Australia

On the Right Track – Fashions on the Field Spring Racewear

On the Right Track – Fashions on the Field Spring Racewear

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It seems that this year’s Spring race wear trackside will be all about curvaceous lady like silhouettes and pastel shades. At Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne for the Spring carnival in 2012, including the great Melbourne Cup Day, they are celebrating all the style and glamour of 50 Years of Fashion…

Allpress Antiques @ Melbourne – The Past Founding the Future

Allpress Antiques @ Melbourne – The Past Founding the Future

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Allpress Antiques is a stylish starting and stopping point for all those seeking quality chic French and English country style furniture and beautiful objects

Australian Sculptor Suzie O’Shea – Frocking Religious Stuff

Australian Sculptor Suzie O’Shea – Frocking Religious Stuff

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‘Making satisfies my need to be productive and artistic. For me making is an occupation of contentment and achievement. I begin my day with a plan of optimism’* Suzie O’Shea patiently models ‘frocks out of clay’, ‘hand-building, firing and glazing’ using mud as material to produce an ever-changing eclectic collection…

Li Cunxin Artistic Director Presents Queensland Ballet 2013

Li Cunxin Artistic Director Presents Queensland Ballet 2013

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The Queensland Ballet’s story is ongoing and its 2013 dance program prepared by Artistic Director Li Cunxin will be reviewed in a positive, inspirational light

Mozart Handel & Vivaldi – ACO, Egarr & Joyous Ancient Music

Mozart Handel & Vivaldi – ACO, Egarr & Joyous Ancient Music

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For all lovers of fine music from the 6 – 18 October 2012 The Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) will tour an ensemble around Australia with conductor, historian, organ scholar and director Richard Egarr of the Academy of Ancient Music (AAM) playing concertos by Mozart, Handel and Vivaldi on Harpsichord and Fortepiano….

Positano, Perfect For Shopping and Pretty As A Picture

Positano, Perfect For Shopping and Pretty As A Picture

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So close, yet worlds away from Naples, is picturesque Positano. Situated on the Amalfi Coast, where dramatic cliffs hug the sea, this is a playground for Italians and tourists alike. It is easy to see why. The Med lapping at the shores of volcanic beaches (this is black sand and…

Graham Geddes – Antiquities and Decorative Arts End Sale

Graham Geddes – Antiquities and Decorative Arts End Sale

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On the weekend of the 15th and 16th September at Melbourne an auction of 1836 items by Leonard Joel will see dealer Graham Geddes collection come to an end sale

Milica Ilic Soprano – A Brilliant Career in the Making

Milica Ilic Soprano – A Brilliant Career in the Making

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Brisbane based soprano Milica Ilic is a Principal Artist for Opera Australia and in 2012 has appeared as Queen of the Night in the Magic Flute and will later in the year cover the title role in Opera Australia’s new production of Lucia di Lamermoor. She is also completing a series…