Kantharsis

Giving a contemporary interdisciplinary treatment to ancient Kantha embroidery

India-set documentary on menstruation wins at Oscars 2019

The 26-minute film follows girls and women in Hapur in northern India and their experience with the installation of a pad machine in their village.

Crushing it at Tropfest 2019

Shabana Azeez wins Best Actress for Leela Varghese’s 7-minute film at Tropfest 2019

A life devoted to the arts

Nawal Moudgil’s arts institute is set to mark its 25th anniversary this year

Regarlanding the body

Raina Peterson and Govind Pillai present a joyous, sensuous, and vulnerable celebration of the non-binary, ungendered, uncolonised body

Australia Day Honours: Mandar Madhusudan Vaidya, OAM

Melbourne’s MANDAR MADHUSUDAN VAIDYA is awarded OAM for service to the performing arts

Bollywood bonanza this week

Reviews of Uri, The Accidental Prime Minister, and Cabaret, BY SUBHASH K. JHA.

Paradise lost

When the title of an exhibition does little to capture the essence of the subject area, WRITES APARNA ANANTHUNI.

We love Sydney in the summer

We pick here our Top Ten favourites from Sydney Festival 2019.

Sydney Festival 2018: Pole gymnastics

Mallakhamb India: Is it acrobatics, aerobics or gymnastics? A kind of yoga, maybe? Check it out for yourself and decide.