November 2012 Issue 255

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