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This Month's cover :
Madeleine Donovan, Two high, shelving, 2003, C-type print. In 1800, the ANU School of Art 2003 graduation show. Madeleine is the recipient of the Artists's Society of Canberra 2004 travelling scholarship. Courtesy of the artist.

Issue 175
November 2004




   01. Philip Jones, Art & Life reviewed by CHRISTOPHER HEATHCOTE
Philip Jones Art & Life Allen & Unwin, 2004 312 pp $49.95 RRP (hardback)... more >


   02. John Slater, Through Artists's Eyes: Australian Suburbs and Their Cities 1919 1945 reviewed by PETER TIMMS
John Slater Through Artists's Eyes: Australian Suburbs and Their Cities 1919 1945 The Miegunyah Press, 2004 238 pp $69.95 RRP (hardback)... more >


   03. Catherine Speck, Painting Ghosts: Australian Women Artists in Wartime, reviewd by SARAH THOMAS
Catherine Speck Painting Ghosts: Australian Women Artists in Wartime Craftsman House (an imprint of Thames & Hudson), 2004 239 pp $70.00 RRP (hardback)... more >


   04. Bev Roberts, Treasures of the State Library of Victoria, reviewed by JOHN THOMPSON
Bev Roberts Treasures of the State Library of Victoria Focus Publishing, 2003 176 pp $49.95 RRP (hardback)... more >


   05. Peter Steele, Plenty: Art into Poetry, reviewed by ROBERT DINGLEY
Peter Steele Plenty: Art into Poetry Macmillan Art Publishing, 2003 128 pp $77.00 RRP (hardback)... more >


   06. Jennifer Mitchelhill, Castles of the Samurai: Power and Beauty, reviewed by GARY HICKEY
Jennifer Mitchelhill Castles of the Samurai: Power and Beaty Kodansha, 2003 (distributed by Bookwise International) 110 pp $65.00 RRP (hardback)... more >


   07. Lucy Trench (ed), Materials & Techniques in the Decorative Arts: An Illustrated Dictionary, reviewed by CHRISTOPHER MENZ
Lucy Trench (ed) Materials & Techniques in the Decorative Arts: An Illustrated Dictionary University of Chicago Press, 2000 (distributed by Footprint Books) 572 pp $118.00 RRP (hardback)... more >


   08. Australia Council, 2004, H2W2 How to do an arts project, where to get help reviewed by AL MUNRO
Australia Council, 2004 H2W2 How to do an arts project, where to get help 174 pp (available on line via www.ozco.gov.au)... more >


   09. Christine Watson, Piercing the Ground: Balgo Women'ts Image Making and Relationship to Country reviewed by GEORGES PETITJEAN
Christine Watson piercing the Ground: Balgo Women's Image Making and Relationship to Country Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2003 400 pp $39.95 RRP (paperback)... more >


   10. Ingrid Periz, Adam Cullen: Scars Last Longer, reviewed by EVE SULLIVAN
Ingrid Periz Adam Cullen: Scars Last Longer Craftsman House (an imprint of Thames & Hudson), 2004 112 pp $39.95 RRP (paperback)... more >


   11. Justin Paton, Ricky Swallow: Field Recordings reviewed by TIMOTHY MORRELL
Justin Paton Ricky Swallow: Field Recordings Craftsman House (an imprint of Thames & Hudson), 2004 112 pp $39.95RRP... more >


   12. Judith Wright, Birds: Poems (4th edition), reviewed by ELIZABETH LAWSON
Judith Wright Birds: Poems (4th edition) Introduced by Meredith McKinney with illustrations from the National Library of Australia's Picture Collection National Library of Australia, 2003 8... more >


   13. Lisanne Gibson and Joanna Besley, Monumental Queensland: Signposts on a Cultural Landscape reviewed by Daniel Thomas
Lisanne Gibson and Joanna Besley Monumental Queensland: Signposts on a Cultural Landscape University of Queensland Press, 2004 268pp $49.95 RRP (paperback)... more >


   14. Andy Warhol: 365 Takes, reviewed by MARK HENSHAW
Andy Warhol: 365 Takes Thames & Hudson, 2004 744pp $75.00 RRP (hardback)... more >


   15. Martin Heiferman et al, John Waters: Change of Life (exhibition catalogue), reivewed by ANNA ZAGALA
Martin Heiferman et al John Waters: Change of Life (exhibition catalogue) Harry N Abrams Inc, in association with the New York Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, 2004 (distributed by Thames... more >


   16. John Waters and Bruce Hainley, Art A Sex Book reviewed by CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN
John Waters and Bruce Hainley Art A Sex Book Thames & Hudson, 2003 208pp $60 RRP (paperback)... more >

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