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Peter Drew poster captures Adelaide's love of festivals

A poster by artist Peter Drew interpreting the cultural value of Adelaide’s festivals has been unveiled alongside the results of a study showing the 11 major arts festivals brought around $109 million of ‘new money’ into the SA economy in 2018.


A meditation on the sound of silence

Silence with your ASO, a 60-minute show celebrating the International Day of Yoga, promises a meditation and symphony concert in one. Rainer Jozeps explains how silence and sound can be merged to create something sublime.

Adelaide Cabaret Festival

Arts & Culture

SA hits a high note with 25 Helpmann nominations

South Australia has scored 25 nominations in the 2019 Helpmann Awards, including six for the Adelaide Festival centrepiece The Magic Flute and three for shows presented by the Adelaide Cabaret Festival.

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Arts & Culture

Daring to be Different: Tracing Adelaide’s queer history

Through an assembly of artefacts, photographs, videos and testimonials, Daring to be Different shares stories both heartbreaking and joyful that show the journey of South Australia’s ‘rainbow elders’ from oppression to acceptance.

Film reviews

Arts & Culture

This pleasure arcade puts instant gratification to the test

As part of a new exhibition exploring hedonism, the Pleasure Arcade 5000 shows how easily gratification can come at the push of a button – and asks us to consider whether it should.

Poet's Corner

Arts & Culture

Vincent Namatjira’s Close Contact wins $100,000 Ramsay Art Prize

South Australian artist Vincent Namatjira has won the $100,000 Ramsay Art Prize 2019 with a double-sided painting on plywood featuring a self-portrait on one side and Captain James Cook on the other.