Funding rejig 'unfortunate and misplaced'
The federal government’s changes to university funding, making some arts and humanities courses more than twice as expensive, is misguided.
Episode 15: My Art Will Go On
So what can you do to save us all from a world without art? In this podcast episode of What Happens Next?, our experts share all their best tips for finding art in new places.
The show must go on(line)
Live streaming of theatrical performances on platforms such as Zoom, YouTube, Instagram and Facebook has exploded in popularity.
Episode 14: Art and Soul
In our last episode, we pondered a world without art and now we hear from two people who push the boundaries in fields you wouldn't normally consider creative.
Why arts funding matters
During the COVID-19 crisis, we need the arts more than ever to feel connected, but it's also exposed the fragility of the sector.
Silver screen, silver lining?
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating effect on Australia's screen industry, but also offers a chance to finally address some of its longstanding issues of diversity and inclusion.
For arts' sake
The cancellation of cultural events will be devastating for artists and arts workers. A $186 million stimulus package could help stem the damage.
A poke in the eye
Pokies clubs and other gambling operators have had their charitable contributions exposed by new research.
A high point for arts funding?
More money is being invested in the arts, but per-person funding is down, and the federal government's contribution is exposed, according to cultural think tank A New Approach.
Students of the future
In Australia, as in the UK, we see considerable public discussion around higher education. More recently we have seen elements of that discussion turn to debate centred on the very heart of a university’s purpose.
Professor of Criminology, Dean of Arts
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor, and Director, Monash SensiLab, Faculty of Information Technology
Senior lecturer, Literary Studies, literary writer and theorist
Artist, Associate Dean, International and Engagement, Director, Monash Art Projects
Associate Professor, Accounting
Stacy Holman Jones
Professor, Monash Centre for Theatre and Performance
Director, Monash University Museum of Art
Assistant Lecturer, Film and Screen Studies, Faculty of Arts
Lecturer, Communications and Media Studies
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University