News: Arts

2026 opening date revealed for long delayed Guggenheim Abu Dhabi

20 years after the project was first announced, it has been revealed that the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will open in 2026. First announced in 2026, the Frank Gehry-designed attraction has been…

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Sep 25, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Culture / Tourism /


Arts Minister cites $10 billion in Federal Government pandemic support for the creative sector

Federal Minister for Communications, Cities and the Arts, Paul Fletcher has today released information citing that Australia’s creative and cultural sectors have benefitted through…

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Sep 24, 2021 Arts / Culture / Finance / Government /


Elaine Chia resigns as Adelaide Festival Executive Director

The Adelaide Festival Board has announced the resignation of Elaine Chia from her role as Executive Director and will leave Adelaide Festival. Chia will depart in November to take on a new…

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Sep 24, 2021 Arts / Culture / Events /


NSW communities to benefit from improved cultural infrastructure

The NSW Government’s Creative Capital program aims to benefit communities through its delivery of $60 million towards new and improved cultural infrastructure. Applications for the…

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Sep 24, 2021 Arts / Culture / Finance / Government / Venues /


Brand X to operate Sydney’s new creative studios and appoints General Manager

Brand X - one of Sydney’s leading providers of affordable space for artists - will operate the five-storey City of Sydney Creative Studios on Bathurst Street when it opens early next…

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Sep 24, 2021 Arts / Culture / Design / Venues /


Uneven path to return of live entertainment in Melbourne and Sydney

Major stage productions including Hamilton and Come from Away are set to return in Sydney when NSW’s 70% double dose vaccination target is reached in October, while stricter…

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Sep 23, 2021 ByNigel Benton Arts / Entertainment / Government / Safety / Venues /


Shepparton Art Museum set to be unveiled in November

Shepparton Art Museum - the new landmark cultural destination designed by internationally renowned architects Denton Corker Marshall - is scheduled to open to the public on 20th November…

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Sep 23, 2021 Arts / Culture / Design / Education / Venues /


Melbourne’s Fed Square secures dual awards for innovative events program

Last night's virtual Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) awards ceremony saw Melbourne’s Federation Square secure awards 'Special Event of the Year' and 'Event…

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Sep 23, 2021 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Hospitality / Venues /


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