The Australia Council has dramatically revised down its estimated success rate for Stage 2 applicants for four-year operational funding.
The Powerhouse Museum's new exhibition examines the evolution of Indigenous culture while resonating a deeper connection, according to curator Marcus Hughes.
One of the more unusual victims of the recent extreme weather appears to have been a controversial exhibition of work by the elusive street artist Banksy.
Jackson Pollock's distinctively drippy style earned him a spot in the pantheon of abstract expressionists. So what does he have to do with physics? A lot, it turns out.
Heide Museum of Modern Art is inviting artists to respond to the venue's iconic architecture.
Artist Tom Carment finds there's more to be seen than magnificent purple blooms when painting jacarandas.
Native bees and other super-important pollinators can be supported by the creation of welcoming gardens.
The British artist concedes psychoanalysts could have a field day linking a childhood of being bullied to artworks created through controlled violence.
Three simultaneous exhibitions of the artist's work in Sydney explore his journeying between China and Australia.
The first major Australian survey of the British artist's work opens this weekend, minus one important sculptural work, Exhaled Cocaine.
The Louvre is being held hostage by the Kim Kardashian of 16th-century Italian portraiture.
New media, subject matter and techniques are shaking up the traditional picture.
Horses have always been deeply symbolic, often as instruments of conquest and subjugation.
Art and fashion have always been entwined, and the link is especially relevant now.
A former high school teacher is spending $15 million to create a gallery where music, scent and food match the art.
Small but eye-catching Ukiyo-e prints vie with a massive new Murakami in a crowd-pleasing show that celebrates Japan's world of monsters.
Art critic John McDonald's take on this year's exhibition.
A new exhibit at the Arts Centre invites passers-by to literally take a walk in someone else's shoes to experience the world from their perspective.
Simryn Gill's latest exhibition seems to ask: how do we make records of place and time?
In the history of art, those who rose to the top were men. Righting this gender imbalance can be done speedily once galleries and museums recognise they do not need to passively funnel the patterns of past.
A shimmering portrait of The Go-Betweens' co-founder the musical force Robert Forster has helped win its artist Australia's richest art prize.
Michelle Richmond had an inkling the photographs from The Sydney Morning Herald archive were something very special.
The National Gallery of Australia has become the first major art institution in the country to commit to full gender parity in its artistic program.
The showcase is expected to attract hundreds of thousands of visitors from across the world.
The first season of After Life featured an unauthorised copy of a painting by one of central Australia's most well-known Indigenous artists.