The music man. At 74 years old, Mulatu Astatke is still groovin’. Playing at Sydney Festival this year alongside Melbourne based eight piece ethio-jazz band Black Jesus Experience, Astatke will be showcasing his colourful array of instruments from congas, keyboards, epic vocals and infamous dance moves. For a feel-good, uplifting evening head to the Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent in Hyde Park on January 22 – purchase tickets here.
To celebrate the launch of Tiffany & Co.’s new Sydney flagship space and its ongoing commitment to the Australian artistic landscape, three artists take us behind the scenes of their creative process in the lead up to their own in-store installations.
Make it a date. From an afternoon at the AGNSW to vintage shopping on King Street, Ilkin Kurt shares postcards from a dreamy weekend in Sydney.
Listen to your instincts; artist Clare Plueckhahn will show you how. In her latest exhibition, Running with Wolves, Plueckhahn explores the trope of the wild woman, seeking to rekindle the marriage between the feminine and natural realms on beautiful medium format film.