This Month's cover :
Sofia Tekela-Smith, Melodies of their honey-coloured skin part 2, 2003, greenstone, black pearl, waxed thread, fibreglass and acrylic. In Biennial 04 SCAPE from a different angle at Canterbury Museum, NZ until 30 November.

Issue 174
October 2004

   1. ADAM GECZY: Video magic at the Performance Space, Sydney.
John Gillies, The Mary Stuart Tapes, 2000, still from singe channel DVD projection. Performer Clare Grant. Courtesy of the artist and Performance Space, Sydney.... more >

   2. DONALD RICHARDSON: An argument for resale royalty for artists
Erica Seccombe, Stretching the dollar, 2004, computer-generated drawing. Copyright of Art Monthly Australia, October 2004.... more >

   3. KEN SCARLETT: Sculpture, sculpture, and more sculpture!
Robert Owen (artist), with Denton Corker Marshall (architects), Webb Bridge, 2003, Docklands, Melbourne.... more >

   4. SARAH THOMAS: A philanthropic milestone: TarraWarra Museum of Art in the Yarra Valley, Victoria
Installation detail from the exhibition Echo at TarraWarra Museum of Art, showing William Delafield Cook, Hanging Rock, 1985, synthetic polymer paint on canvas, collection of TarraWarra ... more >

   5. MAURICE O'RIORDAN: Sky train: The 21st NATSIAA in Darwin
Flora Nulyarima Napaljarri Hotl, Train, 2004, acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Julalikari Arts. Photo Gilbert Herrada, MAGNT.... more >

   6. ANONDA BELL: Letter from New York:(Un)Conventional Art
Icon doll of the Pants of Fire organisation. Photo Anonda Bell.... more >

   7. STEPHEN HALEY: Three colours: Gordon Bennett and Peter Robinson at the Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne
Gordon Bennett, Self portrait (but I always wanted to be one of the good guys), 1990, oil on canvas. Private collection. Courtesy of the artist and Bellas Milani Gallery, Brisbane.... more >

   8. ANNE SANDERS: Hilarie Mais: Survey of works 1974 2004 at the ANU Drill Hall Gallery, Canberra
Installation detail from the exhibition HIlarie Mais: Survey of works 1974 - 2004, at the ANU Drill Hall Gallery, Canberra.... more >

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