Issue 255 November 2012

1 Crafting pathos with Dani Marti UNA REY & FAYE NEILSON Dani Marti, and that’s it, 2011, video still, 31min:34sec; image courtesy the artist and Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

1 Crafting pathos with Dani Marti UNA REY & FAYE NEILSON

Dani Marti, and that’s it, 2011, video still, 31min:34sec; image courtesy the artist and Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

2 Dani Marti: Mariposa carrie miller Butterfly Man, 2012, video still, 4K UHDV, 19min. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

2 Dani Marti: Mariposa carrie miller

Butterfly Man, 2012, video still, 4K UHDV, 19min. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

3 Super 8 Deluxe ANDREW FROST Poster for the Sydney Super 8 Film Group’s 4th Super 8 Film Festival

3 Super 8 Deluxe ANDREW FROST

Poster for the Sydney Super 8 Film Group’s 4th Super 8 Film Festival

4 Lying Figure: Francis Bacon & the female nude MACUSHLA ROBINSON Francis Bacon, Lying figure, 1969, oil on canvas, 198 x 147.5cm; Foundation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel; ©The Estate of Francis Bacon; DACS/Licensed by Viscopy; showing in Francis Bacon: five decades, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, 17 November 2012 to 24 February 2013

4 Lying Figure: Francis Bacon & the female nude MACUSHLA ROBINSON

Francis Bacon, Lying figure, 1969, oil on canvas, 198 x 147.5cm; Foundation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel; ©The Estate of Francis Bacon; DACS/Licensed by Viscopy; showing in Francis Bacon: five decades, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, 17 November 2012 to 24 February 2013

5 Ken Whisson: As if JEREMY ECCLES Ken Whisson, From the Newspapers No. 6, 22/6/2003 to 10/8/2003, oil on linen, 110.5 x 120.5cm; private collection, Sydney. Image courtesy and © the artist.

5 Ken Whisson: As if JEREMY ECCLES

Ken Whisson, From the Newspapers No. 6, 22/6/2003 to 10/8/2003, oil on linen, 110.5 x 120.5cm; private collection, Sydney. Image courtesy and © the artist.

6 Anna Platten: a conundrum wrapped in an enigma MARGOT OSBORNE Anna Platten, Ourselves as Zoe. A dream, a web, a puzzle, 2011, oil on linen, 186.0 x 166.7cm; Collection: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Gift of Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club, 2011. Image courtesy and © the artist.

6 Anna Platten: a conundrum wrapped in an enigma MARGOT OSBORNE

Anna Platten, Ourselves as Zoe. A dream, a web, a puzzle, 2011, oil on linen, 186.0 x 166.7cm; Collection: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Gift of Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club, 2011. Image courtesy and © the artist.

7 Locality & Mobility: Australia & South Korea tandem-style Natalie KING & ALEXI GLASS-KANTOR WITH EMILY CORMACK Yeondoo Jung, Evergreen Tower, 2001, C-type print, 30 x 45cm

7 Locality & Mobility: Australia & South Korea tandem-style Natalie KING & ALEXI GLASS-KANTOR WITH EMILY CORMACK

Yeondoo Jung, Evergreen Tower, 2001, C-type print, 30 x 45cm

8 'Incheon, more than just an international airport' EN YOUNG AHN Incheon Art Platform Director, Seungmi Lee (centre) with En Young Ahn (left) and the chief curator, Korean National Museum of Contemporary Art

8 'Incheon, more than just an international airport' EN YOUNG AHN

Incheon Art Platform Director, Seungmi Lee (centre) with En Young Ahn (left) and the chief curator, Korean National Museum of Contemporary Art

9 The Artist is Absent: Reactivation: The 9th Shanghai Biennale DAVID CORBET Ryan Gander, Arrows, 2012, (detail) mixed media installation

9 The Artist is Absent: Reactivation: The 9th Shanghai Biennale DAVID CORBET

Ryan Gander, Arrows, 2012, (detail) mixed media installation

10 Mini Graff: Macro moves MILLAN PINTOS-LOPEZ Mini Graff, Big Con, Melbourne.

10 Mini Graff: Macro moves MILLAN PINTOS-LOPEZ

Mini Graff, Big Con, Melbourne.

