Issue 203 September 2007

1 Ecstasy and melancholy from the Masters of emotion at the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Victoria HUGH HUDSON Louise Bourgeois, St Sébastienne, 1992, drypoint, edn 36/50, private collection, Melbourne.

1 Ecstasy and melancholy from the Masters of emotion at the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Victoria HUGH HUDSON

Louise Bourgeois, St Sébastienne, 1992, drypoint, edn 36/50, private collection, Melbourne.

2 The arts of Islam: Treasures from the Nasser D Khalili Collection in Sydney MICHAEL DESMOND Part 8 of a 30-part Qur’an, Iran, perhaps Azerbaijan, c. 1175-1225 AD, ink, gold and opaque watercolour on paper, 92 folios, 3 lines to the page.

2 The arts of Islam: Treasures from the Nasser D Khalili Collection in Sydney MICHAEL DESMOND

Part 8 of a 30-part Qur’an, Iran, perhaps Azerbaijan, c. 1175-1225 AD, ink, gold and opaque watercolour on paper, 92 folios, 3 lines to the page.

3 Kant in a lab coat: Visual Animals in Adelaide MARGOT OSBORNE Erica Seccombe, Cephalopoda nano-plastica, 2006, microcomputed x-ray CT data.

3 Kant in a lab coat: Visual Animals in Adelaide MARGOT OSBORNE

Erica Seccombe, Cephalopoda nano-plastica, 2006, microcomputed x-ray CT data.

4 Katharina Grosse’s Picture park in Brisbane CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN Katharina Grosse, Picture park, 2007, installation at the Gallery of Modern art, Brisbane (detail). Photo John Gollings.

4 Katharina Grosse’s Picture park in Brisbane CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN

Katharina Grosse, Picture park, 2007, installation at the Gallery of Modern art, Brisbane (detail). Photo John Gollings.

5 Kitty Kantilla in Melbourne MARIELLE SCHWERIN Kutuwalumi Purawarrumpatu Kitty Kantilla, Tiwi, Untitled, 2002, earth pigments on canvas, private collection, NSW. © The artist’s estate, courtesy of Jilamara Arts & Crafts.

5 Kitty Kantilla in Melbourne MARIELLE SCHWERIN

Kutuwalumi Purawarrumpatu Kitty Kantilla, Tiwi, Untitled, 2002, earth pigments on canvas, private collection, NSW. © The artist’s estate, courtesy of Jilamara Arts & Crafts.

6 Interference problems? Comments on the recent reception of Howard Arkley JOHN GREGORY

6 Interference problems? Comments on the recent reception of Howard Arkley JOHN GREGORY

7 The battle of the Bogside Artists in Derry, Northern Ireland CHRIS HOLMES Bogside Artists, Bloody Sunday, 1997, mural, Bogside, Derry.

7 The battle of the Bogside Artists in Derry, Northern Ireland CHRIS HOLMES

Bogside Artists, Bloody Sunday, 1997, mural, Bogside, Derry.

8 Letter from Seoul VERONICA TELLO Nam June Paik, The more the better, 1988, three-channel video installation with 1003 monitors and steel structure, colour, sound.

8 Letter from Seoul VERONICA TELLO

Nam June Paik, The more the better, 1988, three-channel video installation with 1003 monitors and steel structure, colour, sound.

9 A tribute to Eric Westbrook 1915–2005 GERARD VAUGHAN Eric Westbrook. Courtesy of the National Gallery of Vicotria.

9 A tribute to Eric Westbrook 1915–2005 GERARD VAUGHAN

Eric Westbrook. Courtesy of the National Gallery of Vicotria.