• Gericaults toy horse-pil on canvas-34x47cm-2015-3

    Last week saw some fierce bidding over some truly exquisite pieces of artwork for our Fine Lines art auction, and we’re very excited and incredibly grateful to announce the auction helped to raise $62,000 for the Sydney Story Factory, which will go towards our creative writing programs! An enormous thank you to everyone who bid, and lots […]

  • Blak Douglas, The Art of Eating, inspired by Chopsticks by 10-year-old Rock.

    As of right now, Fine Lines is live online! Fine Lines is an exhibition and online auction of artworks inspired by poetry and song, and it’s our major biennial fundraising event. Over 40 of Australia’s leading artists have donated a work,  including this year’s Archibald Prize winner, Nigel Milsom, Locust Jones, Catherine Cassidy, James Powditch, Jason Benjamin, Bronwyn […]

  • Gericaults toy horse-pil on canvas-34x47cm-2015-3

    Our fundraising art exhibition and auction, Fine Lines, goes live online this Friday, 2nd October, at Fine Lines is a unique exhibition of artworks inspired or influenced by poetry. More than 45 of Australia’s leading artists have donated an artwork related to a poem, including this year’s Archibald Prize winner Nigel Milsom, James Powditch, […]

  • Linda Jaivin

    We’re stoked to announce that our September Factory Talks will be with wonderful author Linda Jaivin! There’s not much she can’t write – her latest works include the novel The Empress Lover, the travel companion Beijing, and the Quarterly Essay Found In Translation: In Praise of a Plural World. She’ll be talking about all this […]

  • cupcakematt

    Last week Deputy Storyteller Matt and intrepid student Claire filmed a series of videos for our friends at ABC Splash on how to write a story. Not only is it an informative resource, it’s hilarious! You even get to see Matt smooshing a cupcake! You can check out the full series right here:!/digibook/2000107/how-to-build-stories

  • RealInsurancepiccrop

    In term four this year, the Sydney Story Factory will give a new group of young people the chance to unleash their creativity in one of our term-long workshops. For one day a week, every week, we’ll transform a classroom in a primary school in Western Sydney into a Martian Embassy outpost. We’re going to run workshops morning […]

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