Christian Thompson’s Ritual Intimacy exhibition charts the Australian artist’s ongoing wanderlust

Christian Thompson’s Ritual Intimacy exhibition charts the Australian artist’s ongoing wanderlust

Posted May 20, 2018 06:05:55 Photo: Thompson’s formal training is in sculpture but his practice takes in photography, textiles, video and sound art. (ABC: Teresa Tan) In his best-known photographic series, artist and Bidjara man Christian Thompson appears in a variety of spangled costumes with his head crowned, or face …

Eight charts that illustrate our growing tax problem

Eight charts that illustrate our growing tax problem

By Rebecca Cassells and Alan Duncan Posted May 07, 2018 12:17:58 Photo: Ken Henry, John Howard and Joe Hockey have all attempted to reform Australia’s tax system.  (AAP: Emil Jeyaratnam) As we move closer to Treasurer Scott Morrison’s third budget, what we do know is this — Australia has a …

Gurrumul Yunupingu’s album first Indigenous language album to top Australian charts

Gurrumul Yunupingu’s album first Indigenous language album to top Australian charts

Updated April 21, 2018 19:49:57 Video: Listen to Gurrumul’s track Djolin (ABC News) Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu’s final album, released nine months after the acclaimed musician’s death, has become the first in an Australian Indigenous language to top music charts in Australia. The album, Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow), was over …