Thursday, September 23, 2021

As told to Katie Cunningham

‘A couple of weeks ago I lost it’: Lisa Havilah on finding and misplacing loved ones’ creations

Three thingsArt and design‘A couple of weeks ago I lost it’: Lisa Havilah on finding and misplacing loved ones’ creationsThe chief executive of Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum has lived her life through objects, but it is the pieces made by...

‘My heart ached for weeks’: Osher Günsberg on losing a bass guitar and getting glasses

Three thingsAustralian lifestyle‘My heart ached for weeks’: Osher Günsberg on losing a bass guitar and getting glassesThe stalwart Australian TV host talks about his favourite objects, including one with a ‘level of virtue signalling’ that makes him ill As...

The Presets’ Julian Hamilton on the under-the-bed discovery that changed his career

Three thingsMusicThe Presets’ Julian Hamilton on the under-the-bed discovery that changed his careerThe musician shares stories of ‘creating acid squelches’, pestering Kraftwerk and a beloved tunnel’s second life As told to Katie CunninghamTue 7 Sep 2021 13.43 EDTLast modified...

‘It helps disguise me’: Bryan Brown on getting recognised, stolen cars and identifying with objects

Three thingsAustralian lifestyle‘It helps disguise me’: Bryan Brown on getting recognised, stolen cars and identifying with objectsThe actor turned crime writer reveals the story of three things that have helped shape his identity As told to Katie CunninghamTue 31...

Murray Cook’s favourite things: ‘I wouldn’t say I’m a clotheshorse, but I do like unusual clothes’

Three thingsMusicMurray Cook’s favourite things: ‘I wouldn’t say I’m a clotheshorse, but I do like unusual clothes’The former Red Wiggle and current Soul Mover on the stories behind his most treasured objects As told to Katie CunninghamTue 24 Aug...

Wil Anderson’s favourite objects: ‘My mates bought me a trophy that says Knob of the Year’

Three thingsComedyWil Anderson’s favourite objects: ‘My mates bought me a trophy that says Knob of the Year’The comedian, TV and radio host talks nostalgic desk ornaments and ‘revolutionary’ gadgets As told to Katie CunninghamTue 17 Aug 2021 13.30 EDTLast...

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