This Month's cover :

Danie Mellor, True blue and white, 2005, mixed media. On display in an exhibition of the artist’s work, Voyages of recovery or An ongoing catalogue with moments of reason from the cabinet, at the Canberra Museum and Gallery, 5 August to 22 October. Danie Mellor is represented by Fire-Works gallery, Brisbane; Solander Gallery, Canberra; Despard Gallery, Hobart; Uber Gallery, Melbourne and Caruana & Reid Fine Art, Sydney.

Issue 194
October 2006

   01. The National Aboriginal & Torres Strait 01. Islander Art Award, in Darwin: Yesterday, today and tomorrow CATH BOWDLER

Linda Syddick Napaltjarri, The witch doctor and the windmill, synthetic polymer paint on linen. Courtesy of the artist and MAGNT. Photo Gilbert Herrada.

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   02. Snapshot: Contemporary South Australian art in Adelaide CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN

Installation view of Snapshot at the Experimental Art Foundation, showing on wall, left to right: Annette Bezor, Urban turbans, 2006, oil on canvas; Viv Miller, Volcano painti... more >

   03. Artists sustaining their practice in different ways MEREDITH HINCHLIFFE

Morley Grainger with work from her exhibition Rise – cooking up character. Photo David Martinelli. Courtesy of the artist.

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   04. Angela Brennan: Every morning I wake up on the wrong side of capitalism, in Melbourne KATE SANDS

Angela Brennan, These are my principles, 2005, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist, Niagara Galleries, Melbourne, and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney.

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   05. Peter's joke: Art and the Nonconformist Conscience ANDREW BRIGHTON

Francis Bacon, Head II, 1949, oil on canvas. Collection of the Ulster Museum.© Estate of Francis Bacon, all rights reserved, DACS. Photo reproduced with permission of the Trustees of the N... more >

   06. Letter from Spain ALISON KUBLER

Richard Serra, The matter of time, an installation of 8 sculptures, completed 2005, weatherproof steel, at the Arcelor Gallery, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao. Copyright Robert Polidori, 2005. ... more >

   07. New Zealand pays Tribute at the Auckland Art Gallery ANDREW CLIFFORD

Len Castle, Bird-headed bowl, c 1990, earthenware, alkaline copper glaze, textured exterior washed with grey pigment. Private collection, Auckland.

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Prompted by AMA’s terrific collection of contributions written as a tribute to Peter Townsend, and rememb... more >

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