Issue 206 Summer Dec-Feb 2007

  1 From the chair   David Williams

1 From the chair David Williams

  2 From the editor   Christopher Chapman

2 From the editor Christopher Chapman

  3 Culture Warriors, the inaugural National Indigenous Art Triennial in Canberra CARLY LANE, IAN MCLEAN, JOHN CARTY   Maringka Baker,  Pitjantjatjara people, Kuru Ala , 2007, acrylic on canvas. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. © Maringka Baker.

3 Culture Warriors, the inaugural National Indigenous Art Triennial in Canberra CARLY LANE, IAN MCLEAN, JOHN CARTY

Maringka Baker, Pitjantjatjara people, Kuru Ala, 2007, acrylic on canvas. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. © Maringka Baker.

  4 Confessions of a boot scooter: The Togart Contemporary Art Award (NT) in Darwin MAURICE O’RIORDAN   Chayni Henry,  Stories from the city, stories from the sea,  2007, acrylic on board

4 Confessions of a boot scooter: The Togart Contemporary Art Award (NT) in Darwin MAURICE O’RIORDAN

Chayni Henry, Stories from the city, stories from the sea, 2007, acrylic on board

  5 Marie Hagerty and Derek O’Connor in Canberra MATTHEW HOLT    Marie Hagerty,   Joker  , 2007, collage. Courtesy of the artist and Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney.

5 Marie Hagerty and Derek O’Connor in Canberra MATTHEW HOLT

Marie Hagerty, Joker, 2007, collage. Courtesy of the artist and Tim Olsen Gallery, Sydney.

  6 Panic Attack! Art in the Punk Years in London EVE SULLIVAN   David Lamelas, F rom The violent tapes of 1975, 1975 , single image from a set of ten black and white photographs. Courtesy Galerie Kienzle & Gmeiner GmbH, Berlin.

6 Panic Attack! Art in the Punk Years in London EVE SULLIVAN

David Lamelas, From The violent tapes of 1975, 1975, single image from a set of ten black and white photographs. Courtesy Galerie Kienzle & Gmeiner GmbH, Berlin.

  7 Super Bodies: Heroic Fashion from the 1980s in Melbourne SALLY GRAY   Norma Kamali, New York (fashion house), Norma Kamali designer, Evening dress, autumn-winter 1977, polyester jersey. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased NGV Foundation, 2006.

7 Super Bodies: Heroic Fashion from the 1980s in Melbourne SALLY GRAY

Norma Kamali, New York (fashion house), Norma Kamali designer, Evening dress, autumn-winter 1977, polyester jersey. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased NGV Foundation, 2006.

  8 Portraits by John Brack in Canberra RONALD MILLAR    John Brack,   Second daughter,   1954, drypoint. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. © Helen Brack.

8 Portraits by John Brack in Canberra RONALD MILLAR

John Brack, Second daughter, 1954, drypoint. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. © Helen Brack.

  9 Owen Gower Lade 1922–2007: big artist in a small city DANIEL THOMAS    Owen Lade,   Yours Sincerely,   1988, oil on board. Collection of Luke Wagner, Hobart.

9 Owen Gower Lade 1922–2007: big artist in a small city DANIEL THOMAS

Owen Lade, Yours Sincerely, 1988, oil on board. Collection of Luke Wagner, Hobart.

  10 Te Huringa / Turning Points: Pakeha colonisation and Maori empowerment in Wellington ALICE TE PUNGA SOMERVILLE & TERESIA TEAIWA    C. F. Goldie,   Kapikapi,   1909, oil on canvas. From the Fletcher Trust Collection, Auckland.

10 Te Huringa / Turning Points: Pakeha colonisation and Maori empowerment in Wellington ALICE TE PUNGA SOMERVILLE & TERESIA TEAIWA

C. F. Goldie, Kapikapi, 1909, oil on canvas. From the Fletcher Trust Collection, Auckland.

  11 Silent witnesses HIRAM TO    G.O.D. billboard, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Photograph by Hiram To

11 Silent witnesses HIRAM TO

G.O.D. billboard, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Photograph by Hiram To

  12 Book review: Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection Edited by Judy Annear DENISE FERRIS    Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection    Edited by Judy Annear    Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 2007 $45 rrp

12 Book review: Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection Edited by Judy Annear DENISE FERRIS

Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection

Edited by Judy Annear

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 2007 $45 rrp

  13 Book review: Uncommissioned Art: The A-Z of Australian Graffiti Christine Dew RACHEL JESSIE-RAE O’CONNOR    Uncommissioned Art: The A-Z of Australian Graffiti    Christine Dew    The Miegunyah Press, Melbourne University Publishing, Melbourne, 2007 $39.95 rrp

13 Book review: Uncommissioned Art: The A-Z of Australian Graffiti Christine Dew RACHEL JESSIE-RAE O’CONNOR

Uncommissioned Art: The A-Z of Australian Graffiti

Christine Dew

The Miegunyah Press, Melbourne University Publishing, Melbourne, 2007 $39.95 rrp