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This Month's cover :

Balint Zsako, Untitled, 2007, watercolor and ink on paper, 30.48 x 40.64cm.
Collection: Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Tasmania. Image courtesy the artist; www.balintzsako.com
Currently showing in Monanism, MONA, Hobart, 21 January to 19 July 2011.



Issue 237
March 2011



01 EDITORIAL

full editorial here

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   02 Slow, wide and dangerous – The River Project, Campbelltown Arts Centre FIONA DAVIES

Ringo Bunoan, Bridge, 2008, installation view, The River Project, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney.

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03 Art: the academic misfit GEORGIANA ARCHER

Joe Frost’s article, ‘Joe Frost: Five Observations’, summarising his experience of teaching art in the university
sector struck a chord with me. His points regarding the role of the ... more >



   04 Resistance to change DONALD BROOK

McLean Edwards, Art Student # 1, 2010, oil on canvas, 122 x 122cm.
From the exhibition McLean Edwards: Bad Habits.
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   05 Natural Digression: to see what we don’t yet know we’re seeing KIRSTEN RANN

Rose Montebello, Night watch, 2010, paper, mountboard,, 41cm diameter. From the UTS Gallery exhibition Natural Digression. Image courtesy the artist.

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   06 Susan Sontag’s Legacy to the Visual Arts JOHN CONOMOS

Peter Hujar, Susan Sontag, 1975, vintage gelatin silver print, 10 x 8 inches.
Collection: The National Portrait Gallery, Washington.
© 1987 The Peter Hujar Archive LLC

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   07 Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer’s Life 1990 – 2005 ANDREW QUILTY

Patti Smith with her Children, Jackson and Jesse, St. Clair Sho res, Michigan, 1996. All photographs © Annie Leibovitz;
from Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer’s Life, 1990 – 2005.

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   08 Head – Into the Black: McLean Edwards ANDREW FROST

Disco Boat, 2010, oil on canvas, 153 x 153cm. All images of work by McLean Edwards,
courtesy the artist and Martin Brown Fine Art, Sydney.

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   09 Bardayal ‘Lofty’ Nadjamerrek AO JEREMY ECCLES

Ngalyod The Rainbow Serpent, 1980, natural pigments on bark.
Collection: Museum and Art Gallery Northern Territory.
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   10 Telling Secret Tales: The World of Linocut Artist Angela Cavalieri SALLIE MUIRDEN

Tell tales, 2010, hand-printed linocut and oil paint on canvas, 121 x 372 cm.
Photograph by Tim Gresham.

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   11 roundabout° at the City Gallery Wellington BILLIE LYTHBERG

Lonnie Hutchinson, Monumental Black Comb Form, 2009,
stainless steel and two-pot paint, 98 x 134cm. Images courtesy the artists and roundabout˚.

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   12 John Kelly – Probe LAURA GASCOIGNE

Halo, 2007, mixed media, installation view, Agnew’s Gallery, London. Photographs by Todd White & Associates.

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   13 Sam Leach’s Platonia PAVEL S. PYS

Walrus Configuration 1, 2010, oil and resin on linen on wood, 26 x 36cm. Images courtesy the artist Sam Leach,
Sullivan + Strumpf Fine Art, Sydney, and COMODAA, London.

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   14 Tom Moore’s glass-roots vision DENNIS COLEMAN

Shelf, 2008, blown glass, wooden shelves, steel fittings, below right glass object 50 x 35
x 25cm; installation view, Moore is More, 2009, Jam Factory Contemporary Craft &... more >



   15 In search of the Gellibrands DANIELLE WOOD

Artist unknown (possibly Augustus Earle), Four Children of Joseph Tice Gellibrand, c.1828,
oil on canvas, 63.5 x 75.3cm. Collection: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart. Presente... more >


16 Letters to the editor

1. Accessible Dobell from Elizabeth Donaldson
2. Impressions of ‘Impressions of Japan’ from Dr Anne Kirker

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   17 A Tale of Two Biennales: Gwangju and Busan EN YOUNG AHN

An unidentified Prisoner, S-21 Prison, Phnom Penh, Cambodia,
from Tuol Sleng Prison Photographs, 1975-1979.
© Doug Niven and Tuol Sleng Museum of Genocide, Cambodia.
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