A major tourist attraction in Broken Hill, NSW, Australia, Silver City Mint and Art Centre houses the world's largest acrylic painting on canvas, "The Big Picture", measuring 12m x 100m. This giant work by Peter Anderson (Ando) is a spectacular panorama of the outback that visitors experience from a central viewing platform.
THE late Emily Kngwarreye was the unlikely "white knight" of Lawson-Menzies's Aboriginal art sale in Kensington last week, thundering to the rescue of what otherwise looks to have been a distinctly patchy auction.
DESCRIBING his management style as incompetent and lacking in commercial morality, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission has banned the colourful Sydney business identity Jim Byrnes from managing corporations.
The four failed companies are ACN 072 951 823 Pty Ltd, Bauhaus Pyrmont Pty Limited, Curlew Apartments Pty Ltd and Cromwells Auctioneers..read more