Public art

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“I want people to feel visible”: 8 artists discuss seeing their work on a construction site Cultural and creative life

“I want people to feel visible”: 8 artists discuss seeing their work on a construction site

Learn the stories behind the artworks on Sydney’s inner city hoardings.

Junior photographers, show us your world Cultural and creative life

Junior photographers, show us your world

We invite budding photographers aged 3 to 12 to enter the Little Sydney Lives photography competition.

Professional and amateur photographers: show us your take on Australian Life Cultural and creative life

Professional and amateur photographers: show us your take on Australian Life

Entries for the nation-wide photography competition with a $10,000 grand prize are now open.

See your artwork wrapped around a building above a busy city centre intersection Support for arts and culture

See your artwork wrapped around a building above a busy city centre intersection

We’re looking for a strong image inspired by a greener city, to wrap around the scaffolding on an iconic building.

Artist call-out: Create performance art for the Darlo Bar Support for arts and culture

Artist call-out: Create performance art for the Darlo Bar

Non-profit arts organisation Brand X are seeking 7 artists to each create a 7-minute site-specific performance in the hotel rooms above the bar.

In pictures: Lunar Lanterns 2021 Things to do

In pictures: Lunar Lanterns 2021

Representing the 12 animals of the lunar zodiac, these larger-than-life artworks are a modern interpretation of an ancient tradition.

Q&A: Sydney Lunar Festival 2021 artist Chrissy Lau Cultural and creative life

Q&A: Sydney Lunar Festival 2021 artist Chrissy Lau

The award-winning creative shares her inspiration and hopes for the festival in a pandemic.

Watch: the making of Green Square’s newest artwork, Bangala Cultural and creative life

Watch: the making of Green Square’s newest artwork, Bangala

Explore the creation of 2 cast bronze Eora water carriers nestled in the wetland landscape of our new aquatic centre.

5 ways to rediscover the city centre Things to do

5 ways to rediscover the city centre

Sydney is bustling with new experiences, from live music to outdoor dining spaces and public art.

Seeking creatives: Apply now to be part of Art & About Sydney in 2021 and beyond. Support for arts and culture

Seeking creatives: Apply now to be part of Art & About Sydney in 2021 and beyond.

This is an open call for proposals from Sydney-based artists.

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