Smith has been awarded the $25,000 Fellowship, while Kim Ho has taken out the Patrick White Playwrights’ Award.
Two rival films about the conductor’s life are in the works, helmed by Jake Gyllenhaal and Bradley Cooper.
The Betty Amsden Foundation has helped implement a wide-ranging program for families in memory of the late philanthropist.
A bassoonist, practising outside a church having arrived early for rehearsal, was approached by police after a concerned citizen called 911.
Benjamin Northey and musicians all around the globe will submit video clips of themselves playing an iconic bush ballad.
The Swedish soprano is the fourth recipient of classical music’s richest award.
These predators of the deep were able to identify jazz music with a bit of culinary incentive, but weren't so keen on classical music.
The composer and double bassist has taken out the $5000 prize, which will see his work performed by the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra.
Her fifth painting in the Archibald Prize, Coppersmith's Self-Portrait, after George Lambert has won the country’s most popular portrait award.
Genevieve Lacey, Andrew Ford, Lyle Chan and the Grigoryan Brothers are among the successful applicants in its latest grants round.
The WA-born composer, musician, collaborative artist and programmer plans "a strong music program" for his first Festival in 2020.
The heads of Live Performance Australia and the National Association for the Visual Arts among the critics of what they see as a lack of support for the industry.
The intimate concert sees Criss perform pop hits and musical theatre favourites.