Arts & Culture

Feb 20, 2020
Arts & Culture

All the fun of the Fringe

Wondering what to see at the Adelaide Fringe this weekend? These first-week reviews can help you navigate the smorgasbord of shows on offer.

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Feb 16, 2020
Arts & Culture

“It was a few words that changed my whole life”

Musician Nathan May, 25, has pioneered a mentorship program for at-risk youth in Adelaide’s north and he’s met Barack Obama – an encounter that changed his life. He’s also a proud indigenous man, descended from the Arabana and Yawuru clans, and he’s had to deal with racism his entire life – even at a recent corporate event in Adelaide where he was an invited guest. Here’s his story.

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Feb 16, 2020
Arts & Culture

Explore the Elder Wing with a curator’s eye

In our latest One Small Step guide to better living in South Australia, curators at the AGSA offer a bespoke tour of treasured Aboriginal artworks in the gallery’s grand Elder Wing of Australian Art.

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Feb 13, 2020
Arts & Culture

Adelaide Fringe: Roll up, roll up!

The Adelaide Fringe is here and the city is buzzing. With so many shows and experiences on offer, the choice can be overwhelming – here are a few places to start.

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Feb 13, 2020
Arts & Culture

Family fun in the Garden

The Garden of Unearthly Delights isn’t just about grown-up fun. Bring the little ones along to experience the wonder at Rundle Park until March 15.

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Dec 4, 2019
Arts & Culture

Book club: Artistic expression

The Art Gallery of South Australia’s book clubs are about more than ticking off a list of books. The groups are about learning and exploring a shared passion.

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Dec 4, 2019
Arts & Culture

Striking Opal

The story of South Australia’s gemstone emblem begins tens of millions of years ago and is still going strong in pockets of our state. 

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Oct 31, 2019
Arts & Culture

The gift of song

Lee Mingwei’s live installation at Art Gallery of SA, Sonic Blossom asks you to open your heart and mind to song.

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Oct 15, 2019
Arts & Culture

From Country to Canvas

Indigenous artists in the state’s remote north-west are finding new ways to connect with ancient country.

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Sep 25, 2019
Arts & Culture

Book club: Artistic expression

The Art Gallery of South Australia’s book clubs are about more than ticking off a list of books. The groups are about learning and exploring a shared passion.

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Aug 15, 2019
Arts & Culture

SALA Festival: Exhibitions to see this weekend

It’s the middle of August, which means there are only a couple of weeks left to make the most of the 2019 South Australian Living Artists Festival. With 8000 artists participating in almost 700 exhibitions, we’ve picked a few of the top shows you can visit this weekend.

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Jul 4, 2019
Arts & Culture

A tour to remember with Joanna Dudley

Dressed in white and wielding a red flag, soprano Joanna Dudley will this weekend give visitors to the Art Gallery of South Australia a performance they won’t forget.

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Apr 12, 2019
Arts & Culture

Little town on the big screen

A three-year research project has uncovered a priceless archive of 1950s and ’60s films made by the people of a resilient post-war Riverland community.

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Apr 11, 2019
Arts & Culture

Creating a connection

One of Australia’s greatest ever footballers grabs his second career chance with as much creative vigour as his first.

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Apr 2, 2019
Arts & Culture

Setting the scene

Singing with the tune of power tools and the dancing of forklifts, the Adelaide Festival Centre scenery workshop is Australia’s largest producer of musical theatre sets and infrastructure.

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Apr 2, 2019
Arts & Culture

Curious and curiouser

It takes immense passion, a thirst for knowledge and sometimes a quirky personality to be a curator of the various forms of SA’s history. We speak to five South Australians who've taken on the task.

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