marcus westbury

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Unpaid? Unremarkable.

March 31st, 2009 10 Comments

My comments here about the proposed billion dollar redevelopment of the Sydney Opera House have attracted more than the usual amount of attention as has Ben Eltham’s post about the same subject over at Larvatus Prodeo. Comments on both sites have come from people who are working or have worked at the Opera House or […]

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A billion lost opportunities?

March 21st, 2009 15 Comments

The Sydney press is reporting this morning that the NSW state government “has agreed to fund a $1 billion project to finally bring the Sydney Opera House in line with its designer’s vision.” This decision is one that is so staggeringly out of touch with the realities of cultural policy at the moment that it […]

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