Podcasting Success at the City of Sydney Creative Studios

Licensed Poetics is a new podcast created by co-hosts B. Fung-Ling and Joachim Li at the City of Sydney Creative Studios. Brand X interviewed Joachim to learn a little more about the podcast that explores the world of books, art and creative story-telling. Read more


In the spirit of music month, the Brand X-Files decided to sit down with singing teacher Kathleen Connell, a regular hirer who runs her practice from our level 5.2 studio at the City of Sydney Creative Studios. Read more


Episode #2 of The Brand X-Files investigates Piano+, an organisation emerging from the prestigious Sydney International Piano Competition (The Sydney). Read more


For our first instalment of The Brand X-Files, an investigation into organisations and artists shaping Australia's creative scene, we caught up with Heaps Decent, an Australian organisation empowering young people to express their creativity through music and multimedia. Read more


Sydney's finest queer performer, composer, educator, and clarinettist, Solomon Frank, graces City of Sydney Creative Studios with a fascinating performance as part of Brand X Experimental Artist residency program in 2022. Watch the performance as well as our interview with Solomon and be fascinated by all the intriguing sounds Solomon creates. Read more

Scene Shift Residency Announcement

CAD Factory and Brand X are pleased to announce the artists chosen for the inaugural Scene Shift Residency Program, where a rural artist takes on residency in the heart of the city, whilst a city dweller escapes the rat race and heads out to the quiet country. Read more

ONE NOT TO SLEEP ON! Aslam Abdus-samad's 'I Can't Sleep' at The Flying Nun

Season 7 of the Flying Nun is about to wrap up, but not before we dazzle audiences with our final two shows. The penultimate performance of the season, Aslam Abdus-samad's 'I Can't Sleep', hits the stage this Friday and Saturday to wake us all from our slumber. Read more


Meet PARYS X, self proclaimed as 'a strange man living on a strange world existing in a verrrryyyyyyyyyyyyy strange universe'. PARYS X is a musician, artist, and video creator, intent on inspiring people with his passion and good sense of humour. Read more

Re:Group's Latest: A Man in a Wolf Mask and a Catalogue of Bangers!

Next up at the Flying Nun is AUTO TUNE by re:group Performance Collective. Creative Producer Malcolm Whittaker sits down with BX Baddie Sophie to answer some burning questions. Read more

Ground Zero Artist Announcement

A two-night extravaganza coming to WorldPride and The Flying Nun, showcasing some of Australia’s most exciting LGBTQIA+ artists who identify as living with disability. Read more

Create Live Work resident: Anthea Williams

Meet Anthea! Anthea Williams is an award-winning theatre director and emerging film director specialising in developing new Australian performance. Read more

Jim Junkie is weight lifting his way to success!

Drag king fitness icon Jim Junkie lets us know what we can expect from his heart-pumping show! Read more

Lady Precious Stream creators talk telling traditional stories!

A 1934 work by Hsiung is being recontextualised in contemporary Australia, with an all-Asian team. Read more

@Abu Salim creator Randa Sayed is paving the way with drag!

@Abu Salim creator Randa Sayed is paving the way with drag! Read more

Flying Nun artist Kate Gaul on upcoming show "It's Still Her Voice"

Flying Nun artist Kate Gaul on upcoming show "It's Still Her Voice" Read more

Use your Dine & Discover Vouchers at The Flying Nun

You can now use your Service NSW Discover Vouchers to purchase tickets to all remaining Flying Nun performances. Simply enter this promotion code when prompted at checkout: DISCOVER2022 (and display all valid vouchers from the ServiceNSW app at box office on the night of the performance). Terms and conditions apply. Read more


The Flying Nun Season 6.2 THE NEW (UN) NORMAL is now on sale and the whole program is available for you to experience IRL. Read more

FAQ: City of Sydney Creative Studios

You've got questions, we've got answers! Explore the Frequently Asked Questions we've received since being announced as the operators of City of Sydney Creative Studios. Got another burning question? Ask via our Facebook or Instagram using /brandxinc Read more

Brand X appoints new General Manager Emmaly Langridge

Brand X are proud to announce the appointment of experienced arts manager Emmaly Langridge to the newly created position of General Manager; a role created to support the organisation’s transformative growth. Read more

Brand X to run new state-of-the-art city centre creative studios

Brand X – one of Sydney’s leading providers of affordable space for artists – will operate the five-storey City of Sydney Creative Studios on Bathurst Street when it opens early next year. Read more

New ProtoSHOP Residents

A warm Brand X welcome to our New ProtoSHOP residents. Make sure to follow @ProtoSHOPbyBrandX for new products launching each week. Read more

COVID-19 Support Reference Guide

A quick reference guide to the COVID-19 support packages that may be able to assist you and your organisation during the NSW Lockdown including income relief and business grants to meet expenses incurred during restricted trade. Read more

Skill-Up while in Lockdown

Presented by practicing artists from our local community Artist-2-Artist Professional Development Program sessions are now available on-line. It’s peer-to-peer training for and by independent artists and offers joyful experiences in making and creating so we are all encouraged to keep “doing". Read more

COVID-19 UPDATE (as of 23/8/21)

Stay At Home orders announced for the Greater Sydney area are in effect until October 4. Therefore our studios in Darlinghurst, St Leonards and Tempe will be temporarily closed until further notice. Read more