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  • True flavour, not true facts

    The value of oral histories is in the flavour rather than the facts. The interviews with artists recorded for the Balnaves Foundation Australian Sculpture Archive Project are not just informative, but sometimes moving and often surprisingly funny.

    10 months, 3 weeks ago, by Steven Miller

  • Dr Ever-Hard’s dirty little book

    As a state gallery, it can be difficult to negotiate the shifting boundaries between what is considered challenging, provocative, offensive and obscene. The general public often has different ideas about these things to those working in the arts.

    3 years, 1 month ago, by Steven Miller

  • Give them back their names and their dignity

    Although I do not normally believe in conspiracy theories, if you look at the artwork labels at the Gallery, there is evidence of a feline revisionist agenda at play.

    4 years, 3 months ago, by Steven Miller

  • David Strachan’s salmon fricassé

    No, we aren’t trying to jump on the celebrity cooking show bandwagon, we’re Cooking for Copyright. You too can join the social media campaign to reform archaic laws.

    4 years, 5 months ago, by Steven Miller

  • A place for snackers, searchers and miners

    In light of the Gallery's Sydney Modern project, we've been doing a lot of thinking about cultural institutions in the 21st century. On a recent study trip overseas, the focus was on libraries and archives.

    5 years ago, by Steven Miller

Steven Miller
Head of the Edmund and Joanna Capon Research Library and Archive