Issue 185 November 2005

  1.  Margaret Preston: Art and life  by BRUCE ADAMS   Margaret Preston in her garden at Berowra, 1937. Photo F J Halmarick, Fairfaxphotos.

1. Margaret Preston: Art and life by BRUCE ADAMS

Margaret Preston in her garden at Berowra, 1937. Photo F J Halmarick, Fairfaxphotos.

  2.  C*town bling  by  COURTNEY KIDD    Patricia Piccinini,  Destroy , 2002, from the series  Sandman , digital C-type photograph. Courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney. Collection Craig James and Priya Selva-Nayagam.

2. C*town bling by COURTNEY KIDD

Patricia Piccinini, Destroy, 2002, from the series Sandman, digital C-type photograph. Courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney. Collection Craig James and Priya Selva-Nayagam.

  3.  Twenty years at Gertrude Street  by  SARAH THOMAS    Charlotte Day (Ed)  A Short Ride in a Fast Machine: Gertrude Street Contemporary Art Spaces 1985-2000   Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces in conjunction with Black Inc., 2005. 236 pp $45.00 RRP (paperback)  

3. Twenty years at Gertrude Street by SARAH THOMAS

Charlotte Day (Ed)
A Short Ride in a Fast Machine: Gertrude Street Contemporary Art Spaces 1985-2000

Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces in conjunction with Black Inc., 2005. 236 pp $45.00 RRP (paperback)
 

  4.  Rarrk – John Mawurndjul: A journey through time in northern Australia  by  MELINDA HINKSON    John Mawurndjul beside a rock painting of Ngalyod, Dilebang, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, September 2004. Photo Erika Koch.

4. Rarrk – John Mawurndjul: A journey through time in northern Australia by MELINDA HINKSON

John Mawurndjul beside a rock painting of Ngalyod, Dilebang, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, September 2004. Photo Erika Koch.

  05. Robyn Stacey & Ashley Hay,  Herbarium  by KELLY GELLATLY    Robyn Stacey & Ashley Hay  Herbarium  Cambridge University Press, 2004 164 pp $79.95 RRP

05. Robyn Stacey & Ashley Hay, Herbarium byKELLY GELLATLY

Robyn Stacey & Ashley Hay
Herbarium
Cambridge University Press, 2004
164 pp $79.95 RRP

  06.  Christopher Heathcote et al, Yvonne Audette: Paintings and Drawings 1949 – 2003  by  WILLIAM WRIGHT    Christopher Heathcote et al  Yvonne Audette: Paintings and Drawings 1949 – 2003  Macmillan, 2003 240 pp $99.00 RRP

06. Christopher Heathcote et al, Yvonne Audette: Paintings and Drawings 1949 – 2003 by WILLIAM WRIGHT

Christopher Heathcote et al
Yvonne Audette: Paintings and Drawings 1949 – 2003
Macmillan, 2003 240 pp $99.00 RRP

  7. Joseph Beuys in the British Isles and America by EVE SULLIVAN    Mark Rosenthal, Sean Rainbird & Claudia Schmuckli  Joseph Beuys: Actions, Vitrines, Environments   The Menil Collection, Houston in association with Tate Publishing, 2005.  (distributed by Thames & Hudson in Australia)  224 pp $75.00 RRP  Sean Rainbird  Joseph Beuys and the Celtic World  Tate Publishing, 2005. (distributed by Thames & Hudson in Australia)  $39.95 RRP  

7. Joseph Beuys in the British Isles and America byEVE SULLIVAN

Mark Rosenthal, Sean Rainbird & Claudia Schmuckli
Joseph Beuys: Actions, Vitrines, Environments

The Menil Collection, Houston in association with Tate Publishing, 2005. 
(distributed by Thames & Hudson in Australia) 
224 pp $75.00 RRP

Sean Rainbird
Joseph Beuys and the Celtic World
Tate Publishing, 2005.
(distributed by Thames & Hudson in Australia) 
$39.95 RRP
 

  8. Synaesthesia and the redemption of painting by PRUE AHRENS

8. Synaesthesia and the redemption of painting byPRUE AHRENS

  09. The sound of visual art by  JEREMY ECCLES    Noel McKenna,  Home, Blue Mountains , 2004, enamel on canvas. Private collection. In the exhibition  The sound of painting , at the George Adams Gallery, the Arts Centre, Melbourne.

09. The sound of visual art by JEREMY ECCLES

Noel McKenna, Home, Blue Mountains, 2004, enamel on canvas. Private collection. In the exhibition The sound of painting, at the George Adams Gallery, the Arts Centre, Melbourne.

  10.  Mirror worlds: Contemporary video from Asia  in Sydney by  HAEMA SIVANESAN    Chen Shaoxiong,  Still from Anti-terrorism variety , 2003, DVD. Courtesy the artist and Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou, China.

10. Mirror worlds: Contemporary video from Asia in Sydney by HAEMA SIVANESAN

Chen Shaoxiong, Still from Anti-terrorism variety, 2003, DVD. Courtesy the artist and Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou, China.

  11. Letter from Singapore by  GINA FAIRLEY    Ceramics by Jesse Lim [Singapore] on exhibition at ARTSingapore art fair. Photo Gina Fairley.

11. Letter from Singapore by GINA FAIRLEY

Ceramics by Jesse Lim [Singapore] on exhibition at ARTSingapore art fair. Photo Gina Fairley.

  12. Letter from Istanbul by  STEPHEN NAYLOR    Y Z Kami [Iran/USA],  The real beloved is not the form , 2005, installation of photographs and painting. Photo Stephen Naylor.

12. Letter from Istanbul by STEPHEN NAYLOR

Y Z Kami [Iran/USA], The real beloved is not the form, 2005, installation of photographs and painting. Photo Stephen Naylor.

  13. Letter from Dubai by  HERMOINE MACURA

13. Letter from Dubai by HERMOINE MACURA