All the world's a stage
Digital platforms are proving powerful tools that can transmit local artists and buskers to global audiences.
More women artists are stepping into cultural leadership, benefiting the arts and the wider community.
Language with chutzpah
The number of speakers may have fallen away, but interest in Yiddish culture and language is now experiencing a global revival, including in Melbourne.
Why Melbourne is Australia’s coolest city
Progressive music policies and innovative branding have made Melbourne the true leader of Australia's music scene.
The case for the makers
Creative manufacturing is surviving in urban areas, but the redevelopment of inner-city industrial zones threatens its existence.
Hitting all the right notes
Australia's thriving hip hop scene is home to a diverse group of emerging female talent. Here's five of the best.
Sustainability and ethical production are becoming central to fashion design and manufacturing.
The pounding heart of a music city
The rich history of Melbourne pop music is being documented – along with the cultural conditions that gave rise to it.
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Undergraduate Journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism
Professor, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Professor of Music, and Head, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
PhD Candidate, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, Monash University
Gay Jennifer Breyley
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
Research Associate, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation
Associate Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Journalism