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Image courtesy of Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan, via QUT Art Museum
Brisbane is relatively small when positioned on the global city scale, but its status as a ‘world city’ has only been growing – and not without the help of its internationally-influenced art scene.
Kris Stewart’s online biography is both tersely written and quite lengthy, the sure sign of a high achiever (or career criminal). Luckily for the Brisbane Powerhouse, their new(ish) artistic director is very definitely the former.
Local poet David Stavanger has capped a breakout year by winning the Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize at the Queensland Poetry Festival.
With numerous art commission sales to her name and exhibitions all around the city â€“Â including Brisbane City Library, CBD Gallery, Westpac Bank (Queen St) and Hotel Grand Chancellor â€“ Janet has well and truly made a name for herself in the art industry.
Local sketch troupes The Sexy Detectives and The Complete First Season have reunited, and you should probably buy a ticket.