Was Cate Blanchett seriously asking for $30 million for the performing arts last week? The big splash is a common provocation but not necessarily one to always be taken literally. To be fair, Blanchett did more than just ask for money. She made a passionate speech defending the social and economic role of the arts [...]
March 26th, 2010 5 Comments
Tags: $30m · 19th century artforms · art v bureacracy · Arts Funding · bureacracy · bureacratic arts culture · Cate Blanchett · funding priorities · performing arts funding · Sydney Theatre Company · What the hell should we actually be prioritising spending limited resources on?