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Silk Road : contemporary Iranian photography at MILS Gallery

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Last Thursday 8th May on Something Else, your weekly dose of alternative arts and culture, Maren Smith interviewed Adriano Rosselli, director of MILS Gallery, Surry Hills, about MLS027 ‘Silk Road’, an exhibition of… Continue reading

Tele Visions – interview with Emma Ramsay

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‘Television has been attacking us all our lives, now we can attack it back‘ – Nam June Paik (1970) Something Else, 6pm Thursday 21st November, Maren interviewed Emma Ramsay, co-director Tele Visions at… Continue reading

2nd Persian International Film Festival 2013

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This week’s podcast is an interview with Sanaz Fotouhi, co-director of the 2nd Persian International Film Festival, 2013 which opens on 22nd August at Dendy Opera Quays and Dendy Newtown. One of the… Continue reading

Lady Hamlet directors Dominica Nicholls and Kirsty McGuire

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If you like ladies, and you like Shakespeare, then boy do we have the podcast for you. Last week Dominica Nicholls and Kirsty McGuire joined your trusty hosts Charlotte Karp and Maren Smith… Continue reading

Karma, Javelin and Comedy with Zoe Pelbart

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Comedian, writer and ex-javelinist Zoe Pelbart joined Maren Smith in the studio last Thursday 30th May for a musing and amusing episode of Something Else, your weekly dose of alternative arts on Eastside… Continue reading

Performance and living sculpture at 13 Rooms

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On this Thursday’s episode of Something Else,  I’m joined by Emma Pike, Curatorial and Communications Coordinator at Kaldor Public Art Projects, as we speak about the much anticipated performance art exhibition 13 Rooms,… Continue reading

Interview: Warp Speed Syndicate on filming ‘Planet Nimbin’ & ‘Alien Alibi’

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‘The truth is that if contact with an extraterrestrial life form does eventuate in the future … our understanding of ourselves in the universe will radically change.  Planet Nimbin is a precursor discussion… Continue reading

Want to join Something Else?

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APPLICATIONS FOR THE PRESENTERS OF SOMETHING ELSE ARE NOW CLOSED – but if you have a rad idea for a radio segment, or would like to contribute to our show, you can send… Continue reading

Thistledown, kangaroo fur and termite gnawed wood

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Something Else 7th March show summary: Kath Fries solo exhibition ‘Situational’ is an exploration of tactility, temporality and memory through site-sensitive sculptural installations, sculptures, videos and photographs created during a residency at Bundanon… Continue reading

‘Situational’ Kath Fries – listen 6pm Thursday 7th March

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When you experience an artwork you love, there is a moment where you and the work co-exist in time and space. The longer an artwork has stood the test of time, the more… Continue reading

Will I need to be photographed naked?

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Interview with emerging artist Amy Thornett. Amy Thornett takes photographs of female adolescents. ‘Will I need to be photographed naked?’ is a question one of her subjects asked; it’s a question that reflects… Continue reading

Amy Thornett – photographing female adolescence

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This Thursday 25th, 6pm on Something Else, your weekly guide to alternative & emerging arts on Eastside 89.7FM, I’ll be talking to photographer Amy Thornett about her upcoming debut solo exhibition ‘Will I… Continue reading

PantsGuys and Punk Rock

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In this week’s Something Else show, Julian chatted with Cat Dibley from PantsGuys productions about their current show Punk Rock. The show is about a group of high school students in England and… Continue reading

Improvisation, Surprise and Laughter – Starlight Foundation & Icarus Troupe

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 Jessica Flood interviews Sally Dulson and Averil Yeo from the Starlight Children’s Foundation and Icarus Performance Troupe in this Something Else podcast on improvisation, laughter and surprise. by Jessica Flood. I’m a filmmaker.… Continue reading

Street Theatre and Improvisation with Captain Starlight, Giant Kangaroos and Moody Cows

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In tonight’s Something Else we’ll be talking the art of improvisation and street theatre as Jess Flood interviews Captain Starlight and some of the members of the Icarus Performance Troupe including Giant Bouncing… Continue reading