Author Archive

“I aim simply to know it.”

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In the realms of emerging photographers, the work of Lyndal Irons feels strangely refreshing, almost comforting. Through gentle negotiating and a sincerity towards her subjects, Irons and her lens capture scenes from Sydney’s… Continue reading

Nice To Meet You, Giselle Stanborough

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  Giselle Stanborough is a Sydney based intermedia artist whose practice addresses online user generated media and the way in which such technologies encourage us to identify and perform notions of self. Her… Continue reading

“A marriage is made to be broken”

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How do you put a new spin on a play that has supposedly been staged more times in Australia than any other piece of theatre? Tonight on Something Else we sit down with… Continue reading

Lovingly built with Breezeblock

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Space is the place it seems. Following on from last week’s episode featuring Ira and Julia’s interview with Sebastian Goldspink about Alaska Projects, this week Daniel will catch up with artist Sean Rafferty to… Continue reading

Peter Blamey’s Gentle Chaos

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Peter Blamey is an artist, it says so on his website. It also says that he has been “doing performances and making works for quite a while now, and looks like continuing to… Continue reading

The NOW now Group Show 2014 @ SNO Contemporary Art Projects

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Across five days and multiple venues, the 2014 NOW now festival also included an excellent group show of sound-based installations at SNO Contemporary Art Projects in Marrickville. This week on Something Else we… Continue reading

Victoria Spence: Living With Our Dead

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  This week on Something Else we meet Victoria Spence, a performer, consultant and life rites celebrant with over 20 years of experience in community and cultural development. In 2010 Victoria helped start… Continue reading

Listen: JD Reforma on “Talk Show (After The Break)”

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In 2011 Oprah Winfrey came to Australia, unleashing a tide of goodwill, fandom, renamed buildings (though thankfully not bees) in her wake. This event set off ideas in the minds of curators JD Reforma and… Continue reading

Simone Sheridan: Street Art Walking

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In the last few months, we’ve spoken to a number of street artists on Something Else and covered the diverse range of practice that hides just below the city’s surface – from full… Continue reading

Underbelly Arts, Electronic Resonance Korps, Samuel Bruce and you.

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Over the weekend of August 3 & 4, the 2013 Underbelly Arts Festival took over Cockatoo Island, with over a hundred artists taking on thirty projects across two days. I hear it was… Continue reading

Marcus Whale is A Busy Man

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In the last twelve months, it’s highly possible Marcus Whale has had a hand in a piece of music you would like to listen to. Aside from forming half of the group Collarbones,… Continue reading