This Month's cover :
Lisa Reid, Portrait of Peter (Peter Fay), 2008, acrylic on Belgian linen, 175cm x 150cm. Courtesy the artist and Arts Project Australia, Melbourne. This painting is currently showing in the 2008 Salon des RefusÚs exhibition, National Trust S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 8 March to 4 May. For the first time, the Salon des RefusÚs travels this year, and will show at Tweed River Art Gallery 22 May to 29 June. Reid is also currently represented in the exhibition Without Borders: Outsider Art in an Antipodean Context (curated by Peter Fay and Glenn Barkley for Monash University Museum of Art, 16 April to 21 June) and Pearls of Arts Project Australia: Stuart Purves Collection, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, College of Fine Arts, Sydney, 17 April to 24 May.
|01 Handle with care: 2008 Adelaide Biennial and Adelaide Festival Visual Art Program MARGOT OSBORNE|
|02 Penumbra: Contemporary art from Taiwan, Samstag Museum of Art, University of South Australia NICHOLAS JOSE|
|03 Adaptive Reuse Goes West: Casula Powerhouse & Carriage works, Sydney JEREMY ECCLES|
|04 The Shock of the Independent: Imants Tillers and Tony Clark in Melbourne ASHLEY CRAWFORD|
|05 On the Power & beauty of Political Art FIONA FOLEY|
|06 Just about men CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN|
|07 Peter Alexander Tomory, 1922-2008 ELIZABETH CROSS|
|08 Whatever Happened to the Age of Art Criticism? MICHAEL DENHOLM|
|09 Walking in Constable's Footsteps? RICHARD WHITE|
|10 Why Paraguay? Australia in the Latin Mirror KEVIN MURRAY|
|11 Stephanie Radok and Dick Richards: Julie Blyfield ANNE BRENNAN|
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