Scorsese exhibition opens at ACMI, and social media gives it 5 stars


Last night Martin Scorsese himself beamed into Melbourne’s ACMI headquarters in Federation Square, launching the new exhibition that bears his name. In a pre-recorded message, the legendary filmmaker described the exhibition as “a great honour”. “A lot of these things are very, very personal. Things from my mother and father’s apartment. I’m really happy to

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Death gets an arts makeover: new wave undertakers introduce the porta-pew


“The House” sounds like the title of a new renovation reality show but it’s actually the name of a new Sydney funeral home with a difference. Its founders claim it’s the first funeral home in Australia to operate “memory services” as opposed to traditional funerals by incorporating “arts, culture, memory and design”. “The Australian funeral home is committed

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Gallery bosses call on Turnbull government to stop funding damage

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More than 40 art gallery directors including Michael Brand (director of the Art Gallery of NSW) and Elizabeth Ann MacGregor (director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney) have called on the Federal Government to restore funding cuts to contemporary art spaces around Australia. “I am at a loss to understand these decisions,” said MacGregor. “The contemporary

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Daily Review Masterclass # 2 Creative Writing

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Following the sell-out success of our inaugural Masterclass with portraitist Lewis Miller on April 30, Daily Review has partnered once again with Hotel for the Arts, Sofitel Melbourne on Collins to host a Creative Writing Masterclass on Saturday, June 4 from 10am to 1pm. BOOK HERE. The aim of our Masterclasses is to bring leaders in their creative fields together with

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