This is Not Art

October 2, 2014

The Critic's Identity

Do you need to be a musician to write music criticism; does a food writer need to be a great cook? These critics delve into this space between practice and theory. Supported by Government of WA Department of Culture and the Arts.


Jane Howard

Jane Howard is an arts journalist, critic and researcher. Her work has appeared in Guardian Australia, ABC Arts Online, The Lifted Brow, the Adelaide Review and un Magazine. She has worked with the AusStage project, the Australia Council's Women In Theatre ...

Read More

Dylan Burns

Dylan Burns has trawled the depths of Australia's gaming scene for most of the past decade as a reviewer and features writer,. He has also written three novel manuscripts and is passionate about stories that grab you and don't let go.

Read More

Madeleine Laing

Madeleine Laing is Deputy Editor of Four Thousand, hosts a music show on 4ZZZfm and writes for streetpress The Music and music blog She her time trying to think of new words for guitar sounds. She has no current plans to move to Melbourne.

Read More

Matthew Tomich

Matthew Tomich is an editor, music journalist and writer of both fiction and non-fiction. He lives in Perth.

Read More