This painting was sold as a portrait by famed Australian artist Brett Whiteley of his mother, Beryl. But since then, both the artist and the sitter have been disputed. Tracking down the truth has proved challenging in the complex world of art trading.
Melbourne artist Lynn Savery says she "never expected to get into the finals, let alone win" the $150,000 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize with her "first" portrait and oil painting.
The ACCC steps in to address the issue of companies making and selling fake Aboriginal art, saying the lack of authenticity is causing the wider industry to be "impacted negatively".
As a female comic creator, Queenie Chan's world can be a lonely place — people are always putting her in boxes that she doesn't fit into. She drew this story about how she flipped the script and carved out a sense of belonging.
Reg Mombassa, Leslie Rice, Juz Kitson, Luke Sciberras and Justine Varga share their secrets for how to succeed in the art world without losing your integrity.
The head of the internationally-renowned Bendigo Art Gallery has been appointed as the new director of the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra.
Charles Blackman, best known for his Alice in Wonderland series of paintings, was revered as one of Australia's greatest painters of the human condition.
Four young painters across the nation have won the Young Archies prize for five to 18-year-olds, entering portraits of someone special to them.
Ai Weiwei visits elephant camps in Myanmar, where efforts to reduce logging have created new dangers for more than 1,000 "jobless" timber elephants.