In light of recent events
ABC of the Great Resignation

In light of recent events

Oslo Davis

Oslo Davis is an illustrator and artist.


In This Issue

Image of René Block installing 7000 Oaks on behalf of Joseph Beuys as part of the 1984 Biennale of Sydney

From little things: 23rd Biennale of Sydney

The story behind the 40-year-old tree centring ‘rīvus’, José Roca’s Biennale

Image of Lea Ypi

Eastern blocked: Lea Ypi’s ‘Free’

Growing up in Eastern Europe in the ’90s, as the free market’s arrival failed to ‘end history’

Still image from ‘Spencer’

The princess and the pea soup: ‘Spencer’

Pablo Larraín’s laboured Princess Diana biopic is a future camp classic

Chair of the National COVID-19 Commission Advisory Board Neville Power

The scourge of state capture

We are increasingly aware our politics have been captured by lobbyists and industries, so what can we do about it?


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Composite image showing John Hughes (image via Giramondo Publishing) and the cover of his novel The Dogs (Upswell Publishing)

A dog’s breakfast

Notes on John Hughes’s plagiarism scandal

Image of Erin Doherty as Becky Green in Chloe. Image supplied

App trap: ‘Chloe’

‘Sex Education’ writer Alice Seabright’s new psychological thriller probing social media leads this month’s streaming highlights

Pablo Picasso, Figures by the sea (Figures au bord de la mer), January 12, 1931, oil on canvas, 130.0 × 195.0 cm, Musée national Picasso-Paris. © Succession Picasso/Copyright Agency, 2022. Photo: © RMN - Grand Palais - Mathieu Rabeau

‘The Picasso Century’ at the NGV

The NGV’s exhibition offers a fascinating history of the avant-garde across the Spanish artist’s lifetime

Composite image of Sydney Morning Herald editor Bevan Shields (image SMH/supplied) and actor Rebel Wilson (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

Two sides of the same Shields?

Editor Bevan Shields’ attempts to handle the backlash over his masthead’s treatment of Rebel Wilson points to the dismal and fragile state of news media