Tag Archives: Australia Council

From the Chook Shed: Senator Brandis Supports Dead White Roosters

Oh, my goodness! The sky is falling. Yes, really. Your correspondent has been talking to Chicken Little. Chicken Little, as you will all be aware is a creation of the Creative Industries: a visual artist and writer was involved in … Continue reading

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Of Music, Mortals and Metamorphoses

A “new” Stradivarius is purchased and needs a name Australian investors, it seems, have been slow to embrace the idea of buying rare instruments of the violin family. This is a great pity, since it could be argued the nation … Continue reading

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Australia Council report “dispels the simple dichotomy that has art on one side and commerce on the other” (@unsungsongs)

Your correspondent has read the OzCo Executive Summary. But geez, the report runs to 101 pages so don’t expect a review. http://bit.ly/hc6HIG . The @unsungsongs article is here: http://t.co/8Qx0Som Your correspondent, too, has difficulty with the view that a difference … Continue reading

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