Crypto art, Rolls-Royce cars, wine, art: what ultra-rich Australians are buying – 71Bait

There are nearly 21,000 Aussies with net worths in excess of $43 million, and a new report reveals how they’re spending their money. Australia’s ultra-rich – those who are worth over $30 ($43 million) – have not suffered during the pandemic as their wealth has surged 97 per cent over the past year, and a … Read more

[+] Billionaire Philanthropist Unveils Next Design Statement – 71Bait

Billionaire philanthropist and art collector Judith Neilson is preparing to make her next design statement with plans for an $18.5 million warehouse conversion to create a modern private residence. The proposal is touted as an opportunity to create a future example of “world-class adaptive reuse” of an existing commercial building. “This builds on applicant Judith … Read more

Australian artists join Mount Holyoke students to create traditional Aboriginal art – 71Bait

Centuries ago, in the cooler climates of South East Australia, Aboriginal people made coats from possum skin to keep warm in winter and to maintain a bond with their communities and country, etching the insides of the garments with decorative artwork and maps, designed to tell something about each person’s story. The cloaks would start … Read more

Australian artists join Mount Holyoke students to create traditional Aboriginal art – 71Bait

Centuries ago, in the cooler climates of South East Australia, Aboriginal people made coats from possum skin to keep warm in winter and to maintain a bond with their communities and country, etching the insides of the garments with decorative artwork and maps, designed to tell something about each person’s story. The cloaks would start … Read more