Tag Archives: archibald prize

January 09

Scandals from the Art Gallery of New South Wales

While holidaying at the beach recently, I began daydreaming. Without too much thought (and no research what so ever), a list of exposés and scandals were pieced together in my minds eye, regarding one state funded Australian art gallery. The Art Gallery of New South Wales. Scandals so salacious, you feel like you’ve been watching another Four […]

January 01

In Bed with the Ghost of Adam Cullen

Formerly we used to canonise our heroes. The modern method  is to vulgarise them. Cheap editions of great books may be delightful, but cheap editions of great men are absolutely detestable. Oscar Wilde The Critic as Artist Part 1                   It was late and we’d been drinking. […]