November 2005 Issue 185

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

1 Margaret Preston: Art and life, BRUCE ADAMS

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

  2 C*town bling, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, MELINDA HINKSON

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

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

5 Robyn Stacey & Ashley Hay: Herbarium, KELLY GELLATLY

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

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

6 Christopher Heathcote et al: Yvonne Audette: Paintings and Drawings 1949 – 2003, 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, 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   8 Synaesthesia and the redemption of painting, byPRUE AHRENS

7 Joseph Beuys in the British Isles and America, 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

8 Synaesthesia and the redemption of painting, byPRUE AHRENS

  9 The sound of visual art,  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.

9 The sound of visual art, 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,  HAEMA SIVANESAN,  sYDNEY    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, HAEMA SIVANESAN, sYDNEY

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

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

11 Letter from Singapore, GINA FAIRLEY

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

  12 LETTER FROM ISTANBUL, 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, 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, HERMOINE MACURA

13 Letter from Dubai, HERMOINE MACURA