Leonard French’s Balzacian life

Reg MacDonald’s biography may return this Australian artist to the national imagination

The 21st Biennale of Sydney

This latest edition offers a contemporary take on elemental balance

Mike Parr’s invisible performance and Tasmania’s complex past

Underneath the bitumen in Hobart, history becomes art

The NGV Triennial

A new exhibition series’ first instalment delivers a heady mix of populism and politics

The state of our art

What does ‘The National’ say about contemporary Australian art?

Sweet celebration

‘Sugar Spin’ at GOMA aims to please and to challenge

A new world for the making

‘O’Keefe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism’ brings together three giants of modernism

Self effacing

‘Mike Parr: Foreign Looking’ brings the anti-institutional artist to the National Gallery of Australia

Everything else was sacrificed

Puzzling out the singular Degas at the National Gallery of Victoria

Artistic immunity

The 20th Biennale of Sydney