi to Tamarama annual event proves more family fun than a bucket and spade.

Sydney Festival announces 2014 program

Sydney Festival unveils a program of diverse arts and eclectic collaborations.

Man into butterfly wins Blake Prize for Trevor Nickolls

Indigenous artist notches up posthumous win for depicting Aboriginal man's metamorphosis.

November Issue of Limelight: Wagner, Lord of the Ring

It's Wagner month with a cover on the Ring Cycle and feature on Melbourne's new production. Plus we preview Australia's 2014 arts seasons.

The 14 greatest composer portraits throughout history

Not only did these composers write immortal music, they inspired history’s great artists to new heights of expression.
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