11 Some words on Word of Mouth SARAH RICE Richard Whiteley, Illuminate, 2010, cast glass and metal, 57.5 diameter x 17cm; image courtesy the artist; photo: Greg Piper

11 Some words on Word of Mouth SARAH RICE

Richard Whiteley, Illuminate, 2010, cast glass and metal, 57.5 diameter x 17cm; image courtesy the artist; photo: Greg Piper

12 Strange Encounters at Substation, Newport STELLA GRAY Heather B Swann, Night’s Tongue, 2010, metal, plaster, resin, ink, boot polish; installation view, Substation, Newport, 2012; image courtesy the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne. Photo: Lucy Aulich

12 Strange Encounters at Substation, Newport STELLA GRAY

Heather B Swann, Night’s Tongue, 2010, metal, plaster, resin, ink, boot polish; installation view, Substation, Newport, 2012; image courtesy the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne. Photo: Lucy Aulich

13 Good shot! Shane Cotton's Smoking Gun PATRICK HUTCHINGS Shane Cotton, Smoking Gun, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 35.5 x 35.5cm. Image courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne/Sydney

13 Good shot! Shane Cotton's Smoking Gun PATRICK HUTCHINGS

Shane Cotton, Smoking Gun, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 35.5 x 35.5cm. Image courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne/Sydney

14 Artforce: NATSIAAs, ANKAAA & CIAF MAURICE O'RIORDAN Teho Ropeyarn, Mandang ikamba, vinyl-cut print on paper; image courtesy the artist and MAGNT, Darwin. photo: Regis Martin

14 Artforce: NATSIAAs, ANKAAA & CIAF MAURICE O'RIORDAN

Teho Ropeyarn, Mandang ikamba, vinyl-cut print on paper; image courtesy the artist and MAGNT, Darwin. photo: Regis Martin

15 obituaries: Adam Cullen 1965-2012 ASHLEY CRAWFORD Adam Knott, Adam Cullen, 2011, digital photograph, 40.64 x 50.8cm; image courtesy the artist

15 obituaries: Adam Cullen 1965-2012 ASHLEY CRAWFORD

Adam Knott, Adam Cullen, 2011, digital photograph, 40.64 x 50.8cm; image courtesy the artist

16 Virginia Kaise 1945-2012 ANTHONY CAMM Virginia Kaiser, Shapes in the Landscape, 2010, bulrushes and rattan; Muehlerbeckia and rattan; photo: Boris Hlavica  

16 Virginia Kaise 1945-2012 ANTHONY CAMM

Virginia Kaiser, Shapes in the Landscape, 2010, bulrushes and rattan; Muehlerbeckia and rattan; photo: Boris Hlavica

 

17 Flora Captured: Reproduction - Eucalyptus pyriformis MELISSA WATTS riformis, 1888, Plate 36 from The Forest Flora of South Australia, Part 8, chromolithograph, 55 x 42.6 cm: Collection: Art Gallery of Ballarat; purchased with funds from the Hilton White Bequest, 2011   18 books: Marita Bullock, Memory of Fragments: Visualising Difference in Australian History LOUISE MARTIN-CHEW

17 Flora Captured: Reproduction - Eucalyptus pyriformis MELISSA WATTS

riformis, 1888, Plate 36 from The Forest Flora of South Australia, Part 8, chromolithograph, 55 x 42.6 cm: Collection: Art Gallery of Ballarat; purchased with funds from the Hilton White Bequest, 2011

 

18 books: Marita Bullock, Memory of Fragments: Visualising Difference in Australian History LOUISE MARTIN-CHEW

19 emfiles: Dan Lorrimer VANESSA WRIGHT Dan Lorrimer, 8748cm3, 2009, steel, thermoformed plastic, 60 x 20 x 25cm; photo: Mitchell Brooks

19 emfiles: Dan Lorrimer VANESSA WRIGHT

Dan Lorrimer, 8748cm3, 2009, steel, thermoformed plastic, 60 x 20 x 25cm; photo: Mitchell Brooks

20 Zie Gong MAURICE O'RIORDAN Zie Gong, Stairway to the Heart, 2012, digital print on archival paper; composite and detail images; image courtesy the artist

20 Zie Gong MAURICE O'RIORDAN

Zie Gong, Stairway to the Heart, 2012, digital print on archival paper; composite and detail images; image courtesy the artist