Ken Thaiday Snr, an internationally acclaimed artist from Erub Island in the Torres Strait, has been awarded a 2017 Red Ochre Award for his elaborate masks and headdresses, writes Leah Lui-Chivizhe.
UNSW Art & Design graduate Sarah Contos has won Australia’s richest prize for young contemporary artists with The Long Kiss Goodbye, a quilt inspired by a relationship break-up.
Thanks to their brazen overconfidence, mediocre men are being promoted to senior roles ahead of vastly more qualified women, writes Darren Saunders. But a reckoning is coming.
Indigenous delegates to the First Nations Constitutional Convention at Uluru opted for a comprehensive settlement, and each part of their plan has international precedents, writes Gabrielle Appleby.
The National Gallery of Australia's Third National Indigenous Art Triennial presents a passionate well-considered argument for an enduring Aboriginal culture, writes Joanna Mendelssohn.
In this special Speaking With podcast episode, a panel of artists and researchers speculates on the end of the world due to artificial intelligence and killer robots, as though it has already happened.
UNSW Industrial Design students have taken the humble barbeque to a whole new level, designing multicultural cooking facilities for Sydney’s local parks.
Commemorating events like Sorry Day is an important act of support for Indigenous Australians and demonstrates a genuine commitment to building community, a UNSW Sorry Day gathering has been told.
Two of Australia’s biggest medical research organisations have entered a strategic partnership to dramatically boost health research and transform lives around the world.
NewSouth, a division of UNSW’s university press, has been named Small Publisher of the Year at the 2017 Australian Book Industry Awards.