April 11, 2017
Kind, dry and cheerful, John Clarke was a comic genius "interested in everything, but nothing else."
January 9, 2017 2
John Berger (1926-2017) was one of the most influential critics of the last fifty years, extracting radical content from tradition.
April 22, 2016
(Never) growing up with Prince.
March 20, 2015
He stood out, he stood up. He was a big man of the old school.
December 2, 2013
His art made naughtiness fun, psychedelia even more psychedelic and Sydney a city of joy. (Martin Sharp 1942-2013)
October 28, 2013 2
Why Lou Reed mattered.
September 26, 2013 2
Jim Morgan remembers a friend in the literary world, the great C.J. Koch.
September 2, 2013
The late great poet as a ferry. And a drawing.
July 24, 2013 2
See art come to life: Victorian Opera's satisfactory rendition of a musical about art, a painter and his painting (and the difference between historical heroic individualism and contemporary collaboration).
July 9, 2013 1
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, one of our great conjurers of calm and silence, passes away. She was a proud potter; she declined to be an "artist." ('In the West where the appreciation of pottery is a marginal activity.' Edmund de Waal)