May 4, 2011
features

Baz Luhrmann writ large on canvas wins Moran Portrait Prize

Archibald darling Vincent Fantauzzo receives $150,000 for his painting of the film director. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

May 4, 2011
features

Multi million-dollar Picasso gift for Sydney Uni

A masterpiece from a mystery donor will raise funds for scientific research. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

April 15, 2011
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Ben Quilty wins Archibald Portrait Prize

Full honours for Archibald favourite Ben Quilty’s painting of Margaret Olley. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

April 12, 2011
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Yin and yang in Cheryl Barker Archibald portrait

An Eastern-style painting of the Australian soprano is a finalist in this year’s Archibald Prize. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

April 8, 2011
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Archibald’s prestigious Packing Room Prize awarded

A painting of Matt Moran in a controversial setting and pose has been pronounced the favourite of Art Gallery NSW staff. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

March 30, 2011
features

Jazz luminary headlines Vivid’s festival of music and light

Sonny Rollins may be celebrating his 80th birthday on stage in Sydney, but has Vivid become too mainstream? This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

March 11, 2011
features

Exhibition extended: Ballets Russes costumes remain on display

The National Gallery of Australia has stitched together the story of the Ballets Russes through painstaking restoration of costumes designed by Picasso and Matisse. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

March 10, 2011
features

Dream exhibition for Queensland’s Gallery of Modern Art

Surrealist masterpieces unveiled: some of the most celebrated paintings to feature in GoMA’s forthcoming show can be viewed here. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

March 7, 2011
features

New $24 million arts precinct for Old Kings School

Premier Kristina Keneally and Arts Minister Virginia Judge confirm a major arts facelift for Parramatta’s controversial development site. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.