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Oxford Art Factory kicks off new art series with Rosie Deacon Support for arts and culture

Oxford Art Factory kicks off new art series with Rosie Deacon

The highly acclaimed artist has set up shop at art space, The Cube.

Showcase your artwork at our libraries Support for arts and culture

Showcase your artwork at our libraries

We’re offering space in our libraries to artists for up to 2 months.

The literacy program changing children’s lives Support for arts and culture

The literacy program changing children’s lives

Local kids are writing their own stories of success thanks to a creative writing and literacy program in Woolloomooloo.

The many eras of Dyuralya Square Our history and heritage

The many eras of Dyuralya Square

Trace the history through wetlands, industry and market gardens.

Blasting colour: See the evolution of Ash Keating’s first outdoor mural project in Sydney Cultural and creative life

Blasting colour: See the evolution of Ash Keating’s first outdoor mural project in Sydney

‘Gravity System Response’ transforms a bland corner of Sydney into a colourful abstraction.

Sydney past and present in 13 glorious maps Our history and heritage

Sydney past and present in 13 glorious maps

From finding an easy bike route to tracking sharks, maps continue to be popular and important. Find the hidden detail in these representations of Sydney.

In pictures: Sydney Mardi Gras Parade 2019 Cultural and creative life

In pictures: Sydney Mardi Gras Parade 2019

We've rounded up some of our favourite snaps from the 2019 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade.

Meet the artists behind the Lunar Lanterns Cultural and creative life

Meet the artists behind the Lunar Lanterns

Some of Australia’s top creatives were the minds behind a highlight of Sydney Lunar Festival 2019.

Walk the Lunar Lanterns your own way Cultural and creative life

Walk the Lunar Lanterns your own way

From Sydney Opera House to The Rocks, discover the artists behind the lanterns and learn more about the 12 zodiac signs with a new walk.

In pictures: Sydney celebrates New Year’s Eve Cultural and creative life

In pictures: Sydney celebrates New Year’s Eve

Re-live the moments that made an epic #SydNYE.

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