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Jury pick winning design for Adelaide Contemporary

Image of the winning design for the Adelaide Contemporary International Design Competition, designed by Diller Scofidio and Renfro and Woods Bagot.

A design incorporating a performance lab and a suspended rooftop garden has been unveiled as the jury’s top choice in the Adelaide Contemporary International Design Competition.

The winning team is Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Woods Bagot with a design the international competition jury said “presented a highly dynamic building for the future” and “which would create something truly unique for Adelaide”.

Local musicians scale new heights with Robert Stigwood Fellowship

The initiative that helped kickstart the careers of some of South Australia’s top bands, musicians and music industry professionals is again open for applications.

Now in its fifth year, the Robert Stigwood Fellowship program supports the development of both South Australian music artists and music industry entrepreneurs through funding and mentoring.

Screentime to open SA office and produce hit TV show RBT here

One of Australia’s most successful television production companies, Screentime, will open an office in Adelaide and commence production of hit TV show RBT on Adelaide streets from July.

Screentime says its decision to open in Adelaide is in response to its growing slate of South Australian television productions that includes high end drama Pine Gap currently filming in Adelaide, the recently completed Wolf Creek and from July, Australia's number one factual show - RBT.

2018 Easter long weekend - what's on in SA

Looking for something to do this Easter long weekend? We’ve got you covered!

There are plenty of great exhibitions, shows and events on all over the state, with many of South Australia's arts and cultural institutions open over the holiday break.

And best of all, most of it's FREE!

ART GALLERY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA
North Terrace, Adelaide
Open 10am to 5pm every day of the Easter long weekend.
FREE entry, some exhibitions may be ticketed.
Ph: 8207 7000
artgallery.sa.gov.au

Adelaide cabaret rising star wins $10,000 Made in Adelaide Award

Adelaide cabaret performer Anya Anastasia has won the 2018 Made in Adelaide Award for her show The Executioners.

Announced at last night’s Adelaide Fringe Awards, the award from Arts South Australia comes with a $10,000 cash prize to support the presentation of The Executioners at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August.

One of two shows written, performed and presented by Ms Anastasia at this year’s Adelaide Fringe, The Executioners is a new contemporary cabaret blending original songs and storytelling.

2018 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature winners announced

South Australian author Eva Hornung has been awarded the state’s highest literary honour, winning the $25,000 Premier’s Award at the 2018 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature.

Ms Hornung beat 36 other shortlisted authors from around Australia to win the prestigious prize for her novel The Last Garden, which also won the $15,000 Fiction Award.

She is the first South Australian author to win either award, joining a stellar list of previous Premier’s Award winners including Robert Drewe, Peter Carey, Dorothy Porter and Tim Flannery.

Arts South Australia: Leading change in respectful behaviours policies

Heralding a new era against all forms of victimisation, bullying and harassment, Arts South Australia has introduced a policy requiring funding and grant recipients to implement a Respectful Behaviours policy and procedure.

From today, funding will be contingent on adopting the zero tolerance policy, which will be written into funding agreements or grants. 

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